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20 October 2018

Bruskin Grigory

6 Place in the rating "Top 100 Reputed Authors"


About the artist
Birthdate
21.10.1945
Education
Moscow institute of textile, department of art (1963-1968)
Grants and Awards
Kandinsky Prize in nomination ‘Project of the year’ (2012)
Art Techniques
Painting, sculpture
Exhibition Record
Solo Exhibitions
‘H-Hour’, American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, USA
‘Collection of archeologist’, Cultural fund ‘Art chronicle’, Moscow, Russia
2012 
‘Time of Ch’, Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow, Russia
2010 
‘Alefbet’, Museum of art and history of Judaism, Paris, France
2009 
‘Twilight of Gods’, gallery ‘Marlboro’, New York, USA
2006 
‘Alefbet. Shpalera’, A.S. Pushkin state museum of fine arts, Moscow, Russia
‘Mythology and mysticism’, Alex Meerovich gallery, San Francisco, USA
‘Collection of archeologist’, Patris Trigano gallery, Paris, France
2005 
‘Collection of archeologist’, gallery ‘Marlboro’, Monte-Carlo, Monaco
2004 
‘Contemporary archeology’, gallery ‘Marlboro’, New York, USA
2003 
‘Fragments of endless book’, museum ‘Judengasse’, Frankfurt on the Mein, Germany
2002 
Solo exhibition, Kunsthalle, Emden, Germany
2001 
‘Life everywhere’, A.S. Pushkin state museum of fine arts, Moscow, Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
2000 
Solo exhibition, gallery ‘Marlboro’, Boca-Raton, USA
1999 
‘Life above all things’, Andy Illin gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
1998 
‘Life everywhere’, gallery ‘Marlboro’, New York, USA
1997 
‘Birth of the hero’, Andy Illin gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
1996 
‘Revisions’, gallery ‘Marlboro’, New York, USA
1995 
‘Mythical figures’, gallery ‘Meerovich’, San Francisco, USA
Solo exhibition, National museum of fine arts, Buenos-Aires, Argentina
1994 
‘Metamorphoses’, gallery ‘Meerovich’, San Francisco, USA
‘General instruction and other works’, gallery ‘Marlboro’, New York, USA
‘Painting. Sculpture. Graphics’, Linda Harris gallery, Seattle, USA
1993 
‘Painting, picture and sculpture’, gallery ‘Struve’, Chicago, USA
1992 
Solo exhibition, Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
‘General instruction/Lev Rubinstein. Other name’, A.S. Pushkin state museum of fine arts, Moscow, Russia
Solo exhibition, Alex Lahmann gallery, Cologne, Germany
1991 
‘Personal mythology’, Erika Meerovich gallery, San Francisco, USA
‘Art and sculpture’, Grace Hokin gallery, Palm-Beach, USA
1990 
Solo exhibition, gallery ‘Marlboro’, New York, USA
1984 
Solo exhibition, Central house of art workers, Moscow, Russia
1983 
Solo exhibition, Vilnius, Lithuania
1976 
Solo exhibition, Central house of artists, Moscow, Russia
Group Exhibitions
2001-2002 
‘Das rote Haus. Zeitgenossische russische Kunst aus der Sammlung Bierfreund’, Urban gallery ‘Bietingheim-Bissingen’ / Urban gallery ‘Villa Zandere’, Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
2001 
‘Dumbo Double Deuce. New York & Russian Artists’, Dumbo, New York, USA
2000-2001 
‘Collection of Hans and Uschi Velle’, Graphical office, National museum of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2000 
‘Art of 20 century. New constant exposition of contemporary Russian art’, State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia
‘The New Wing for the Nancy and Norton Dodge Collection of Nonconformist Art from the Soviet Union 1956-1986’, Art museum of Jane Voorhees Zimmerli, Rutgers University, New-Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
‘Realizing Future’, Museum of Jewish culture, New York, USA
‘Nonconformisten 1955-1988. Die Zweite Russische Avantgarde. Chronik. Bilder und Fotodokumente aus der Sammlung Bar-Gera’, Märkisches Museum, Witten, Germany
‘L'Homme qui marche. De Rodin a Mimran. Sculptures’, Palais-Royal, Paris, France / Lange Voorhout, Hague, Netherlands
‘L'arte vietata in U.R.S.S. 1955-1988. Non-conformisti dalla Collezione Bar-Gera’, gallery of contemporary art ‘Palazzo Forti’, Verona, Italy
‘Eden Zion Utopia. Zur Geschichte der Zukunft im Judentum’, Jewish museum, Vienna, Austria
‘American and Russian Nonconformist Art’, Marjorie Barrick Museum, Las Vegas, USA
1999 
‘Book of artists 1970-1990’, A.S. Pushkin state museum of fine arts, Moscow, Russia
‘Art Projects in the renovated Reichstag’, Reichstag, Berlin, Germany
‘20th Century Sculpture’, Nassau county art museum, New York, USA
1998-1999 
‘Forbidden Art. The Postwar Russian Avant-Garde’, College of design, gallery ‘Alice de Rule Williamson’, Pasadena, California, USA / Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg, State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia / Art Museum of Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, USA
1998 
‘It's the Real Thing: Soviet and Post-Soviet Sots Art & American Pop Art’, Art Museum of Weismann, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
1997 
‘Nonconformist Art from the Soviet Union’, Palace of arts, Budapest, Hungary
‘Contemporary Artists Welcome the New Year -The Jewish Museum List Graphic Commission’, Museum of Jewish culture, New York, USA
‘Artistas Nao Conformistas da Uniao Sovietica. The Nancy and Norton Dodge Collection’, Zimmerli Art Museum, Lisbon, Portugal
1996 
‘Section of latest flows: first five years’, Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
‘On Paper’, gallery ‘Marlboro’, New York, USA
‘Nonconformisten. Die zweite Russische Avantgarde 1955-1988. Collection of Bar-Gera’, Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia, State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia / Art institute and gallery, Frankfurt on the Mein, Exhibition hall Bavarian department of culture, Leverkusen, Museum of Joseph Albers, Bottrop, Germany
1995 
‘Sculpture in the Little Forest’, Ra’anana, Israel
‘Russian Jewish Artists in a Century of Change 1890-1990’, Museum of Jewish culture, New York, USA
‘Reinventing the Emblem’, Art gallery of Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
‘On Paper’, gallery ‘Marlboro’, New York, USA
‘Moscow: The Group’, gallery of Heidi Newhoff, New York, USA
‘From Gulag to Glasnost. Non-Conformist Art from the Soviet Union 1956-1986.
Collection of Nancy and Norton Dodge’, Art museum of Jane Voorhees Zimmeli, Rutgers University, New-Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
1994-1995 
‘Itinere’, Centre of contemporary art, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
1993 
‘Post-modernism and tradition’, State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia
‘Еuгора-Еuгора. Das Jahrhundert der Avantgarde in Mittel und Osteuropa’, Exhibition art hall of the Federal Republic of Germany, Bonn, Germany
‘Von Malewitsch bis Kabakov. Russische Avantgarde im 20. Jahrundert. Collection of Ludwig museum’, Joseph-Haubrich-kunsthalle, Cologne, Germany
‘A la decouverte... de collections romandes’, Museum of contemporary art, Lausanne, Switzerland
1992 
‘Diaspora’, Central house of artists, Moscow, Russia
‘On Paper’, gallery ‘Marlboro’, New York, USA
1991 
‘Artistas Rusos Contamporaneos’, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
1990 
‘Chagall to Kitaj. The Jewish Experience in 20th Century Art’, Art gallery ‘Barbikan’, London, Great Britain
1989-1992 
‘Bilderfurden Himmel-Kunstdrachen’, Palace of arts, Munich, Germany / Big city hall, Paris, France / Collection of Nordrhein-Westfalen territory, Dusseldorf, Germany / Central house of artists, Moscow, Russia / Deichtor-halle, Hamburg, Germany / Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, Lisbon, Portugal / Museum of fine arts, Brussels, Belgium / National gallery, Berlin, Germany / Charlottenburg, Copenhagen, Denmark
1989 
‘Von der Revolution zur Perestroika: Sowjetische Kunst aus der Sammlung Ludwig’, Art museum, Luzern, Switzerland / Palace of Virrein-Ahuntament, Barcelona, Spain / museum of contemporary art, Saint-Etienne, France
‘Sculpture by Abakanowicz, Botero, Bruskin, Davies, Grooms, Mason’, gallery ‘Marlboro’, New York, USA
‘Recent Acquisitions’, Museum of contemporary art, New York, USA
‘Artists for Liberty, Berlin Wall. Foundation Pascal Jeandet’, Paris, France / London, Great Britain/ Madrid, Spain
‘100 Years of Russian Art 1889-1989: From Private Collections in the USSR’, Art gallery ‘Barbikan’, London, Great Britain
1988 
‘Sowejetkunst heute’, Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany
‘Olympiad of Art’, Nzational museum of contemporary art, Seoul, South Korea
‘Kunstdrachen: Bilderfurden Himmel’, Art museum of Miyagi Prefecture, Sendai, Japan
‘Ich lebe – Ich sehe. Kunstler der achtziger Jahre in Moskau’, Bern art museum, Bern, Switzerland
‘Glasnost – Die neue Freiheit der sowjetischen Maler’, Kunsthalle, Emden, Germany
1987 
‘Artist and modernity’, gallery ‘At Kashirka’, Moscow, Russia
‘Retrospective of 1957-87’, Exhibition hall ‘Hermitage’, Moscow, Russia
‘Object’, Exhibition hall of Moscow city committee of graphic artists, Moscow, Russia
1966 
‘Seventh youth exhibition’, House of artists, Moscow, Russia 
Biennale
1993 
‘Fudgisankei’, Biennale of contemporary sculpture, Museum at open air, Hakone, Japan
45th Venetian biennale of contemporary art, Venice, Italy
Collections
State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia / Russian State Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia / A.S. Pushkin state museum of fine arts, Moscow, Russia / Moscow museum of contemporary art, Moscow, Russia / State centre of contemporary art, Moscow, Russia / Collection ‘Museum of avant-garde art’, Moscow, Russia / Museum ‘ART4’, Moscow, Russia
New museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia / P. Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany / Office of graphics, National museums of Berlin, Berlin, Germany / Kunsthalle, Emden, Germany / Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel / Gallery of national art, Caracas, Venezuela / Museum of contemporary art, New York, USA / Museum of Jane Voorhees Zimmerli, collection of Norton and Nancy Dodge, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA / Museum of Jewish culture, New York, USA / Arkansas art centre, Little Rock, USA / Milwaukee art museum, Milwaukee, USA / Portland art museum, Portland, USA / Fund of graphic art of Achenbach, Museum of contemporary art, San Francisco, USA / Kolodzei Art Fund, Highland-Park, New Jersey, USA / Chicago art institute, Chicago, USA / Collection of Petr Aven, Moscow, Russia / Collection of Vladimir and Ekaterina Semenikhiny, Moscow, Russia / Collection of Eugeny Nutovich, Moscow, Russia / Collection of Bar-Gera, Germany / Israel / Collection of James and Mireille Levi, Lausanne, Switzerland / New York, USA / Collection of Marshall and Maureen, New York, USA/ Collection of Milos Forman, New York, USA / Collection of Nina and Claude Grouen, San Francisco, USA / Collection of Eric A. Peshler, Zurich, Switzerland
Publication
Publications and Reviews
Groys B and Wall newspaper, ‘Allegorical human’, 2013
Lipovetsky M., Znamya, №9, ‘To attend as the absence allows’, 2005
Hans Peter Rize, Wall newspaper, ‘Archeological expeditions’, 2013
Alexandrov N., Lehaim, ‘Upgraded Grisha Bruskin’, 2008
Tolstova A., Kommersant, ‘Signs of weaving’, 2012
Groys B., Lehaim, ‘Soviet antiquities’, 2010
Vasilieva Zh., Lehaim, ‘Art of being an archeologist’, 2010
Hans Peter Rize, Chaika, ‘Archeological expeditions of  Grisha Bruskin’, 2004
Diakonov V., Kommersant, ‘White level of menace’, 2012
Prigov D., New literary review, ‘Three friendly messages to artist and composer Grigory Davidovich Bruskin about verbal activity of the latter’, 2006
Prigov D., Znamya, №2, ‘Grisha Bruskin. Past imperfect simple’, 2002
Bruskin G., Wall newspaper, ‘Time of Ch’, 2012
Tsipenyuk O., Kommersant, ‘Grisha Bruskin: I believe in unbelief’, 2014
Catalogues
‘Time of Ch’ (2012) 
‘Nonconformisten 1955-1988. Die Zweite Russische Avantgarde. Chronik. Bilder und Fotodokumente aus der Sammlung Bar-Gera’ (2000) 
‘L'Homme qui marche. De Rodin a Mimran. Sculptures’ (2000) 
‘L'arte vietata in U.R.S.S. 1955-1988. Non-conformisti dalla Collezione Bar-Gera’ (2000) 
‘Eden Zion Utopia. Zur Geschichte der Zukunft im Judentum’ (2000) 
‘Book of an artist 1970-1990’ (1999) 
‘20th Century Sculpture’ (1999) 
‘Forbidden Art. The Postwar Russian Avant-Garde’ (1998-1999) 
‘It's the Real Thing: Soviet and Post-Soviet Sots Art & American Pop Art’ (1998) 
‘Artistas Nao Conformistas da Uniao Sovietica. The Nancy and Norton Dodge Collection’ (1997) 
‘On Paper’ (1996) 
‘Nonconformisten. Die zweite Russische Avantgarde 1955-1988. Collection of Bar-Gera’ (1996) 
‘Russian Jewish Artists in a Century of Change 1890-1990’ (1995) 
‘Reinventing the Emblem’ (1995) / ‘Moscow: The Group’ (1995) 
‘From Gulag to Glasnost. Non-Conformist Art from the Soviet Union 1956-1986. Collection of Nancy and Norton Dodge’ (1995) 
‘Itinere’ (1994-1995) 
‘Von Malewitsch bis Kabakov. Russische Avantgarde im 20. Jahrundert. Collection of Ludwig Museum’ (1993) 
‘Fujisankel Biennale’ (1993) 
‘Drawing the Line Against AIDS’ (1993) 
‘A la decouverte... de collections romandes’ (1993) 
‘Artistas Rusos Contamporaneos’ (1991) 
‘Chagall to Kitaj. The Jewish Experience in 20th Century Art’ (1990) 
‘Bilderfurden Himmel-Kunstdrachen’ (1989-1992) 
‘Von der Revolution zur Perestroika: Sowjetische Kunst aus der Sammlung Ludwig’ (1989) 
‘Sculpture by Abakanowicz, Botero, Bruskin, Davies, Grooms, Mason’ (1989) 
‘Artists for Liberty, Berlin Wall. Foundation Pascal Jeandet’ (1989) 
‘100 Years of Russian Art 1889-1989: From Private Collections in the USSR’ (1989) 
‘Sowejetkunst heute’ (1988) 
‘Olympiad of Art’ (1988) 
‘Kunstdrachen: Bilderfurden Himmel’ (1988) 
‘Ich lebe – Ich sehe. Kunstler der achtziger Jahre in Moskau’ (1988) 
‘Glasnost – Die neue Freiheit der sowjetischen Maler’ (1988)
Books
‘Additional details in letter’, New literary review, 2005
‘In thoughts by you’, New literary review, 2003
‘Past imperfect simple’, New literary review, 2001
‘Das Alphabet des Grisha Bruskin. Kunsthalle in Emden publication’ 2002
‘Direct and indirect additions’, New literary review, 2008
‘Past Imperfect’, Syracuse University Press, 2008
‘Towards Bruskin’, New literary review, 2011
‘H-Hour (English language edition)’, Kerber Art publishes, 2012
‘Grisha Bruskin. Collection of an archeologist’, Publishing house BREUS, 2013
‘Grisha Bruskin. Archaeologist's Collection (English language edition)’, Kerber Art publishes, 2013

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