Maksim Svishev

Maksim Svishev

Maksim Svishev

Maxim Svishev (b.1982, Leningrad, USSR) lives and works in Saint-Petersburg.


2005 Faculty of Fine Arts of the Herzen University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2000 Artistic and professional lyceum, specialization - "jeweler", Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Solo exhibitions

2019 Germinasis/ Corpuscles of Happiness, UVG Art Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2018 Cacophony of mind:Embellishment of brain, UVG Gallery, Ekaterinburg, Russia
2014 Insectum, Anna Nova Gallery, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2010 Waiting room, XL Gallery, Moscow, Russia
2008 Our Mashas, Anna Nova Gallery, Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Group exhibitions

2019 Stolen sun, NAMEGALLERY, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2018 Street Art Wonderland, Street Art Museum, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2018 LA Collection Air, the art park, Luzern, Switzerland 
2018 Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, parallel program, AZ museum, Moscow, Russia
2018 Cosmoscow 2018, Moscow, Russia
2018 Circus Circus Circus, Art4 museum, Moscow, Russia
2017 Nepokorennie 17, MMOMA, Moscow, Russia
2017 11CYFEST, digital media program, Media center, New York City, USA
2017 Brighter Days are Coming, Street Art Museum, Saint-Petersburg, Russia 
2016 1st (not)International Art Conference without money, residency of art and technology, «Quartariata», Peterhof, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2016 The longest night in the year, French Institute in Saint-Petersburg, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2016 Carrousel, «Zdes» gallery, Moscow, Russia
2016 Video forma, Kuryokhin center, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2015 Life zone, «M'ARS» Centre, Moscow, Russia
2013 Cyberfest, Moscow, Russia
2012 Apocalypse and the revival, the Chocolate house, parallel program of ARSENALE 2012, the first Kiev International Biennale of Contemporary Art, Kiev, Ukrain
2012 Monumental in the industrial space, Festival of video art, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2012 Participation in the concert of Karavaichuk, CCR «Garage», Moscow, Russia
2011 Art Edition 2011, Seoul, Republic of Korea
2010 Russian Video Show in New York in the frames of the «VIDEO SERENADE», EFA Project Space, New York City, USA
2010 The Fountain of Bakhchisarai, Bloa, France
2010 Parratissima, Turin, Italy
2010 Kai and white spot, gallery «T», Tokyo, Japan
2009 XIV Biennial of young artists from Europe and the Mediterranean «Skopje biennial 2009», Macedonia
2009 Vision, Museum of Contemporary Art PERMM, Perm, Russia
2008 Memory of the Fields, Cultural Center «Loft Project ETAGI», Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2008 Power of Water, State Russian Museum, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2008 Object Salon, Gallery «White space», London, UK
2008 The first-ever International Video art Festival", Orebro, Sweden
2008 Invasion-rejection, Factory «Red October», Moscow


2017 Short list in "Sergei Kuriokhin art prize award", nomination "Media object"
2011 Winner of the Sergei Kuryokhin Prize in the nomination "The best work of visual art" in 2011
2011 Special Prize of the French Embassy in the Russian competition "Innovation" in the "New Generation" nomination