Pivovarov (Pavel Pepperstein)
Né à Moscow (Russian Federation).
Pavel Pepperstein was born in Moscow in 1966. He is one of the most influential artists of Russia’s new generation. In 1985-1987 he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague and in 1987 he co-founded the experimental group of artists called Inspection Medical Hermeneutics, which, after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, developed a critical approach towards the influence of western culture on Russia. Pepperstein had a solo exhibition at Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein (2010), participated to the Venice Biennial (2009), the Moscow Biennial (2007) and the Valencia Biennial (2003).
His work has been exhibited in the group show Russia at the Guggenheim of Bilbao and New York (2005-2006). Pepperstein's work is included in public collections, such as the Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, the Kunsthaus Zug, Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland, the Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art, the Sammlung Rheingold Art Foundation, Düsseldorf, and the Deutsche Bank Collection, Berlin.
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The Swastika and the Pent...
Pivovarov (Pavel Pepperstein), The Swastika and the Pentagon, 2006. Book, ink, paper, 192 p, language: Russian, publisher: Ad Marginem, ISBN: 5911030039.
The Mythogenic Love of Ca...
Pivovarov (Pavel Pepperstein), Sergey Anufriev , The Mythogenic Love of Castles, 2010. Book, ink, paper, 23.7 x 17.5 cm, 798 p, language: Russian, publisher: Moscow: Ad Marginem, ISBN: 9785911030766.
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WHAT HAPPENS WHEN THE ART...
07 December 2012 - 21 April 2013.
[novels written by artists] The Book Lovers is a systematic attempt to study the phenomenon of artist novels. There are some examples of art
THE BOOK LOVERS - A Proje...
25 January 2013 - 09 March 2013.
Curated by [David Maroto](http://ensembles.mhka.be/actors/david-maroto) and [Joanna Zielińska](http://ensembles.mhka.be/actors/joanna-zielins
Book Lovers 4.0 (Pop-up B...
28 January 2014 - 02 February 2014.
The Book Lovers presents the first (pop-up) bookstore specialized in artist novels. The bookstore will be hosted by De Appel and run by Buchh
The Preparation of the No...
18 July 2014 - 05 September 2014.
The Preparation of the Novel is the title of a new instalment in The Book Lovers project, which makes direct reference to Roland Barthes’ tra