Natalia Koren Kropf is a contemporary artist, based in New York, specializing in drawing, painting, work on paper, printmaking, and sculpture. Born and raised in St.Petersburg, Russia, Natalia received a solid classical foundation, which allows her to explore many ways of expression. Inspired by nature, music, and science, depicting movement and light remain recurring themes in her artworks, which she refers to as visual poems.


Notable exhibitions include New York University East Galleries, Parsons School of Design Gallery, NYC; International Print Center of New York, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, CT;  RAVE MIAMI Art Fair, Silvermine Artists Guild, CT; Monotype of New England, MA; Lynn Art Museum, MA; Arts Club of Washington DC; Strathmore Mansion, MD;  New York Public Library, Art Students League of New York, Awagami Handmade Paper, Tokushima, Japan; Kreuzeskirche Gallery, Essen, Germany, Modern Art Museum ARTMUZA, St.Petersburg, Russia, The State Darwin Museum, Moscow, Russia.


Natalia Koren Kropf’s work is in international private collections. She enjoys teaching community Art workshops at the New York Public Library. She is a member of the National Association of Women Artists, where she served as a President in 2019-2021. She also is a member of the Art Students League of New York, Monotype Guild of New England, and American Pushkin Society Artists Guild.  



Selected Exhibitions ( PDF )

Curriculum Vitae 


  •   School of Visual Arts

          New York City

  •  Parsons School of Design

          New York City

  •  Art Students League

          New York City

  •  National Academy of Fine Arts

          St.Petersburg, Russia

  •  Classical Lyceum of Fine Arts

          St.Petersburg, Russia


Work is represented in private collections in Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Greece, Cyprus, Finland, Russia, Japan, Lesotho, Argentina, and the United States.


2019  Celia Kaufman Memorial

        Award For Innovative Ceramic Sculpture

2016  Jean M. Leeman

        Award for ‎Printmaking 

2014  Esther C. Gayner Memorial

        Award for Printmaking 

2018  NAWA Certificate of Excellence

        Award in Photography