Andrei Molodkin

(b. 1966)

 

Andrei Molodkin was born on the 24thof June 1966, in Boui, a town located in the north of Russia.  He began his formal education in fine art in the year 1976, when he enrolled in the Special School of Arts-Plastiques, in the town of his birth.  He went on to study at the College of Art in Krasnoie-sur-Volga from 1981-1985. Following this was a brief period of military service, from 1985-1987.  Between the years of 1987 and 1992, he was a member of the faculty of Architecture and Interior Design and Strogonov Academy, in Moscow.  

                                              

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014    Transformer No.M208, Ducal Palace, Genova

2013    Immigrant Blood, Patricia Dorfmann Gallery, Paris

            Catholic Blood, Void Gallery, Londonderry

            Post-Utopian Simulacrum, Wooson Gallery, Daegu

Crude, American University Museum, Washington, D.C

2012    Liquid Black, Museum Villa Stuck, Munich

2011    Crude, Station Museum of Contemporary Art, Houston

Transformer No.V579, Art Sensus Gallery, London

Sincere, Galleria Pack, Milan

Crude, Art Sensus, London

2010    Absolute Return, Orel Art Gallery, Paris.

2009    Andrei Molodkin: Liquid Modernity (Grid and Greed), Orel Art Gallery, London

Swiss Passion, Priska Pasquer Gallery, Cologne

Oil Evolution, Daneyal Mahmood Gallery, New York.

2008    Guts à la Russe, Orel Art Gallery, Paris

2007    Sweet Crude American Dream, Daneyal Mahmood Gallery, New York

Direct From The Pipe, ANNE+ Art Projects, Ivry sur Seine, France.

G8, Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, Zurich

2006    Empire at War Daneyal Mahmood Gallery, New York 

            Cold War II, Orel Art Gallery, Paris 

            Sweet Crude Eternity, Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, Zurich

2005    Sweet Crude Eternity, Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, New York

2004    Notre Patrimoine, European Parliament, Brussels

2003    Love Copyright, Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, New York 

            Love Copyright, Orel Art Gallery, Paris

2002    Polus, Orel Art Gallery, Chapelle Saint Louis de la Salpétrière, Paris

2001    Novonovosibirsk, The Marble Palace, Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg 

            Blue Dream, Freud's Dream Museum, St. Petersburg 

            Novonovosibirsk, Schusev State Museum of Architecture, Moscow

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012    Speaking Artists, Busan Museum of Art, Busan

2011    Westend, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem

Big Brother, Palais des Arts, Dinard

2010    La Leçon de l’Histoire, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

Born in Dystopia, Rosenblum Collection & Friends, Paris

Intramoenia Extrart, Taranto

Futurologia, Garage, Moscow

Wall & Floor, Almine Rech Gallery, Paris

2009    Le Rouge et Le Noire, 53rd Venice Biennale, Venice

Rosta, Priska Pasquer Gallery, Cologne

The End of Oil, Exit Art, New York

2008    Russian Dream, The Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach

2007    Russia, Orel Art Gallery, Moscow World Fine Art, Moscow 

Paper Trails New Adventure in Drawing, VI Gallery, Denmark 

Petrodollar, Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, DIFC Gulf Art Fair, Dubai 

Bushels Bundles and Barrels, Superfund, New York

2006    Petrodollar, Pierogi and Ronald Feldman Fine Arts Gallery, Miami 

The Kiss, Daneyal Mahmood Gallery, Scope, Miami 

Modus R, The Newton Building, Miami 

Madame Butterfly Priska Pasquer Gallery, Paris Photo, Paris 

God is Great Guelman Gallery, Art Moscow, Moscow 

Life After Death Orel Art Gallery, Art Moscow, Moscow

2005    Black Heart, Orel Art Gallery, Scope, London

Liquid Madonna Orel Art Gallery, Fiac, Paris

2004    Trash Resources, Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, New York 

Praying for Oil, Orel Art Gallery, Flash Art, Milan

2003    Underground City, Labin, Croatia 

I Love, Orel Art Gallery, Art Moscow, Moscow 

New Beginning of Contemporary Art of Moscow Dusseldorf

2002    Body as Sculpture, Carré Noir Gallery, Paris Photo, Paris 

Polus, Photobiennale, Moscow House of Photography, Moscow 

Biesterfeld Art Management, St. Moritz, Switzerland Galerie Carré Noir, Paris Photobiennale 2002, Museum "Maison de la Photographie de Moscou", Moscow.

Chapelle Saint Louis de la Salpetriére, Galerie Orel Art Presenta, Paris

2001    The State Russian Museum, Saint - Petersburg

New Academy, Saint- Petersburg. 

Private Art Gallery, Saint - Petersburg. 

Schusev State Museum of Architecture, Moscow. 

PARIS-PHOTO 2001, Carusel du Louvre, Galerie Carré Noir, Paris. 

Museum "Maison de la Photographie de Moscou ", Moscow.

2000    Photobiennale 2000, Museum "Maison de la Photographie de Moscou," Moscow. 

Instrumenta, Novy Manege, The State Duma, Moscow. 

Paris- Photo, Carusel du Louvre, Galerie Carré Noir, Paris.

1999    Chapelle Saint Louis de la Salpetriére, Paris 

Art-Manage,Yakut Gallery, Moscow

 

Media Events

Tracks, Arte Television, 21 September 2006, "Art Provo Russe"

The Ticket, BBC World Service, 18 February 2006 (Mark Coles)

Paris Derniére, Paris Premiére Television, 22 April 2005 (Frédéric Taddei)

Private Collections 

Collection of The State Russian Museum, Saint-Petersburg

Collection of S. Freud Museum, Saint-Petersburg

Collection of Schusev State Museum of Architecture, Moscow

Rosenblum Collection, Paris, France

and private collectors in Europe and The United States

 

2004    Trash Resources, Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, New York 

Praying for Oil, Orel Art Gallery, Flash Art, Milan

2003    Underground City, Labin, Croatia 

I Love, Orel Art Gallery, Art Moscow, Moscow 

New Beginning of Contemporary Art of Moscow Dusseldorf

2002    Body as Sculpture, Carré Noir Gallery, Paris Photo, Paris 

Polus, Photobiennale, Moscow House of Photography, Moscow 

Biesterfeld Art Management, St. Moritz, Switzerland Galerie Carré Noir, Paris Photobiennale 2002, Museum "Maison de la Photographie de Moscou", Moscow.

Chapelle Saint Louis de la Salpetriére, Galerie Orel Art Presenta, Paris

2001    The State Russian Museum, Saint - Petersburg 

New Academy, Saint- Petersburg. 

Private Art Gallery, Saint - Petersburg. 

Schusev State Museum of Architecture, Moscow. 

PARIS-PHOTO 2001, Carusel du Louvre , Galerie Carré Noir, Paris. 

Museum "Maison de la Photographie de Moscou ", Moscow.

2000    Photobiennale 2000, Museum "Maison de la Photographie de Moscou", Moscow. 

Instrumenta, Novy Manege, The State Duma, Moscow. 

Paris- Photo, Carusel du Louvre, Galerie Carré Noir, Paris.

1999    Chapelle Saint Louis de la Salpetriére, Paris 

Art-Manage,Yakut Gallery, Moscow

 

Media Events

Tracks, Arte Television, 21 September 2006, "Art Provo Russe"

The Ticket, BBC World Service, 18 February 2006 (Mark Coles)

Paris Derniére, Paris Premiére Television, 22 April 2005 (Frédéric Taddei)