about

Ilya Fedotov-Fedorov

Ilya Fedotov-Fedorov was born in Moscow. 

Не studied genetics (bioengineering) and philology in Moscow. 

Ilya Fedotov-Fedorov deconstructs human’s attitudes to nature by presenting closed ecosystems, as models of power structures, ways of scientific and museological collection/classification.   

Solo exhibitions:

2019 — TILL NATURE DO US PART, Сharraudeau galerie (Paris, France)

2018 — Preservation Instinct, Vacation Gallery (New York, USA)
2018 — Reagenz, Dreiviertel (Bern, Switzerland)

2018 -RITES DE PASSAGE,Сharraudeau galerie (Paris, France)
2018 — Poisons Museum, Anna Nova Gallery (St. Petersburg, Russia)
2017 — Nonatu – 3\4 space (Bern, Switzerland)
2017 — Preservation Instinct, The Parallel Program of the 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art, Fragment Gallery (Moscow, Russia)
2016 — Closed Systems or Nothing to do with Tardigrades, The Parallel Program of the 5th Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, 11.12 Gallery (Moscow, Russia)
2016 — Collection of the Pink Book, Museum ART4 (Moscow, Russia)
2015 — Umbracle the City of Arts and Sciences by Santiago Calatrava – «Metamorphosis» (Valencia, Spain)
2015 — Homo Sapiens Lonely – Homo Sapiens Solitarius, MMOMA (Moscow, Russia)
2014 — Social Experiment, Gallery WEART (Moscow, Russia)

Festivals and Biennale:

2019 — 4th Ural Industrial Biennial of contemporary art curated by Xiaoyu Weng (Ekaterinburg, Russia)

2019 — 33rd Ljubljana Biennial with MMU curated by Clémentine Deliss ( Ljubljana, Slovenia)

2017 — 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art. Curator: Yuko Hasegawa (Moscow, Russia)

2016 — Inside art, The Parallel Program of the 6th Moscow International Biennale For Young Art.The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts (Moscow, Russia)
2014 — The Boundaries of Action, 4th Moscow International Biennale for Young Art. The Special Project, MMOMA (Moscow, Russia)
2014 — Isolated Posts – Photobiennale, MMOMA (Moscow, Russia)

Awards:

2019 — Nominant by Clémentine Deliss for The Paulo Cunha e Silva Art Prize (Porto, Portugal)

2018 — Special Prize of the State Award in Contemporary Art «Innovation 2018» in the category «New Generation» (Moscow, Russia)

2018 — Residency at the Van Eyck Academy and Vroman Fellowship (Maastricht, Netherlands)
2018 — Residency at the Verbeke Foundation (Kemzeke, Belgium)
2018 — Residency at AFEW International (Culture Initiative fund, Amsterdam, Netherlands)
2017 — Residency Residency.ch (Bern, Switzerland)
2017 — Residency Centre D’ArteLa Rectoria (Barcelona, Spain)

Collections:

The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts (Moscow, Russia)

Moscow Museum of Modern Art MMOMA (Moscow, Russia)

Museum Tretyakov Gallery (Moscow, Russia)

Credit Suisse Collection ( Zuric, Switzerland)

Museum ART4 (Moscow, Russia)

Privat collections

 

 

Selected group exhibitions:

2019 —  Master Tools is curated by Riksa Afiaty. Jan van Eyck academie. ( Maastricht, Netherlands)

2019 — Constructed Situations, Istituto Santa Maria della Pietà (Venice, Italy)

2019 — Bio technology, Vienna Contemporary (Vienna, Austria )

2019 — Éloge de la curiosité. Galerie Henri Chartier. (Lyon. France)

2018 – Cybernetic forest — BioLAB ( Eindhoven, Netherlands)

2018 — Exhibition of the nominees for he State Prize in Contemporary Art «Innovation», Russian State Library (Moscow, Russia)
2018 — Modeling the space, Berthold Centre (St. Petersburg, Russia)
2017 — A posteriori, Ural Vision Gallery. The Parallel Program of the 4th Ural Industrial Biennale of Contemporary Art (Yekaterinburg, Russia)
2017 — Workshops`17. Over There, Where No One Dreams: from Sacred Geography to Non-Place, MMOMA (Moscow, Russia)
2017 — …Hurrah! Sculpture!, Central Exhibition Hall Manege (St. Petersburg, Russia )
2016 — Starting Point, The Parallel Program of the 5th Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, FABRIKA Centre for Creative industries, (Moscow, Russia)
2016 — The City in Personal Time, Fragment Gallery (Moscow, Russia)
2016 — New Malachite Box, Ural branch of the National Center for Contemporary Arts (Yekaterinburg, Russia)
2016 — Non-official Language Only, Winzavod (Moscow, Russia)
2016 — Heritage. Nature, Gallery Victoria (Samara, Russia)
2016 — Reflect, Museum of Moscow (Moscow, Russia)
2016 — View, АnnaNova Gallery and Veranda (St. Petersburg, Russia)
2015 — Science.Art Week, Garage Center for Contemporary Culture (Moscow, Russia)
2015 — Military Museum, MMOMA (Moscow, Russia)
2015 — Holiday, The Krasnoyarsk Museum Center (Krasnoyarsk, Russia)
2015 — Art Logistics, Gallery Change (Kazan, Russia)
2015 — Development of Freedom, CSI Factory (Moscow, Russia)
2015 — Sub Observationem, MMOMA (Moscow, Russia)
2015 — Do Better, Gallery A3 (Moscow, Russia)
2014 — Research Institute, Gallery on Solyanka (Moscow, Russia)
2014 — Media Poetry, MMOMA (Moscow, Russia)
2014 — The New Wave, Gallery MSK Eastside Gallery (Moscow, Russia)
2014 — Fake, Gallery Random (Moscow, Russia)
2014 — Weak gender, Gallery A3 (Moscow, Russia)
2013 — Entre, Gallery Open Stage (Moscow, Russia)