Petr Shvetsov

Born 1970; Leningrad , Russia

Lives & works in St. Petersburg

Studied: Leningrad Academy Art School

Member of the St. Petersburg Union of Artists since 1992

 

  Individual and Two-person Exhibitions

 

2011

Twilight State, Gallery Anna Nova, St. Petersburg

Event Horizon , Maliy Manege, St. Petersburg

2010

The War of the Worlds, Gallery Anna Nova, St. Petersburg

2009

Apologia of Narcissism , Gallery Lyuda, St. Petersburg

Swamps , Gallery Anna Nova, St. Petersburg

2008

The Women's Question. Selskaya Zhizn ' G allery, St. Petersburg Bird Haven . Gallery NOMI, St. Petersburg

The nightingale sings when he wants to , Open Space Gallery, St. Petersburg

The Poles of Sex, Main Street Museum, White River Junction, Vermont

2007

New Paintings. In the Badger's Hole. Belka and Strelka Gallery, St. Petersburg

The Living and the Dead . Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg The Fence , Navicula Artis, St. Petersburg

2006

Tsusima , State History Museum, Peter and Paul Fortress, St. Petersburg (in collaboration with the National Center of Contemporary Art and Navicula Artis)

52 Minutes, Gallery project Neva Tower, St. Petersburg

2005

Head of an Architect , Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg

2004

Shadow Spaces, State Hermitage Museum (in conjunction with the program Contemporary art in Petrograd, Leningrad , Petersburg in the 20 th Century )

Columbarium , State Geological Museum , St. Petersburg (as part of ProArte Institute's

Contemporary Art in Traditional Museums Festival )

Drawings , Gallery Mit'ki VKHUTEMAS, St. Petersburg

2003

Airplanes , Navicula Artis Gallery, St. Petersburg

2002

Avions , Le Garage, Lourges , France

Aeroplanes , Art Angar Center of Contemporary Art, Solovki , Russia

2001

Abstract , British Council Russia , St. Petersburg

2000

Mixed Fights (with M. Gavrichkov), National Centre Gallery, St. Petersburg

1995

Petr Shvetsov and Petr Bely , Odense University, Odense, Denmark

1994

Sherburne School , Sherburne , England

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2010

Black and White , Modernariat gallery, St. Petersburg

2008

Nord Art , Installation Call Me and I'll Do Whatever You Want, Rendsburg , Germany

 2007

Nord Art , Installation My Grandmother Was Right, Rendsburg , Germany

Art Moscow , Moscow , Russia

200 Years of Lithography , Russian State Museum , St. Petersburg

2006

New Prints 2006/Spring, Selected and Curated by Richard Tuttle, International Print Center New York , NY

Improvisation, The international exhibition of drawings, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia

Graphics Biennale , St. Petersburg Union of Artists, St. Petersburg

2005

Collage in Russia , State Russian Museum , St. Petersburg

Forward/Backwards, Sevastopol State Art Museum, Ukraine

2004

Art Manezh 2004 , Moscow

Ark , Manezh Exhibition Hall, St. Petersburg

Flights , Club on Brestkoi, Moscow

2003

Kharmsizdat Presents Artist's Books , State Russian Museum , St. Petersburg

Histoires Graves , Office de la Culture, Brignoles , France

Gardens of Paradise , Anna Akhmatova Museum , St. Petersburg ,

2002

Black and White , Museum of the History of St. Petersburg

Sculpture and Recreation Garden , Anna Akhmatova Museum , St. Petersburg

First Graphics Biennale , St. Petersburg Union of Artists, St. Petersburg

Boucherie d`Art , Galerie IZBA, Novyi Sad, Yugoslavia

2001

Desire and Pursuit of the Whole , Pro Arte Institute, St. Petersburg . Curated by Christopher Gordon

Brut Art Demobilization Albums , Anna Akhmatova Museum , St. Petersburg

1997

Two Hundred Years of Lithography , State Russian Museum , St. Petersburg

BOOKCAMERA or The Book and the Elements , Anna Akhmatova Museum , St. Petersburg

1996

Artgenda , Arts Festival of Baltic Countries as part of Copenhagen 's, Cultural Capital of Europe celebrations

Idaho State University at Boise , USA

1995-6

Book Garden , Manchester Royal Exchange , England

1992-94

Time of Transition , City Museum and Art Gallery , Bristol and travelling; Ferens Art Gallery , Hull ; The Library

Gallery, Ramsgate; Ceri Richards Gallery , University College , Swansea ; Flaxman Gallery, Staffordshire

Gallery, Stoke on Trent ; Bankside Gallery, London ; Royal Cornwall Museum , Truro

 

Selected Residencies

2006

Tamarind Institute, Alburquerque , New Mexico

2005

Jyväskylä Centre for Printmaking, Jyväskylä Art Museum , Jyväskylä , Finland

2004

Jyväskylä Centre for Printmaking, Jyväskylä Art Museum , Jyväskylä , Finland

1996

Printmaking Workshop, Odense , Denmark

Printmaking Workshop, New York , with Bob Blackburn

1995

Printmaking Workshop, Odense , Denmark

1994

Artist-in-Residence, Sherborne School , England

 

Public Collections

 

State Russian Museum

Russian National Library

New York Public Library

British Library

Sakson State Library, Dresden

City of Odense, Denmark

State Library, Berlin

Institute of Contemporary Russian Culture, Los Angeles

University of California Library, St. Barbara

The Lilly Library, University of Indiana at Bloomington

University of Iowa Library at Iowa City

Kohler Art Library, University of Wisconsin at Madison