Nina Tokhtaman Valetova

Studio Building
Studio Interior
Studio Location
Entropy, oil painting
Smithers, oil painting
Event Horizon, acrylic painting
Dreams of the Past, acrylic painting
Life as Distorted Line, oil painting
Tokhtaman Valetova
Artist's Statement

Originally from South Urals in Russia, Nina Tokhtaman Valetova is New York based american-russian artist. Holding Master's degree in Art from University BGPU in Ufa, she has been working as a painter since 1982.
Nina's works explore the relationship between ancient cultures, mythologies, fantasy,
metaphysics and philosophy.
The theme of metaphysical realism, visionary art , fantasy art has been very well presented in oil paintings and digital art works by Nina Tokhtaman Valetova. Experiments with color, composition and dimension make paintings enigmatic and paradoxical. Her works have philosophical depth . With imagination and meditation Nina uses as a student of Eastern philosophy of Zen the archetypes of the unconscious to the understanding of the universe multilateral thin. Her works have dreamlike quality , wherein objects frequently turn into one another .