About

Mária Čorejová (1975) is a painter, graphic designer and cultural operator. She is a graduate of painting school of prof. Daniel Fischer at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava. She is a Fulbright schollarships alumna (Art Institute of Boston, USA, 2002) and has completed several art residencies (Slippery Rock University of Pensylvania, USA, 1997; University of Houston-Clear Lake, USA, 1999; European Diploma in Cultural Project Management by Marcel Hicter Foundation, Brussels, Belgium, 2004; Strabag Kunstforum, Vienna, Austria, 2010; CIANT, Prague, Czech Republic, 2010; Regular Line Topolcany – San Francisco,The Laundry,  2017).
She exhibits individually and collectively in Slovakia and abroad (for example: 2018 Standing Waters, Remont Gallery, Belgrade; 2017 Standing Waters, City Gallery Bratislava; 2016 Liquid Borders, Gallery Loft8, Vienna, Austria; Maria Corejova, 2014 Gallery Bloc project, Sheffield, UK; Drawings… and Contents, Gallery of Slovak Institute, Prague, Czech Republic; Group exhibitions: 2018 Furta Sacra, City Gallery Bratislava; 2017 Regular Line, The Laundry, San Francisco, USA; 2016 Alone, City Gallery Bratislava; Memory-Phantom-Vision, Critiques Gallery, Prage, Czech Republic.
She was co-founder and member of artistic collectives Burundi and 13 kubikov collectives (active in 2004-2009).
Alongside with free artistic creation she operates as free lanced graphic designer. On regular basis she cooperates with edition houses f.a.c.e., Prešov and Orbis Pictus Istropolitana Bratislava; Gallery 19, Bratislava, Theatre Institute Bratislava, Italian Cultural Institute Bratislava and many others.  Since 2017 she is a head of Graphic design department at Josef Vydra School of Applied Arts in Bratislava.
She is also a book illustrator (A. Davilla: Cuentos Reunidos (2017), ed. f.a.c.e;
W. Szymborska: Big Number, 2016, ed. f.a.c.e; J. Buzássy: Pláň/Plain, ed. f.a.c.e, 2012,
J. Gavura: A Little Show of Pictures and Verses, ed. f.a.c.e, 2014 or T.S.Eliot: Šibalova príručka šikovných mačiek/Old Possum`s Book of Practical Cats, Slniečkovo, 2014).
Her works were published in various magazines and publications (Glosolália, 4/2014) or ENTER magazine, 2013
In 2010 she was finalist of international art competition Strabag Artaward International, 2010.
She lives and works in Bratislava, Slovakia.