I Was Russia
Starting Date: Saturday, 6 June 2009
Finishing Date: Sunday, 6 September 2009
Curated by Marcus Williams (New Zealand) and Konstantin Skotnikov (Russia) this exhibition brings together for the first time in New Zealand a rich collection of works by some of the most influential figures in Russian art today. I was Russia promises to be a visually rich and intellectually stimulating exhibition that will provide a unique insight into this burgeoning contemporary art scene. It showcases the work of the internationally renowned artists Alexander and Olga Florensky, Oleg Kulik, Leonid Tishkov, Dmitry Bulnygin, and the influential art collective Factory of Found Clothing and Blue Noses Group.