Biography

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2017

    Cactus Seller and others. DIEHL, Berlin, Germany

  • 2016

    Olga Chernysheva: Vague Accent. The Drawing Center, New York

  • 2015

    Peripheral Vision, GRAD London, London

  • 2014

    «Domestication». Параллельная программа МАНИФЕСТА 10. Первый Кадетский корпус, Санкт-Петербург

  • 2014

    Olga Chernysheva, Pace Gallery, London
    Keeping Sight, Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerp, Belgium
    White Lines - On the Ground, Dark Lines - In the Sky, Riga Art Space, Riga Latvia

  • 2013

    Person Protected By Drawing, DIEHL, Berlin, Germany

  • 2013

    Compossibilities. Kunsthalle Erfurt, Germany

  • 2011

    Olga Chernysheva. Foxy Production, New York
    In the Middle of Things. BAK, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Clippings. Galerie Volker Diehl, Berlin

  • 2010

    Olga Chernysheva. Calvert 22, London

  • 2009

    CAESURAS. Galerie Volker Diehl, Berlin and Diehl + Gallery One, Moscow

    Inner Dialog. Bank Austria Kunstforum, Vienna

    3rd Moscow Biennale. Baibakov Art Projects, Moscow

    Adventure Istiklal. Istanbul Biennial, Yapi Kredi Kazim Taskent Art Gallery, Istanbul

  • 2008

    Acquaintances. White Space, London

    Emergency Drawings. (with Michael Alshibaya) Metis_NL Gallery

    Amsterdam After Eisenstein. Lunds Konsthall, Sweden (two person with Boris Mikhailov) New Works. Foxy Production, New York Acquaintances. White Space, London Emergency Drawings. (with Michael Alshibaya) Metis_NL Gallery, Amsterdam After Eisenstein. Lunds Konsthall, Sweden (two person with Boris Mikhailov)

    New Works. Foxy Production, New York

  • 2007

    Involutions. Catherine Bastide Gallery, Brussels

    Isle of Sparks. Foxy Production, New York

  • 2006

    Panorama. Stella Art Gallery, Moscow

    Sites. Biennale of Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

  • 2005

    Emerging Figures. White Space Gallery, London

    The Happiness Zone. Stella Art Gallery, Moscow

    Fields. Moscow Multimedia Complex for Contemporary Arts, Moscow House of Photography, Moscow

  • 2004

    Zone of Happiness. Heckenhauer Gallery, Berlin

    The Happiness Zone. The State Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg

  • 2003

    Olga Chernysheva. Moscow House of Photography, Moscow

  • 2001

    Life/Style. Novaya Kollektsiya Gallery, Moscow

    Second Life. La 49 Biennale di Venezia, Russian Pavilion, Venice

  • 2000

    Light is Coming. XL Gallery, Moscow

    Die, der, das Fremde. Christine Koenig Gallery, Vienna

  • 1999

    Relations. Moscow Fine Art Gallery, Moscow

  • 1998

    Olga Chernysheva. Andrey Khlobystin. Christine Konig & Franziska Lettner Gallery, Vienna

  • 1997

    Single Works. Galerie Singel 74, Amsterdam

  • 1996

    Ad Oculus (with Anton Olshvang). Netherlands Theater Institute, Amsterdam

    More Chocolate (with Stephen Shanabruk). L Gallery, Moscow

  • 1995

    Pro-portions. The State Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg

  • 1993

    Olga Chernysheva. Krings-Ernst Gallery, Cologne

  • 1992

    Olga Chernysheva. Gallery 1.0, Moscow

    New Works (with Anton Olshvang). Storm Gallery, Amsterdam

    Black-and-white Exhibition (with Anton Olshvang). Film Museum, Moscow.

Selected group exhibitions

  • 2016

    Manifesta 11, What People do for Money: Some Joint Ventures. Zurich, Switzerland
    The Travelers Zacheta National Gallery of Art 

  • 2015

    All the World’s Futures. Curated by Okwui Enwezor, Venice Biennale, Italy
    XXI. Rohkunstbau – Apokalypse. Curated by Mark Gisbourne, Schloss Roskow, Rowcow, Germany 
    Drawing Now. Albertina, Vienna, Austria

  • 2014

    Die Zukunft Fotografieren, Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg
    Golden Years, Huis Marseille, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • 2013

    Das Ende des 20. Jahrhunderts. Es kommt noch besser. Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany

  • 2013

    The Bergen Assembly. Bergen, Norway

  • 2011-12

    Two Thousand Eleven. Para/Site Artspace, Hong Kong

    Miracles. Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany

  • 2011

    Dwelling. Columbia College, Chicago

    Site Inspection: The Museum On The Museum. Ludwig Muzeum, Budapest, Hungary

    Voyage, Voyage. Kunstverein Nuernberg, Germany

    Ostalgia. Curated by Massimilliano Gioni, New Museum, New York

    Modernikon: Contemporary Art from Russia. Curated by Francesco Bonami, La Casa dei Tre Oci, Venice

    Something That I'll Never Really See @ The National Gallery Of Modern Art, New Delhi, India

  • 2010

    Glasnost: Soviet Non-Conformist Art from the 1980s. Haunch of Venison, London e-flux video rental. Fondazione Giuliani, Rome

    Objects in Mirror Are Closer than They Appear. FUTURA Prague

    Contrepoint L?art Contemporain Russe, De L?ic?ne ? L?avant-Garde, Mus?e Du Louvre, Paris

    Modernikon: Contemporary Art From Russia @ Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino

    Etats de L'Artifice. Mus?e D'Art Moderne de La Ville, Paris

    Over The Counter. Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest

    Gogolfest. Curated by Baibakov Art Projects, Dovzhenko Film Studio, Kiev, Ukraine

    6th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, Berlin

    Futurologia. The Garage, Center For Contemporary Culture, Moscow

    Artes Mundi. The National Museum Cardiff, Wales Photo I. Photo You. Calvert 22, London

  • 2009

    Dress Codes: The Third ICP Triennial of Photography and Video. International Center of Photography, New York

    LentSpace. Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York

    Future depends on you. New Rules. Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow

    Moving Stills. Mus?e d'Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg

    A Letter Concerning Enthusiasm. Curated by Luigi

    Fassi, AR / GE Kunst, Bolzano, Italy

    R?alit?s Urbaines. Le Fonds r?gional d'art contemporain Bretagne, Lannion, France

    On The Line. Center for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne

  • 2008

    Russian Dreams. Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, Florida

    Emergency Drawings. METIS_NL, Amsterdam

  • 2007

    Dialogues. Le Quartier, Quimper, France

    Moscopolis. Espace Louis Vuitton, Paris

    Progressive Nostalgia. Centro per l?arte Contemporanea Luigi, Prato, Italy

    Don?t Worry. Be Curious. 4th Ars Baltica Triennial of Photographic Art, Kiel, Germany

    The Second Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art. Moscow

    Courtauld Institute of Art, London

    National Museum of Women in the Arts Festival of Film and Media Arts. Washington, DC

  • 2006

    Contested Spaces in Post-Soviet Art: Russia Redux 2. Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, New York

    Caspar David Friedrich: die Erfindung der Romantik. Museum Folkwang, Essen, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg

    Spivaks Generation. Kewenig galerie, Cologne

    Soleil Noir. Depressionand Society. Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg 47th October R Salon. Belgrade

  • 2005

    P.S. Beyond the Red Horizon. National Center for Contemporary Arts, Moscow

    Comedy. Central House of Artists, Moscow

    Arbeit. Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck Arbeit. Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck; Lewis

    Glucksman Gallery, University College Cork

    Ireland Peripheral Visions. Chapter, Cardiff, Wales

    Katharina Prospekt. Modemuseum, Antwerp

    Russian Pop-art. State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

    Russia! Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

    In the Shadow of Heroes. State Historical Museum, Bishkek,

    Kyrgyzstan Street, Art and Fashion: Contemporary Russian

    Photography. FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen, Antwerp

  • 2004

    Controlled Democracy. White Space Gallery, London

    Body memory. City History Museum, Helsinki

    Za Czerwonym Horyzontem. Ujazdowski Zamek, Warsaw

    Mobile. Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck

    Privatisierungen. Kunst-Werke, Berlin

    System of Coordinates: Russian Art Today. Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb

    Watch out! Art from Moscow and St. Petersburg. National Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo

    Photobiennale 2004. Moscow Museum of Contemporary art, Moscow

    Berlin–Moskau/Moskau-Berlin 1950-2000. State Historical Museum, Moscow

  • 2003

    Berlin–Moskau/Moskau-Berlin 1950-2000. Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin

    Proection. National Center for Contemporary Arts, Nizhny Novgorod

    Russia Body Memory. Volkskundemuseum, Vienna

  • 2002

    Contemporary Russian Painting 1992-2002. New Manege State Exhibition Hall, Moscow

    Contributions from Venice Biennale 2001. Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen

  • 2001

    Milano - Europе 2000. Palazzo Triennale, Milan

    Body Memory. Central Exhibition Hall, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia; Central House of Artists, Moscow; The Museum Centre on Strelka, Krasnoyarsk, Russia

  • 2000

    Dynamical Pairs. Marat Guelman Gallery at Manege Central Exhibition Hall, Moscow; The State Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg

    Body Memory. State City History Museum, Saint Petersburg

    Serials. Manege Central Exhibition Hall, Moscow

  • 1998

    Medialization. Estonia Art Museum, Tallinn

    Fauna. New Manege State Exhibition Hall, Moscow; Zacheta National Gallery of Contemporary Art, Warsaw

  • 1997

    Zonen der Verstoerung. Steirische Herbst, Graz, Austria

    Mars Field, curated by Alex Pittendrigh, 1st Floor, Melbourne

  • 1996

    Maessig und gefraessig. Museum fur Angewandte Kunst (MAK), Vienna

  • 1995

    Kunst im verborgenen. Nonkonformisten Russland 1957-1995. Contemporary Art Collection of Tsaritsyno Museum, Moscow. Wilhelm-Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen, Germany; Documenta-Halle, Kassel, Germany; Staatliches Lindenau Museum, Altenburg, Germany

  • 1994

    II Cetinjski Bijenale. Cetinje, Montenegro

  • 1992

    a Mosca... a Mosca... Villa Campoleto, Herculaneum; Galleria Comunale d?Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy

  • 1991

    Aesthetic Exercises. Kuskovo Estate Museum, Moscow

  • 1989

    In de USSR en erbuiten. Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

Education

  • 1995-96

    Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • 1986

    Moscow Cinema Academy

  • Moscow, Russia, 1962. Lives and works in Moscow.

Olga Chernysheva