Dmitry Gutov


Born in 1960 in Moscow

Education: Institute of Art, Sculpture and Architecture of the

Academy of Arts, St. Petersburg

Occupation: artist

Lives and works in Moscow

Recent solo exhibitions:

2015 Rembrandt. A Different Perspective, special project of 6th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, Russia

2014 Life is hard, but, thankfully, brief. Russia, Moscow, Triumph gallery

2013 No Surprises. Russia, Moscow Museum of Modern Art

2012 Gondola. Art Museum Riga Bourse, Riga, Latvia

2012 E’IK’ΩN. M&J Guelman Gallery, Moscow

2011 Russia for all. Center of Contemporary Art, Tver; Museum «Perm-36», Perm Region

2010 Portraits of Composers. Stella Art Foundation, Moscow

2010 In Our Days, Everything Seems Pregnant with its Contrary. Scaramouche gallery, NY

2010 Chaotic Notes. Taiss Gallery, Paris

2010 Death and the Artist. M&J Guelman Gallery, Moscow

2009 Rembrandt's drawings. Gridchin exhibition hall

2009 Relativism is dialectics for idiots. Scaramouche gallery, Volta NY

2008 Used. M&J Guelman Gallery, Moscow

2006 «Iteration, Return, Canon, Slowdown, Stupor», State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

2006 «Thaw-Disgelo», Nina Lumer Gallery, Milan

2006 "For the Proper Movement of the Wrist, Guelman gallery, Moscow

2005 «Excess, Cinefantom Club, Fitil Movie Theater, 10.08.2005»

2005 «The Deep Blue Colour Of His Skin Shows Just How Self-Absorbed He Is», Matthew Bown Gallery, London

2005 «Everything I’ve Done Before the Age of 70 Doesn’t Count» , Guelman gallery, Moscow

2004 «Conversation about unclear pas of brash», (with K. Bokhorov), Fine Art Gallery, Moscow

2003 «I am alien at this fest of life» Moscow Fine Art, Moscow

2002 «Mam, Dad & Champions League», Guelman gallery, Moscow

2001 «Blind», The Museum of nonconformist art, St-Petersburg

2001 «Mam, Dad and TV», Guelman gallery, Moscow

1999 «Exercises», Guelman gallery, Moscow

1998 «The town Urupinsk 1997», Photobiennale'98, Moscow

1996 «Dilettantism in art», Guelman gallery, Moscow

1995 «Mihail Lifshitz – 90 years», Contemporary Art Centre,Moscow

1994 «Above black mud», Regina Gallery, Moscow

1993 «Sixties, once more about Love», with Ye.Andreeva, Contemporary Art Centre, Moscow

1993 «Portraits», Action, Regina Gallery, Moscow

1992 «As I've become an Artist», with Yu. Albert, Laboratory of Contemporary Art Centre, Moscow

1991 «The Little Nothings of Our Life», Gallery in Trehprudniy alley, Moscow

Recent group exhibitions:

2013 ARTISSIMA FAIR, Torino, Italy

2013 Sopromat. Russia, Moscow, Design Center ARTPLAY

2012 Grey. An exhibition from the collection of Mikhail Alshibaya. Gallery Brusov Art communication, Moscow

2011 Svoboda. Spazio Carbonesi, Bolongna, Italy

2011 Hostages of voids. The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

2011 Russian Cosmos. Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin, Italy

2010 Modernikon. Contemporary Art from Russia. Turin, Italy; Venezia, Italy (2011)

2010 Futurologia/Russian utopias. Garage, Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow

2010 Imperfetto. Via Carbonesia 11, Bolongna, Italy

2010 The Potosi Principle. Reina Sofia National Museum and Art Center, Madrid; Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin

2010 Subtle. ArkhStoyanie. Festival in Nicola-Lenivets village. Kaluga Region

2009 Παραλλάξ (Parallax). Third Moscow Biennale of contemporary art, Against exclusion, Garage, Moscow

2009 Russian Lettrisme. Central House of Artist, Moscow

2009 History of Russian Video Art. Volume 2. Moscow Museum of Modert Art, Moscow

2008 Thaw: Russian Art. From Glasnost to the Present. Chelsea Art Museum, New-York

2008 Places for Heroes – everyone is a hero for himself. Vianuova arte contemporanea, Florence, Italy

2008 Russian Povera. River station hall. Perm

2008 Russian dreams. Bass Museum of Art. Miami Beach

2008 The future depends on you. New rules. Exhibition of Russian Contemporary Art. Vladivostok, Krasnoyarsk, Novosibirsk, Ekaterinburg, Samara, Krasnodar, Khabarovsk

2007 «Marat’s Choice», Special project within the 2nd Moscow Biennale. The State Central Museum of Contemporary History of Russia, Moscow

2007 «Artist’s Diary», Special project within the 2nd Moscow Biennale. Central House of Artist, Moscow

2007 «Thinking realism», State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

2007 «Thaw», 15 years of M. Guelman Gallery. State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

2007 «Think with the Senses — Feel with the Mind. Art in the Present Tense.», 52nd Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

2007 Documenta 12, Kassel, Germany

2007 «Return of the Memory», New Art from Russia. Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia

2007 «Progressive Nostalgia / Contemporary Art from the Former URSS», Centro per l'arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy

2007 «Time of the Storytellers. Narrative and Distant Gaze in Post-Soviet Art», Museum of Contemporary Art KIASMA, Helsinki, Finland

2007 «A competition of the best monument to B. N. Yeltsin», museum, Moscow

2007 «House: between Europe and Asia», V Shiriaevskaya biennale of the modern art, Samara

2007 «Exibition of Works by the Nominees of the Kandinsky Prize», White Hall, Winzavod – Contemporary Art Center, Moscow

2006 Interrupted Histories, Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana

2006 Contested Spaces in Post-Soviet Art, Russia Redux #2, Sidney Mishkin Gallery, New York

2006 Russian Art, Sotheby's (exhibition hall), New York

2006 Mercury in Retrograde, De Appel, Amsterdam

2006 Biennale of Sydney, Zones of Contact, Sydney

2006 Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial, Japan

2005 «Collective creativity», Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel

2005 “Russia 2”, Central House of Artist, Moscow

2005 «Hope-stop!», Zverevskiy Center of Contemporary Art, Moscow

2005 «Accomplices: Collective and Interactive Works in Russian Art of the 1960’s – 2000’s»,

2005 State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

2005 «In the Shadow of „Heroes“», 2 nd Bishkek International Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Bishkek

2005 «Russia!», Guggenheim Museum, New York

2005 «Russia2, Bad News from Russia», White Box Gallery, New York

2005 «Russia Redux #2», Schroeder Romero Gallery, New York

2005 «Russian Video Art» Progressive Festival, Vooruit Cultural Center, Ghent

2005 «Portrait of a Face», Guelman Gallery at M'ARS Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow

2004 «Phanomenologie der Konservenbuchse» – Stella Art Gallery, Moscow

2004 «Superwoman», Fine Art Gallery, Moscow

2004 «Lifshitz for beginners», Sem Bruk Gallery, Moscow

2004 «Privatisierung – zeitgenössische Kunst aus Osteuropa», Kunstwerken, Berlin

2004 "Meditation on Motherland, Museum of Anna Akhmatova, St. Petersburg

2004 «System of coordinate», Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb

2004 «The Seven Sins», Moderna Galerija Ljubljana, Slovenia

2004 «Beyond the red horizont», Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw

2004 «Photography, Video, Mixed Media II»”, Daimler Chrysler Collection, Berlin

2004 «Act of mercy», Zverev Center, Moscow

2003 «Horizons of reality», (Werkelijkheidshorizonten), Muhka, Antwerpen

2003 «New beginning», Contemporary art from Moscow. Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf

2003 «Berlin – Moscow», Martin-Gropius-Bau. Berlin

2003 «ArtKlyazma 2003.»

2003 «Still life», Moscow Fine Art. Moscow

2003 «Artconstitution», the Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art

2003 «New countdown». Digital Russia together with SONY. The Central House of Artist, Moscow

2003 «The Institute of Lifshitz. The first axiom», S-ART Gallery, Moscow

2002 «Portrait», Moscow Fine Art, Moscow

2002 «Moscow: Paradise 2002», Krinzinger projekte, Wien

2002 25 Bienal de Sao Paulo, Iconografias Metropolitanas. Pavilhao Ciccillo Matarazzo. Parque Ibirapuera

2002 "Davaj! «, Postfuhramt, Berlin

2001 „The Art of Eastern Europe“, Orangerie Congress – Insbruck

2001»Russian Madness", The 1-st Valencia Biennial, Las Atarazanas, Valencia

2001 «Russian Madness II – Summer Benefit», Water Mill, New York

2001 « The memory of the body». Petropavlovskaya krepost, St. Petersburg, Nizhni Novgorod, Central House of Artists, Moscow

2001 «The ecology of art in the industrial landscape», The Museum of Fine Arts, Nijniy Tagil

2000 «The Art of Eastern Europe in Dialogue with the West», Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana

2000 «World Wars – World Valuables», Museum of Art, Petrozavodsk

1999 «ACT 99. Art-Communication Tour», Linz, Moscow

1999 «Fauna», Zahenta, Warsaw

1999 «The idea of the museum of the USSR», Saharov's museum, Moscow

1999 «Crashlanding @ Moscow», Improvisational project – Meg Stuart, Moscow

1999 «Lightness of the inspiration», Centre for Art, Neglinnaja 14, Moscow

1999 «Zeitwenden», Kunstmuseum Bonn

1999 «Crazy double», Central House of Artists, Moscow

1998 « Praeprintium. Moskauer Buecher aus dem Samizdat.»Staatsbibliothek, Berlin; Universitaet, Bremen; Minoritenkloster, Graz; Oesterreichischen Nationalbibliothek, Wien

1998 «Fauna», New Manege, State Contemporary Art Centre, Moscow

1997 «Compromat», Guelman gallery, Moscow

1997 «Moscow – Urupinsk», Urupinsk

1996 «Interpol», Centre for Contemporary Art, Stockholm

1996 «Manifesta 1». Pan-European Art Manifestation, Rotterdam

1995 XLVI Biennale di Venezia, Padiglione Russo, Venezia

1995 «Conjugation. Moscow Art Scene Today» («Kraftmessen»). Kunstlerwerkstatten, Munich

1995 «Monument», Riga

1995 «Kunst im verborgen. Nonkonformisten Russland 1957–1995», Summlung des Staatlichen Zarizino-Museums, Moskau. Wilhelm- Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein; Documenta-Halle, Kassel; Staatliches Lindenau-Museum, Altenburg

1995 «Ergebnis», Galerie am Marstall, Berlin

1995 «On Beauty», Regina Gallery, Moscow

1994 «Hamburg Project», Contemporary Art Centre, Moscow

1994 «Displacement and Change» (Six artist from Europe), Cywaith Cymru, Artworks Wales, Bangor

1994 «2nd Cetinjski Biennial», Cetinje, Montenegro

1994 «Identity», Contemporary Art Centre, Moscow

1993 «Trio acoustico: D.Gutov, Yu. Leiderman, A.Osmolovski», Centre pour la Creation Contemporaine, Tours

1993 «Art as Power and Power as Art», Central House of Artists, Moscow

1993 «Conversion», Central House of Artists, Guelman gallery, Moscow

1992 «Questions of Art», L-Gallery, Moscow

1992 «The Apology of Remaining behind the Wall, or First-Hand Art», Regina Gallery, Moscow

1992 «Diaspora», Central House of Artists, Moscow

1992 «About Transparency», Village Zimenki, Gagarin Pioneer Camp, Moscow

1992 «3rd International Istanbul Biennial», Istanbul

1992 «Moscow Romanticism», Central House of Artists, Moscow

1991"Solitary Pursuits", Gallery 1.0, Contemporary Art Centre, Moscow

1991 «Exercices Esthetiques», Kuskovo Museum, Moscow

1991 «Wet-Nurse – Cosmos», Gallery «Propeller», Profsojusnaya, 100, Moscow

1990 «ZEN», Exhibition Centre in the Kashirskaya Highway (Sadovniki), Moscow

1990 19th Youth Exhibition, House of Artists in the Kusnetskiy Most, Moscow

1990 «Tuda-Sjuda» (To and Fro), Exhibition Centre of the Proletarskiy district, Moscow

1990 «For Cultural Relaxation», Exhibition Centre in the Kashirskaya Highway (Sadovniki), Moscow

1989 «Inexpensive Art», First Gallery, Moscow

1989 «Out of the Genre», Palace of the Youth, Moscow

1988 18th Youth Exhibition, Central Exhibition Hall (Manege), Moscow

1988 «EIDOS», Palace of the Youth, Moscow