T.Smirnov, Fight for a place under the sun, 2007, pencil on paper, 80х60 cm
Artists / Gallery artists
Lyosha Belyayev as a mediator between cultural and beyond-the-cultural spaces, searches for methods of expression and identification of culture`s frontier landscapes thougn creation of specific space or symbolic field.
The two artists find that the territory of art has been abandoned at a time when it is particularly interesting. The process of art development has bred attempts to plunge into reality without structuring it. But art is, after all, something artificial, that is something structured.
Born in 1929 in Vinniza ( now – Ukraina). Graduated from Engineering-constructional Institute,faculty – architecture in 1954. Lives and works in Novosibirsk in 1954-1973, in Moscow – from 1973, in Germany and Moscow – from 1992.
The artist combines the personal use we put the thing to and its objective being, he also shows its limits in a man`s life and in art.
Predominant in Koshlyakov’s painting is the genre of veduta - monumental images of splendid architectural relics infinitely remote from Russian reality: Venice, Rome, Alhambra, always done on previously used cardboard.
Bogdan Mamonov - artist, curator, art critic, author of installations, video, performans, part of ESCAPE program.
Marc Riboud in 1959 becomes the vice-president of the Magnum across Europe, and 1975-1976 - he is a president of the Magnum.