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Tiiu Mager

Born 1942


1965–1970 Estonian State Art Institute, Department of Leather Art
1970–1996 artist at the leatherwork factory Linda
1994 member of the Estonian Artists’ Association
1994 member of the Estonian Leatherwork Artists' Union
Since 1970 has taken part in exhibitions

Selected exhibitions:
1973–2003 – national applied art exhibitions
1978, 1983, 1990 – exhibitions of bookbindings
1979, 1983, 1986, 1991, 1994 – group exhibitions of the artists of leatherwork factory Linda
1983 – 2nd Baltic triennial of applied art
1995, 1997, 2004 – “1+21. Silvi Kalda and Her Students”, Tallinn, Keila
1995, 2000, 2005, 2010 – International Exhibition of Artistic Bookbinding “Scripta manent”, Tallinn
1998 – exhibition of mini-books, Estonian Academic Library
2001, 2007 – 7th and 9th World Biennial of Art Bookbinding, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, St Rémy-lès-Chevreuse, France
2002 – 2nd International Exhibition of Bookbinding as Art, Macerata, Italy
2008 – exhibition-competition ”Poetic Bookbindings”, Academic Library of TLU
2009 – bookbinding exhibition "Estonian Traditional Culture", National Library of Estonia
2009 – bookbinding exhibition "9 sections", Tallinn Central Library
2011 – bookbinding exhibition "Kalevipoeg", Tallinn Central Library

Awards:
1970 – 2nd prize at the exhibition of bookbindings, Moscow
1990 – Grand Prix at the international exhibition of bookbindings “Binding of Epos”, Estonian Applied Art Museum
1998 – prize at the exhibition of mini-books, Estonian Academic Library
2000, 2005 – honourable mention at the International Exhibition of Bookbindings “Scripta manent”, Tallinn