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Chernysheva Olga

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About the artist
All-Union state institute of cinematography (1986) 
Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten (1995-1996)
Grants and Awards
Short-list of the prize ‘Innovation’ (2006)
Short-list of Artes Mundi (2010)
Art Techniques
Photography, painting, graphic arts
Exhibition Record
Solo Exhibitions
‘Olga Chernysheva: Vague Accent’, The Drawing Center, New York, USA 
‘Comossibilities’, Kunsthalle, Erfurt, Germany 
‘Olga Chernysheva’, Foxy Production Gallery, New York, USA 
‘Conversation. Olga Chernysheva and Cosmin Costinaş’, VAK, Utrecht, Netherlands 
‘Olga Chernysheva’, Gallery Calvert22, London, Great Britain 
‘Inner Dialog’, Bank Austria Kunstforum, Vienna, Austria 
‘Adventure Istiklal’, Yapi Kredi Kazim Taskent Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey 
‘Cesuras’, Galerie Volker Diehl, Berlin, Germany 
‘Acquaintances’, White Space Gallery, London, Great Britain 
‘After Eisenstein’, Lunds Konsthall, Lund, Sweden 
‘Emergency Drawings’ with Michael Alshibaya, Metis_NL Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
‘Olga Chernysheva’, Foxy Production, New York, USA
‘Solo Screening’, MoMA, New York, USA 
‘Isle of Sparks’, Foxy Production Gallery, New York, USA 
‘Involutions’, Catherine Bastide Gallery, Brussels, Belgium 
‘Panorama’, Stella Art Gallery, Moscow, Russia 
‘Sites’, Sidney Biennale, Sidney, Australia 
‘Zone of Happiness’, Stella Art Gallery, Moscow, Russia 
‘Emerging Figures’, White Space gallery, London, Great Britain 
‘Zone of happiness’, Heckenhauer Gallery, Berlin, Germany 
‘Zone of happiness’, Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia 
‘Olga Chernysheva’, Moscow house of photography, Moscow, Russia 
‘Life/Style’, Gallery ‘Krokin’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Light is Coming’, XL Gallery, Moscow, Russia 
‘Die, der, das Fremde’, Galerie Christine Koenig, Vienna, Austria 
‘Kindred ties’, Gallery ‘Fine Art’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Olga Chernysheva. Andrey Khlobystin’, Galerie Christine Konig & Franziska Lettner, Vienna, Austria 
‘Single Works’, Galerie Singel 74, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
‘More chocolate’ (with Stephen Shanabrooke), L Gallery, Moscow, Russia 
‘Pro-portion’, Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia 
‘Olga Chernysheva’, Krings-Ernst Galerie, Cologne, Germany 
‘Olga Chernysheva’, Gallery 1.0, Moscow, Russia 
‘New Works’ (with Anton Olshvang), Storm Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
‘Black-white exhibition’ (with Anton Olshvang), Museum Kino, Moscow, Russia
Group Exhibitions
 ’Towards the source’, Museum of contemporary art ‘Garage’, Moscow, Russia 
‘1991’, Museum Art4, Moscow, Russia 
‘Contemporary Russian artists-participants Venetian biennale’, Central exhibition hall ‘Manezh’, St. Petersburg, Russia
‘Department of labor and employment’, Ekaterinburg museum of fine arts, Ekaterinburg, Russia
‘Drawing Now’, Museum Albertina, Vienna, Austria 
‘Promise of a landscape’, Museum of contemporary art PERMM, Perm, Russia 
‘Li/ve: painting and video in relationships’, Gallery ‘At Solyanka’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Nowadays picture’, Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
‘A dog’s life’, Gallery Red October, Moscow, Russia 
‘Photograph of the future’, State centre for contemporary art, Moscow, Russia 
‘Before the end of the world’, Gallery pop/off/art, Moscow, Russia 
‘A total lie. Art of political metaphor’, Gallery pop/off/art, Moscow, Russia 
‘Prisoners of emptiness’, State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia 
‘Wunder’, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany
Ludwig Muzeum, Budapest, Hungary 
Kunstverein, Nurnberg, Germany 
‘Ostalgia’, New Museum, New York, USA 
‘Modernikon’, Curated by Francesco Bonami, La Casa dei Tre Oci, Venice, Italy 
Musée Du Louvre, Paris, France 
ARTES MUNDI 4, Cardiff, Great Britain 
‘Futurology’, Museum of contemporary art ‘Garage’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Photo I, Photo You’, Calvert 22, London, England 
‘Turbulent world - Telling Time’, Academie der Kunst, Berlin, Germany 
‘A Passion for Creation The Hog Kong’, Museum of Art, Hong Kong, China 
‘Réalités Urbaines’, FRAC Bretagne (Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain Bretagne), Lannion, France 
‘MoskvApolis’, Perm museum of contemporary art PERMM, Perm, Russia 
‘A Letter Concerning Enthusiasm’, AR-GE Kunst, Galerie Museum, Boden, Sweden 
‘The Front Room’, Contemporary Art Museum St Louis, St. Louis, USA
‘Frontiers of Time. Wrinkles in time - Imagines unconfined’, IVAM (Institut Valencia d´Art Modern), Valencia, Italy 
‘Everything, then, passes between us’, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany 
‘Europe XXL’, Lille 3000, Lille, France
‘Dress Codes’, The Third ICP Triennial of Photography and Video, International Center of Photography Triennial, New York, USA 
‘LentSpace’, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, USA
‘Future depends on you’, Moscow museum of contemporary art, Moscow, Russia 
‘Moving Stills’, Musée d'Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
‘On The Line’, Center for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne, Australia 
‘Anonymous episode 1 & March’, 5th annual Festival of Female Cinema in San Diego, San Diego, USA
Museum of Photographic Arts and Reuben H. Fleet Science Center in Balboa Park, San Diego, USA
‘Russian Dreams’, Bass Museum of Art, Miami, Florida, USA 
‘After Eizenstein’, Lunds Konsthall, Lund, Sweden 
‘I Believe’, Centre of contemporary art ‘Vinzavod’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Progressive Nostalgia’, Centro per l'arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy
‘Moscopolis’, Пространство Louis Vuitton, Paris, France
‘Time of the Storytellers’, Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland 
‘Moscopolis’, Space Louis Vuitton, Paris, France 
‘Dialogues’, Le Quartier, Quimper, France 
‘Contested Spaces in Post-Soviet Art, Russia Redux 2’, Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, New York, USA 
‘Caspar David Friedrich – die Erfindung der Romantik’, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany 
‘Spivaks Generation’, Kewenig Galerie, Cologne, Germany 
‘Soleil Noir, Depression and Society’, Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg, Austria 
47th OctoberR Salon, Belgrade, Siberia 
‘Arbeit’, Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck, Austria 
‘Peripheral Vision’,Chapter, Cardiff, Wales 
‘Katharina Prospekt’, MoMu, Antwerpen, Belgium 
‘Craving Your Indulgence at THE GREAT UNSIGNED’, London, Great Britain 
‘Russia!’, Solomon Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA 
‘Za Czerwonym Horyzontem’, Zamek Ujazdowski, Warsaw, Poland 
‘Mobile’, Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck, Austria 
‘Privatisierungen’, Kunst-Werke, Berlin, Germany 
‘System of Coordinates. Russian Art Today’, Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb, Poland 
‘Watch out!’ Art from Moscow and St. Petersburg, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway 
‘Berlin–Moskau/Moscow-Berlin 1950-2000’, State historical museum, Moscow, Russia
‘Controlled democracy’, White Space gallery, London, England 
‘Berlin–Moskau/Moscow-Berlin 1950-2000’, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany 
‘Contemporary Russian painting 1992-2002’, State exhibition hall ‘New Manezh’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Contributions from Venice Biennale 2001’, Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark 
‘TV series’, Central exhibition hall ‘Manezh’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Milano - Europе 2000’, Palazzo Triennale, Милан, Италия 
‘Memory of a body’, Central exhibition hall/Central house of artists/Museum-exhibition complex, Nizhny Novgorod/Moscow/Krasnoyarsk, Russia 
‘Dynamic pairs’, Gallery of M. Guelman at the building of the Central exhibition hall ‘Manezh’/Russian State Museum, Moscow/St. Petersburg, Russia 
 ’Memory of a body’, State museum of history, Peter and Paul’s fortress, St. Petersburg, Russia 
‘Fauna’, State exhibition hall ‘New Manezh’, Moscow, Russia 
Zahenta National Gallery of Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland 
‘Medialization’, Estonia Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia 
‘Zonen der Verstoerung’, Steirischer Herbst, Graz, Austria 
‘Maessig und gefraessig’, Museum fur Angewandte Kunst (MAK), Vienna, Austria 
‘Kunst im verborgenen. Nonkonformisten Russland 1957-1995’, Moscow, Wilhelm-Hack Museum/Documenta-Halle/Staatliches Lindenau Museum, Ludwigshafen/Kassel/Altenburg, Germany 
‘a Mosca... a Mosca...’, Villa Campoleto, Herculaneum; Galleria Comunale d'Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy 
‘Aesthetic experiences’, Museum-manor ‘Kuskovo’, Moscow, Russia 
‘In de USSR en erbuiten’, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
‘Reproduction – mon amour’, Central exhibition hall ‘Manege’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Open Atelier’, Rijksakademie, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
‘I don't actually have to go’, Lumen Travo Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands 
‘in Moskau... in Moskau...’, Badischer Kunstverein. Karlsruhe, Germany 
‘Interregnum’, Kunsthalle Nurnberg, Nurnberg, Germany
Art Fairs
ART PARIS (2013)
57th Venetian biennale
5th Moscow biennale of contemporary art, ‘Museum of contemporary art: Department of labor and employment’, Special project, State Tretyakov Gallery on Crimean Val, Moscow, Russia 
1st Kiev international biennale of contemporary art ARSENALE 2012 
6th Berlin biennale of contemporary art
3rd Moscow international biennale of contemporary art 
2nd Moscow international biennale of contemporary art 
Sidney biennale 
1st Moscow international biennale of contemporary art 
Photo biennale 2004 
49th Venetian biennale 
2nd Biennale in Cetinje
Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA / Tate, London, England / Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy / Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw, Poland / Artes Mundi, Cardiff, Wales / Bank Austria, Vienna, Austria / Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Wales / Louis Vuitton Foundation, Paris, France / Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, USA / Contemporary Art Museum, Avignon, France / Ludwig Forum fur Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany / FRAC Bretagne, Chateaugiron, France / The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway / Neuer Berliner Kunstuerein, Berlin, Germany / Banque NSMD/ABN-AMRO collection, Paris, France / Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England / Zimmerli Art Museum, New-Brunswick, USA / State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia / Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia / State centre of contemporary art, Moscow, Russia / Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow, Russia / Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia / Stella Art Foundation, Moscow, Russia / Collection of Viktor Bondarenko / Hoffman collection, Berlin, Germany
Publications and Reviews
‘I consist of negative definitions’, Artguide. April, 2015 
A conversation with artist Olga Chernysheva: ‘It is natural for me to believe in miracles’. 365mag. April, 2015
Art is the most pleasant occupation. Journal. August, 2012 
Prepositional case. E. Degot. Artinfo. September, 1993 
Point of silence. Paul Gerasimenko. July, 2014 
‘Conceptual ethnography of Olga Chernysheva’, The Art Newspaper Russia 
‘Olga Chernysheva: Art is the most pleasant occupation’, Journal
‘Olga Chernysheva. Clippings’ (2010) 
‘Olga Chernysheva. Works 2000-2008’ (2009) 
‘Olga Chernysheva. Acquaintances’ (2008) 
‘Olga Chernysheva’. Calvert 22, London (2010) 
‘Olga Chernysheva. Inner dialogue’. Catalogue to the exhibition (2009–2010) 
Catalogue to the exhibition ‘Zone of happiness’ (2004) 
‘Olga Chernysheva’ (2002) 
‘Olga Chernysheva. Second Life’ (2001)
Nova Benvey and Olga Chernysheva, Museum Garage (2016) 
‘Compossibilities. Olga Chernysheva’ V-A-C press/Hatje Cantz, Germany (2013)

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