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Prigov Dmitry - Biography

 


 

Dmitry Alexandrovich Prigov

1940

Born in Moscow

1965

Graduated from the Stroganov Moscow Higher College of Art and Technology

2007

Died in Moscow

 

Selected Personal Exhibitions

1988

Boris Orlov, Dmitry Prigov. Struve Gallery, Chicago, USA

1989

Dmitry Prigov. St. Louis Gallery of Contemporary Art, St. Louis, USA

1990

Russian. Sadovniki Gallery (Exhibition Room of the Krasnogvardeisky District), Moscow

1991

Berichte über das heilige sowjetische Rußland. Krings-Ernst Galerie, Cologne, Germany

Fate of the Text (together with Lev Rubinshtein and Vladimir Sorokin). L-Gallery, Moscow

100 Möglichkeiten. Installationen für eine Putzfrau und einen Klempner. Inter Art Agentur für Kunst, Berlin

1993

Der Schlaf der Walkueren gebiert schlafende Ungeheuer. Kunstwerke, Berlin

Triple Effort (together with Andrei Filippov and Yuri Albert). Na Solyanke Exhibition Room, Moscow

1994 Drei. Kunstverein Ludwigsburg, Ludwigsburg, Germany

Stalinist. M. Guelman Gallery, Moscow

Leningrad Buddhism. State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

Computer in a Russian Family. M. Guelman Gallery, Moscow

Fate of the Text 2 (together with Lev Rubinshtein and Vladimir Sorokin). L-Gallery, Moscow

Will and Conception as Peace and Will. M. Guelman Gallery, Moscow

1995-1996

Dmitrij Prigow : 1975 - 1995. Städtisches Museum, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany; Ludwig Museum, Budapest; Musée d'Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne, France

1996

Monstropologie. Krings-Ernst Galerie, Cologne, Germany

Russisches Tibet. Wewerka Pavillon, Münster, Germany

Ways of Resolving Infinitely Small Quantities (together with Vladimir Kupriyanov). XL-Gallery, Moscow

Life Line. M. Guelman Gallery, Moscow

1997

Mysterioese Zeugen des Mysteriums. Krings-Ernst Galerie, Cologne, Germany

1998

Courageous Teddy Bear. Centro Arte Contemporanea Spazio Umano, Milan, Italy

Series. Velta Gallery, Moscow

Erscheinung aus dem Nichts. Krings-Ernst Galerie, Cologne, Germany

1999

Pulsierendes Schwarz. ifa-galerie, Berlin

The Number of Russian Literature. Obscuri Viri Gallery, Moscow

Die Menschen mit einem dritten Auge. Krings-Ernst Galerie, Cologne, Germany

2000

General German Number. Na Kashirke Exhibition Room, Moscow

Notification. Dom Cultural Center, Moscow

2001

Malevich's Vagina. State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

Determining Blok's Number in the Limits of the General Number of Russian Literature as a Part of the General World Number. A.A. Blok Apartment and Museum, St. Petersburg

2002

Phantom Installations. University Art Gallery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA

2003

Dmitrí A. Prigov. Ausstellungsraum Klingental, Basel, Switzerland

In the Presence of a Stranger. Galerie ArtPoint, Vienna

2004

Monster und... Galerie Sandmann, Berlin

Caspar David Friedrich's Vision of Russian Tibet. State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

2005

Quotes from Different Contexts. Ulitsa O.G.I. Gallery, Moscow

Diversity of Everything (together with Vikenty Nilin). Reflex Gallery, Moscow

Phantom Installations. White Space Gallery, London

2006

On the Boundary of the Black. Museo Laboratorio d'Arte Contemporaneo, Rome

Hand Drawing (together with Dmitry Tsvetkov). Krokin Gallery, Moscow

Phantoms of Installations. Grifon Gallery, Izhevsk

Book. Central House of the Artist, Moscow

2008

Citizens! Be Alert, Please! Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow

Arbeiter der Kunst. Galerie Sandmann, Berlin

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

1976

Spring Apartment Exhibitions. M. Odnoralov's Studio on 10 Dmitriyevskaya St., Apt. 13, Moscow

1980

One-Day Exhibition in the Club of Sculptors. Youth Section of the Moscow Section of the Union of Artists on Zholtovskogo Street, Moscow

1981

Nouvelles Tendences de l'Art Russe Non-Officiel. 1970 - 1980. Centre Culturel de la Villedieu, Elancourt, France

1982

What is Plastic Art (one-day exhibition). Exhibition Room of the Moscow Union of Artists on 11 Kuznetsky Most Street, Moscow

Traditions and Innovation (one-day exhibition). Exhibition Room on Zholtovskogo Street, Moscow

1983

Victory over the Sun. APTART Gallery (N. Alexeyev's apartment), Moscow

1984

Far, Far-Away Lands. APTART Gallery (N. Alexeyev's apartment), Moscow

Les Russes au present. Le centre culturel de la Villedieu, Elancourt, France

1986

Primitive Art and Avant-Garde (one-day exhibition). House of the Artist on 11 Kuznetsky Most St., Moscow

1987

Documenta VIII. Kassel, Germany

Retrospective of the Work of Moscow Artists. 1957-1987. Hermitage Amateur Society, Exhibition Room on 100 Profsoyuznaya St., Moscow

The Artist and Modernity. Exhibition Room of the Krasnogvardeisky District ("On Kashirka"), Moscow

Object-1. Exhibition Room on 28 Malaya Gruzinskaya St., Moscow

Creative Atmosphere and Artistic Process. First Exhibition of the Club of Avantgardists. Exhibition Room of the Proletarsky District on Vostochnaya Street, Moscow

Exhibition in Hell or Exhibition for the Upper and Lower Worlds (exhibition of the Club of Avantgardists). Wasteland in Orekhovo-Borisovo, Moscow

1988

Geometry and Art. Exhibition Room of the Krasnogvardeisky District ("On Kashirka"), Moscow

Ich lebe - Ich sehe. Kunstmuseum, Bern, Switzerland

Glassnost. Kunsthalle, Emden; Galerie Valentine, Stuttgart, Germany

Labyrinth. Moscow Palace of Youth, Moscow

Eidos. Moscow Palace of Youth, Moscow

Second Exhibition of the Club of Avantgardists. Exhibition Room of the Proletarsky District in Peresvetov Lane, Moscow

Exhibition in a Russian Bath (exhibition of the Club of Avantgardists). Male Section of the Sandunovsky Baths, Moscow

KUNST I. Kunstlerwerkstatt im Bahnhof Westend, West Berlin

Nowe ruskie. Palac Nauki I kultury, Warsaw

1989

Mosca - Terza Roma. Sala 1, Rome

Grisha Bruskin, Andrei Grositsky, Nikolai Kasatkin, Boris Orlov, and Dmitry Prigov. Painting. Graphic Arts. Sculpture. Exhibition Room of the Krasnogvardeisky District ("On Kashirka"), Moscow

Jenseits des Streites - Neue Kunst aus Moskau. Krings-Ernst Galerie, Cologne, Germany

Expensive Art (exhibition of the Club of Avantgardists). Moscow Palace of Youth, Moscow

Neue Kunst aus Moskau - Labyrinth. Katowice, Poland; Schloß Wotersen, Hamburg; Schloß Bennigsen, Hannover, Germany

Novostroika. Institute of Contemporary Art, London

1990

Catalog. Moscow Palace of Youth, Moscow

KONST. Kulturhuset, Stockholm

UdSSR Heute: Sowietische Kunst aus der Sammlung Ludwig. Neue Galerie, Sammlung Ludwig, Aachen, Germany

Schizochina: Hallucination in Power (exhibition of the Club of Avantgardists). VDNKh Construction Pavilion on Frunzenskaya Embankment, Moscow

Towards the Object. Sadovniki Gallery (Exhibition Room of the Krasnogvardeisky District), Moscow

Von der Revolution zur Perestrojka. Sammlung Ludwig, Kunstmuseum, Luzern, Switzerland

1990 - 1991

Between Spring and Summer: Soviet Conceptual Art in the Era of Late Communism. Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma; Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston; Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, USA

In de USSR en Erbuiten. Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

1991

BiNationale (Israelische - Sowjetische Kunst um 1900). Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany; The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel; Central House of the Artist, Moscow

Mani Museum - 40 Moskauer Künstler. Karmeliterkloster, Frankfurt, Germany

Art Europe 1991. Kunstverein, Hannover, Germany

Metropolis. Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin

Bibel. Dominikaner kloster, Frankfurt, Germany

1991 - 1993

Rosa e giallo. Galeria Pieroni, Rome; Le Creux de l'Enfer, Thiers; La Criée, Halle d'Art Contemporain, Rennes, France

1992

Sots Art. V.I. Lenin Museum, Moscow

Artistos Russos Contemporaneos. Auditorio de Galicia, Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Exhibition in Butyrskaya Penitentiary. Butyrskaya Penitentiary, Moscow

Ex USSR. Groninger Museum, Groninger, Netherlands

1992 - 1993

Humanitarian Aid. Parcels for Germany. Central House of the Artist, Moscow; Traenenpalast, Berlin

1993

Deutschsein. Kunsthalle, Düsseldorf, Germany

Von Malewitsch bis Kabakov: Die russische Avantgarde im 20. Jahrhundert. Museum Ludwig in Josef-Haubrich Kunsthalle, Cologne

1994

5 Bienalle der Papierkunst. Leopold-Heusch-Museum, Düren, Germany

Fluchtpunkt Moskau. Ludwig Forum, Aachen, Germany

Imaginäres Hotel. Buntgarnwerke, Leipzig, Germany

V International Symposium on Electronic Art. Helsinki

Art Belongs to the People. Billboards, Moscow

II Cetinjski Bijenale. Cetinje, Montenegro

1995

Kunst im verborgenen. Nonkonformisten Russland 1957 - 1995. Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein; documenta-Halle, Kassel; Staatliches Lindenau-Museum, Altenburg, Germany; Manege Central Exhibition Hall, Moscow

Fredsskulptur 2005. Skanderborn, Denmark

Gwangju Biennale 1995. Gwangju, South Korea

New Sincerity. Goethe German Cultural Center, Moscow

Jenseits der Mauer. Kleine Humboldt-Galerie der Humboldt-Universität, Berlin

Zeichnungen der moskauer Szene. Galerie Hohenthal & Littler, Munich, Germany

in Moskau... in Moskau... Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany

1997

History in Biographies. 1956 - 1996. Central Exhibition Hall, Nizhny Novgorod; Regional Art Museum, Samara; Perm City Picture Gallery, Perm; Novosibirsk Regional Picture Gallery, Novosibirsk; Yekaterinburg Fine Arts Museum, Yekaterinburg

Piwowarow, Prigov, Makarewitsch, Jelagina. Krings-Ernst Galerie, Cologne, Germany

World of Material Things in Pictures- 20th Century. A.S. Pushkin State Fine Arts Museum, Moscow

Mystical Correct. Hohenthal und Bergen Galerie, Berlin

1998

7 Biennale der Papierkunst. Leopold-Heusch-Museum, Düren, Germany

Names. Manege Central Exhibition Hall, Moscow

Chimeras. M. Guelman Gallery, Moscow

1998 - 2001

Praprintium. Staatsbibliothek, Berlin; Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen; Museum fuer Literatur am Oberrhein, Karlsruhe, Germany; Oesterreichischen Nationalbibliothek, Vienna; Minoritenkloster, Graz, Austria

1999

Ars Aevi: Internacionalni project. Museum of Contemporary Art Sarajevo, Sarajevo

A.S. Pushkin. Zverevskiy Center of Contemporary Art, Moscow

2001

I Bienal de Valencia. Valencia, Spain

2001

Media Greetings. State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

2002 Ricomincio da te. Galleria Melesi, Lecco, Italy

Moskauer Avantgarde. Andy Jllien Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland

Russian Patient. Freud Museum, London

2003

Berlin-Moskau/Moskau-Berlin 1950-2000. Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin

We - They. Central House of the Artist, Moscow

Ortstermin Moskau - 1970 und die Zeit danach. Galerie Sandmann, Berlin

Vom Foto zum Bild. Galerie Sandmann, Berlin

New Countdown. Digital Russia with Sony. Central House of the Artist, Moscow

2004

Berlin-Moscow/Moscow-Berlin 1950-2000. State Historic Museum, Moscow

Seven Sins. Moderna galerija Ljubljana, Ljubljana

ARTKlyazma III International Contemporary Art Festival in the Open Air. Klyazminskoye Reservoir, Moscow Region

Author Book of Poet and Artist. National Center for Contemporary Arts, Moscow

Poeta pingens / Painting Writer. State Literary Museum, Moscow

My Kabakov. Stella Art Gallery, Moscow

face/off. Mediale Körperphantasien. Kunstverein Pforzheim e.V., Pforzheim, Germany

2005

Essence of Life/Art. Ludwig Museum, Budapest; State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow; State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

New Acquisitions. National Center for Contemporary Arts, Moscow

Landschaft - Visionen. Vom Realismus zur Konzeptkunst. Galerie Sandmann, Berlin

Accomplices. State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

Bellum - Bellum: Gedächtnis dreier Generationen. Galerie Sandmann, Berlin

See-Food. Galerie Sandmann, Berlin

2006

ARTEAST 2000+23. Moderna galerija Ljubljana, Ljubljana

Jörg Immendorff. Ludwig Forum für internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany

In the Collective's Shadow. Galerie Sandmann, Berlin

New Acquisitions. National Center for Contemporary Arts, Moscow

Yellow Pages. Kovcheg Gallery, Moscow

Off Book. Ex Libris. National Center for Contemporary Arts, Moscow

Artists against the State: Perestroika Revisited. Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York, USA

2007

I Believe! Contemporary Art Center Winzavod, Moscow

Sots Art. State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow; La Maison Rouge, Paris

Depository of Dreams. White Space Gallery, London

Thinking Realism. State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

What We Hear and What Looks at Us. Visual Acoustics. National Center for Contemporary Arts, Moscow

Woe from Wit. State Literary Museum, Moscow

Gate Keepers. Knoll Galerie, Vienna

Adventures of the Black Square. State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

Word and Image. National Center for Contemporary Arts, Moscow

New Angelarium. Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow

Double/Remake. National Center for Contemporary Arts, Moscow

2008

Die totale Aufklärung - Moskauer Konzeptkunst. Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany

 

Collections

Düren Papier Museum, Düren, Germany

Kunstmuseum, Kiel, Germany

Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin

Ludwig Kunst Forum, Aachen, Germany

Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany

Madison Contemporary Art Museum, Madison, USA

Moderna galerija Ljubljana, Ljubljana

Musee d'Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne, France

Stella Art Foundation, Moscow

State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

National Center for Contemporary Arts, Moscow

Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow

ART4.RU Museum, Moscow



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