Bucharest International Wine Contest 2013 – (click to watch video interview)
Artist's News and Exhibitions
Participating in the ”The Exclusive Exhibition” Curated By USIA, Bulgari Hotel & Residences - London on April 4, 2014. My piece Marilyn has been forecasted to rise in price by 72%.
Five works are hanging in a special exhibition at the Home House Bison Bar from January through July 2014. All works are for sale during the exhibition.
"Shaping Beautiful Nudes from Old Corks," Claire Adamson writes, "Engelhardt has also used the crystals formed by tartaric acid on corks... 'it came from the wine. Like everything I do, I try to take advantage of what’s given to me and make it work.'” Wine-Searcher.com, October 26, 2013.
2013 Threadneedle Prize FINALIST and WINNER of the Visitors' Choice Award – "The Prize provides experienced and emerging artists with the opportunity to showcase their work... one of the largest art prizes in the UK." October 2013.
"Genius In A Bottle: Amazing Wine Cork Mosaics," John Staughton writes "... this final dash of artistic complexity sealed my judgement of Engelhardt as a gifted and visionary new talent." Art Outside the Lines Blog – InventorSpot.com, May 22, 2013.
Interviewed by Monique Soltani, 2012 Wine Blog Awards Winner – (click just below the 'o' on Show in the Listen Here bar to jump to interview) – Wine Oh TV, May 15, 2013.
"The Other Art Fair 2013 – Our Favourite Works" – Conrad Engelhardt, 'Marilyn', UltraVie, April 30, 2013.
"The Other Art Fair 2013 – Highlights... Last but not least was probably my pick of the fair. Conrad Engelhardt... I was surprised that a gallery like Opera or Rook & Raven hasn't already snapped him up.," London Art Scene, April 27, 2013.
THE OTHER ART FAIR – Chosen as one of the "UK's Best Unrepresented Artists" from over 500 applicants for "the UK's Leading Artist–Led Fair," London, April 25-28, 2013.
"What A Corker: Artist's Innovative Portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi," London24, April 16, 2013.
"New Top Artists: Grab Their Works Before It's Too Late" UK Huffington Post, April 11, 2013
Short Stories Section, Notre Dame Magazine, Spring 2013.
"Wine Cork Art – Fashion Icons" – "The very talented Conrad Engelhardt shows us that fashion can be presented in many forms," GracieOpulanza.com, February 4, 2013.
FIRST SOLO EXHIBITION
"FULL BODIED: AN ART TASTING"
HOXTON GALLERY AT THE ARCH, January 25-27, 2013.
"Inside Cork By Cork's London Studio," ApartmentTherapy.com, January 25, 2013.
"Unfiltered is a great lover of the visual arts,... At last, we've found in Conrad Engelhardt a wine artist who understands us." Wine Speculator – Unfiltered, November 29, 2012.
"Artists In Shoreditch: Interview With Conrad Engelhardt," Made In Shoreditch Magazine, November 18, 2012.
"Conrad Engelhardt's Wine Cork Collages Portray Nudes Reclining And Wining (PHOTOS)," The Huffington Post – Arts & Culture, November 9, 2012.
"What A Corker! Artist Creates Collages Of Nude Models Using Hundreds Of Wine Bottle Stops," UK Daily Mail Online, November 7, 2012.
"Conrad Engelhardt's Stained Wine Cork Paintings," Oddity Central, November 2, 2012.
First artwork, triptych, Nude Woman Lying On Couch (2012), hung in Terence Conran's Lutyens Restaurant in London, August 2012 (photo left). Also see Lutyens September 2012 Newsletter.
"Artist Creates Masterpiece From Recycled Wine Corks," Packaging News, May 2, 2012.