Alexander Sigutin

Born on October 5, 1959 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia. In 1987 graduated from the Art and Graphics School of the Rostov-on-Don State Pedagogical University. From 1991 on lives and works in Moscow. Sigutin took active part in the work of the Gallery in Trekhprudny Lane from 1991 to 1993. From 2006 on the artist has association with pop/off/art gallery (Moscow – Berlin). From 2013 he started working with 16thLINE gallery (Rostov-on-Don) as well.

Works are presented in museums and collections

The State Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia;
The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia;
Contemporary Art Museum ART4.RU, Moscow, Russia;
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy;
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela;
Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, New-Jersey, USA.

Solo exhibitions

2014 — “The Ten Commandments. Suprematist ligature”. pop/off/art gallery, Moscow.
2009 — “That is how I see”. pop/off/art gallery, Moscow.
2009 — “Gastarbeiters of Spirit?” (joint project with Vladimir Anzelm). PROEKT_FABRIKA, Moscow. Special project of the 3-rd Moscow Biennale
of Contemporary Art.
2008 — “Gastarbeiters of Spirit” (joint project with Vladimir Anzelm). pop/off/art gallery, Moscow.
2007 — “Supremuses’ Life”. pop/off/art gallery, Moscow.
2006 — “Suprematism of the everyday”. Krokin Art Gallery, Moscow.
2002 — “Supremuses”. S-Art Gallery (Petr Vois’s gallery), Moscow.
1998 — “Irregular Curves”. Marat Guelman Gallery, Moscow.
1996 — “On the Essence of Things”. Baumanskaya 13 Gallery, Moscow.
1992 — “We Lived in Those Years” (joint project with Avdey Ter-Oganyan). Gallery in Trekhprudny Lane, Moscow.
1992 — “Attention: Fresh Paint!”. Gallery in Trekhprudny Lane, Moscow.
1991 — “Demi-seasonal Exhibition”. Gallery in Trekhprudny Lane, Moscow.

Selected collective exhibitions

2015 — “The Promise of the Landscape”. PERMM museum of contemporary art, Perm.
2014 — “No water tomorrow”. National Centre for Contemporary Arts, Ekaterinburg.
2014 — “Fathers and Children”. PERMM museum of contemporary art, Perm.
2013 — “More Light”, Main Project of the 5th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Manege Central Exhibition Hall, Moscow.
2013 — “No water tomorrow”. Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Gallery 21, Moscow.
2013 — “ICONS”. TKACHI (creative space), Saint Petersburg.
2012 — “ICONS”. Krasnodar region fine art exhibition hall. Krasnodar; PERMM museum of contemporary art, Perm.
2012 — “In an Absolute Disorder. Russian Contemporary Art. Kandinsky Prize 2007-2012″. Arts Santa Monica. Barcelona.
2012 — “Still-life. Metamorphosis”. The State Tretyakov gallery, Moscow.
2009 — “Not toys!?”, The State Tretyakov gallery, Moscow.
2009 — “Russian Lettrism”, Central House of Artists, Moscow.
2009 — “”Art or Death” Society”. Moscow Museum of Modern Ar, Moscow.
2009 — “MoskvApolis”. PERMM museum of contemporary art, Perm.
2008 — “Russian Poor”. River-Boat Station, Perm.
2007 — “Voyage of the black square”. The State Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg.
2007 — “Artist’s diary” 2nd Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Arts. Central House of Artists, Moscow.
2005 — “Accomplices. Collective and Interactive Works in Russian Art of 1960-2000’s”. 1st Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Arts.
The State Tretyakov gallery, Moscow.
2004 — “7 SINS: Ljubljana – Moscow”. Moderna Galerija Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
2003 — “Look out! Religion!”. A. Saharov Museum and Public Center, Moscow.
2003 — “Modern iconography”. Marat Guelman Gallery, Moscow.
2002 — “Instead of art”. Zverev Center of Contemporary Art, Moscow.
2000 — “Vivat to amusement ride!”. Zverev Center of Contemporary Art, Moscow.
1997 — 3rd Biennale of Contemporary Arts. Cetinje, Montenegro.
1996 — “The Ten Commandments”. Gallery at Bolshaya Sadovaya, 3, Moscow.
1995 — “New Russian Art: Paintings from the Christian Keesee Collection”. City Art Center, Oklahoma-City, USA.
1995 — “Kunst im Verborgenen. Nonkonformisten Russland 1957—1995″. Contemporary art collection of museum-sanctuary “Tsaritsyno”. Documenta-Halle, Kassel; Wilhelm-Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein; Staatliches Lindenau Museum, Altenburg, Germany.
1994 — “Exchange II/Datsja”. Almere, Flevopolder, the Netherlands. Russian Cultural Bureau in Amsterdam.
1994 — “Fluchtpunkt Moskau”. Ludwig Forum. Aachen, Germany.
1993 — 6-th Asian Art Biennale. Dhaka, Bangladesh.
1993 — “Conversion”. Marat Guelman Gallery, Central House of Artists, Moscow.
1993 — “Exchange”. Central House of Artists, Moscow.
1992 — “Futurists go out at Kuznetsky” (action). Kuznetsky Most, Moscow.
1992 — “Interior”. Gallery in Trekhprudny Lane, Moscow.
1992 — “To abstract art”. Gallery in Trekhprudny Lane, Moscow.
1992 — “Style”. UKV gallery. Kiev, Ukraine.
1992 — “Questions of Art”. L-Gallery, Moscow.
1991 — “Form and contents”. Gallery in Trekhprudny Lane, Moscow.
1991 — “On a Saturday night”. Former Lenin museum, Lvov.
1991 — “Before and After”. Palace of Youth, Moscow.

Curator of exhibitions

1993 — “Hierarchy in the arts”. Gallery in Trekhprudny Lane, Moscow.
1992 — “Artist and the book”. Peresvetov lane, Moscow.