Maksim Svishev

Maksim Svishev

Maksim Svishev

Born in 1982 in Leningrad, USSR.
Lives and works in Saint-Petersburg.
Education: Artistic and professional lyceum, specialisation - "jeweler", Saint-Petersburg, 2000.
Faculty of Fine Arts of the Herzen University, Saint-Petersburg, 2005.

Solo exhibitions

2014 "Insectum", Anna Nova gallery, Saint-Petersburg
2010 “Waiting room”, XL gallery, Moscow
2008 “Our Mashas”, Anna Nova gallery, Saint-Petersburg

Group exhibitions

2015 “Life zone”, "M'ARS" Centre, Moscow
2013 “Cyberfest”, Moscow
2012 "Apocalypse and the revival", the Chocolate house, parallel program of ARSENALE 2012, the first Kiev International Biennale of Contemporary Art, Kiev
2012 Festival of video art - "Monumental in the industrial space," Sao Paulo, Brazil
2012 Participation in the concert of Karavaichuk in CCR "Garage", Moscow
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
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
2008 «Memory of the Fields", Cultural Center "Loft Project ETAGI", Saint-Petersburg
2008 "Power of Water", State Russian Museum, Saint-Petersburg
2008 «Object Salon», Gallery «White space», London
2008 «The first-ever International Video art Festival», Orebro, Sweden
2008 "Invasion-rejection", factory "Red October", Moscow


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.

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