Born in Moscow, Margarita Gluzberg has lived in London since 1979. She studied at the Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford, and the Royal College of Art, London. While studying, she worked on theatre productions as a designer and illustrated two children’s books.
Over the last two decades, her work has been presented at major contemporary art spaces that include the MAC/VAL, Paris; CAC, Vilnius; Rooseum, Malmö; KAdE Kunsthal, The Netherlands; Lunds Konsthall, Lund; British School, Rome (where she was a Wingate Scholar); Drawing Room, London; and Site Gallery, Sheffield. In 2016 her Wellcome Trust project Rock On Bones, a series of multi-media Performance Lectures, was staged at the De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill; Performance Studio, London and the Royal College of Art. Her most recent solo exhibition In Paradise at Pushkin House, London was a ‘biogra-fictional’ project that marked 40 years of her life in the UK.
Gluzberg has had an extensive teaching career, becoming Senior Lecturer at the Royal Academy Schools in 2018.
Margarita GluzbergGrey-Peach 1960 Mix, 2022Pastel and graphite pencil on canvas165 x 145 cm | 65 x 57 1/8 in
Margarita GluzbergPink-Violet 1960 Mix, 2022Pastel and graphite pencil on canvas186 x 165 cm | 73 1/4 x 65 in
Margarita GluzbergSmall Twilight, 2022Pastel and graphite pencil on canvas75 x 94 cm | 29 1/2 x 37 in
Margarita Gluzberg and Federico Campagna in-conversationNow available on YouTube February 8, 2023During her solo exhibition Proper Time, Margarita Gluzberg spoke in-conversation with philosopher Federico Campagna. The podcast style recording is now available on the Karsten Schubert...Read more
Margarita Gluzberg and Federico Campagna in-conversationFriday 18 November, 10:00am November 7, 2022Join a breakfast in-conversation at Karsten Schubert London with artist Margarita Gluzberg and philosopher Federico Campagna. Campagna wrote the essay accompanying Gluzberg's solo exhibition Proper...Read more