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Povzner Aleksandr

Povzner Aleksandr

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About the artist
Birthdate
21.06.1971
Education
Institute of Contemporary Art Problems (2009) 
V.I. Surikov Moscow State Academic Institute of Art, Faculty of sculpture (1999) 
Russian Academy of painting, sculpture and architecture, Faculty of sculpture (1997)
Art Techniques
Painting, sculpture, graphics, installation
 
Exhibition Record
Solo Exhibitions
2017 
‘Fools’. Sidur Museum, Moscow, Russia 
2016 
‘Little resistance, little pathology’, Tapir Kunstraum, Berlin, Germany 
‘Just paper’, Gallery ‘Peresvetov alley’, Moscow, Russia 
2015 
‘Art-Experiment’, Museum of Contemporary Art ‘Garage’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Progress report ‘, XL gallery, Moscow, Russia 
2014 
‘Brutto 2’. Voronezh Centre for contemporary art, Voronezh, Russia 
‘HERE IN THIS HOUSE IN 2014 LIVED AND WORKED ARTIST ALEXANDER POVZNER’. Büro für kulturelle Übersetzungen, Leipzig, Germany 
2013 
‘Gone to the shop, will be back in 5 minutes’, XL gallery, Moscow, Russia 
2012 
‘Brutto’, XL gallery, Moscow, Russia 
2011 
‘Works’, Centre of creative industries ‘Factory’, Moscow, Russia 
2009 
‘Present perfect’, ‘Armyansky 13’ hall, Moscow, Russia 
Group Exhibitions
2016 
‘Playground’, GROUND Peschanaya, Moscow, Russia 
‘Small Size’, XL gallery, Moscow, Russia 
‘The root of the new’, Botanic garden of MSU ‘Pharmaceutical backyard’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Interaction: look of contemporary artists on the collection of Moscow Museum of Modern Art’, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, Russia 
‘Apes’, Darwin State Museum, Moscow, Russia 
‘Alternative theories of evolution’, Darwin State Museum, Moscow, Russia 
‘Out of the blue’, Sidur Museum, Moscow, Russia 
2015 
‘…hurray! Sculpture’, Centre of contemporary art ‘Vinzavod’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Personal business’, Museum-exhibition centre ‘A workman and a  collective farmer’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Open systems’, Museum of contemporary art ‘Garage’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Between Volga and Danube’, Russian Academy of Arts, Moscow, Russia 
‘Sculptors whom we don’t see’, Central exposition hall ‘Manege’, Moscow, Russia 
‘In the scope of identity’ Within the 9th International art symposium ‘Alanika’, Vladikavkaz, Russia
‘Thoughts aloud’, Zverev Centre of contemporary art, Moscow, Russia 
2014 
‘Grand portrait’, Studio 50А, Moscow, Russia 
‘If only...’, Divnogorie, Russia
‘Moscow, Russia. Barocco. 2014’, ‘Triumph’ gallery, Moscow, Russia 
‘Detective’, Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia 
‘Time travel’, Leipzig International Art Programme, Leipzig, Germany
‘Shadow of doubt’, Museum of contemporary art ‘Garage’, Moscow, Russia 
2013 
‘Bestiary’, Voronezh Centre of Contemporary Art, Voronezh, Russia 
Festival ‘TODAYS ART’, Hague, Netherlands
‘ЗАВТРА ВОДЫ НЕ БУДЕТ > NO WATER TOMORROW’, Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia 
2012 
‘Seems like there’s something missed’, Gallery 21, Moscow, Russia 
‘Stalker’, All-Russian scientific-research and design-and-engineering institute of metallurgic machine engineering, Moscow, Russia 
‘Counter-illusions’, Gallery 21, House of Culture ZIL, Moscow, Russia 
‘School of freedom’, Paperworks gallery, Moscow, Russia 
‘Toasting to the Revolution’, Family Business gallery, New York, USA 
‘I was here’, Open gallery, Moscow, Russia 
2011 
‘Out of practical knowledge’, Gallery GMG, Moscow, Russia 
‘Phantom monuments’, Museum of contemporary art ‘Garage’, Moscow, Russia 
2010 
‘Live museum of performance’, Voronezh Centre of Contemporary Art, Voronezh, Russia 
‘Time, ahead?’ Exposition of the graduates of Institute of contemporary art problems, Moscow, Russia 
‘Interpolare’, Verein für Raum und Form in der bildenden Kunst, Vienna, Austria 
‘Exposition’ Project artraum, Khokhlovsky 7, Moscow, Russia 
‘Rare species’, Centre of creative industries ‘Factory’, Moscow, Russia 
2009 
‘Save as’, ‘Armyansky 13’ hall, Moscow, Russia 
‘Table’, Apartment exposition, Moscow, Russia 
Festival of land-art ‘Care’, Russia 
‘Further on it will be up to us’, Voronezh Centre of Contemporary Art, Voronezh, Russia 
‘Art after the end of history’ diploma exposition of the Institute of Contemporary Art Problems, Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia 
2007 
‘GeniusLoci’, Typography ‘Original’, Moscow, Russia 
‘A war uncaused’, ‘Armyansky 13’ hall , Moscow, Russia 
Art Fairs
COSMOSCOW (2016, 2015, 2014)
Biennale
2017 
1st Triennial of Russian contemporary art 
2015 
3rd Ural industrial biennale of contemporary art
6th Moscow International biennale of contemporary art, special project, ‘No time’, Centre of contemporary art ‘Vinzavod’, Moscow, Russia 
2013 
5th Moscow International biennale of contemporary art, ‘Three days in October’, Special project, Historical memorial museum ‘Presnya’, Moscow, Russia 
‘Lenin: Ice-breaker’, Special project, Museum of contemporary art ‘Lentos’, Linz, Austria/Arctic exposition hall ‘Atomic ice-breaker ‘Lenin’, Murmansk, Russia/D.E.V.E. Gallery, Bruges, Belgium 
‘Weightlessness’, Special project, Museum-exposition centre ‘A workman and a collective farmer’, Moscow, Russia 
2012 
13th Venetian architectural biennale
2011 
4th Moscow International biennale of contemporary art, Special project, ‘Сontra mater’, Stroganovo Specialized school, Москва, Россия 
‘We build cities’, Special project, Gallery Artpeople, Moscow, Russia 
‘Good prospects / Gute aussichten’, Special project, House on the quay, Moscow, Russia 
‘Out of practical knowledge’, Special project, Gallery GMG, Moscow, Russia 
‘An hard look changes an object of contemplation’, Special object, Open gallery, Moscow, Russia 
2010 
2nd Moscow International biennale of contemporary art ‘Wait! Who’s coming?’ 
2009 
3rd Moscow International biennale of contemporary art
Collections
Gazprom Moscow, Russia / Museum of contemporary art ‘Garage’, Moscow, Russia and others
Publication
Publications and Reviews
Protocollum, 2016
Diakonov V. Perpetual silence // Kommersant. — 2012. — May 19.
Diakonov V. Dahl Dictionary // Kommersant. — 2012. — October 18. 
Valentin Diakonov. The new boring// Kommersant. 25.06.2010
Bloch G. Dialogue about the past // Art. — 2009. — № 3.
Books
Doa Aly ‘Sasha: A Portrait of Alexander Povzner’ (2015)


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