Andrei Monastyrski

1949 Born in Petsamo, Murmansk region, Russia
1980 Graduated from Moscow State University, Moscow
since 1976 Member of the Collective Actions (Kollektivnye Deystviya) group
1981 Compiling of the first MANI (Moscow Archive of the New Art) folder
1980–1989 Compiling of the Trips to the Countryside (in Five Volumes) of the Collective Actions group
1986–1990 Compiling of the Five Volumes of MANI (Moscow Archive of the New Art) folders
  Lives in Moscow
  Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin
  Moderna Galerija Ljubljana, Ljubljana
  Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow
  Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp, Belgium
  State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow
  Stella Art Foundation, Moscow
Selected solo exhibitions
1990 Particular Histories (with Conrad Atkinson). Proletarsky District Peresvetov Lane, Exhibition Hall at Avtozavodskaya, Moscow
1991 Art Situation at the MANI Museum. MANI Museum (N. Panitkov’s country mansion), Lobnia, Moscow region; Artists’ Studio in Bolshaya Bronnaya ulitsa, Moscow
  Neighborhood of the Regina Gallery. Regina Gallery, Moscow
1994 Unterschriften. Kunstwerke, Berlin
1995 Andrei Monastyrski, Pavel Peppershtein. Paszti-Bott Gallery, Cologne, Germany
1996 The Limb. XL Gallery, Moscow
1998 Gosagroprom. Obscuri Viri Gallery, Moscow
2000 70s and Other Works. Navicula Artis Gallery, St. Petersburg
2001 A Finger. Central House of Artist, Moscow
2004 Mouse Hunting (with Vadim Zakharov). Stella Art Foundation, Moscow
2005 Earth Works. Stella Art Foundation, Moscow
2007 Winter of 1983–2008. Moderna Galerija Ljubljana, Ljubljana
2008 Andrei Monastyrski. Tallinna Kunstihoone, Tallinn
2010 Andrei Monastyrski. Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow
2011 Empty Zones. Andrei Monastyrski and Collective Actions. La 54 Biennale di Venezia, Padiglione Russo, Venice, Italy