painting by alvi siren
Alvi Siren is a Ukranian painter, born in 1937 and brought up in Ukraine, Poltava region.
At an early age, she demonstrated remarkable talent with her artistry. Her innate desire to develop her natural creativeness, inspired her to pursue art not only as a profession, but as a way of life. She experimented with different painting styles to express her vision for abstractions, stills and nature.
Alvi Siren graduated from the Kharkov State University in 1959 and in 1963 was married and moved to live in Tallinn, Estonia. In 1973 she entered Estonian Academy of Arts and was taught by Mart Bormeister (1916 – 1991). After the first course she was compelled to leave the academy and from 1974 she was working scene-decorator for a number of theatrical organisations in Tallinn.
Alvi Siren was a freelance artist from 1985. She painted genre and decorative compositions, landscapes, and still life.
Alvi Siren passed away in Estonia in 2013.