Works in Moscow (RU), lives in Moscow (RU), born in Kyzyl, Tuva (RU).
Evgeny Antufiev was raised in the Siberian republic of Tuva. Inspired by the region’s lingering traces of shamanic practice, Antufiev crafts his own multilayered personal mythology, which subsumes various aspects of Russian and international cultures, personal struggles, and the effect of different materials (like stone, bone, wood, amber, and bronze), found or created objects. His methods mix mysticism with aesthetic kitsch. Antufiev was recognized in 2009 with a Kandinsky Prize for Young Artist, Project of the Year. He has since participated in exhibitions at the New Museum in New York, the Collezione Maramotti in Reggio Emilia, Italy, the Palais de Tokyo in Paris, and in Manifesta 11.
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Evgeny Antufiev, Immortality Forever, 2015. Installation, mixed media, variable dimensions .
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Immortality Forever – Evg...
27 April 2017 - 03 September 2017.
M HKA calls itself a Eurasian museum and so it also pays sustained attention to art from the former Soviet space. The latter also has an Asia
28 April 2017 - 31 December 2021.
For the first time, the M HKA will be able to present a permanent collection exhibition with iconic masterpieces from Flemish and internation
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The M HKA’s contemporary art collection has grown thanks to a combination of acquisitions, donations and long-term loans from various public
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The M HKA collection is built around three approaches to art: image, action and society. While generally works cannot be classified exclusive
Aanwinsten 2016 [Acquisit...
M HKA built up a substantial art collection from the former Soviet Union through earlier commitments in various movements, which can be used
Experts: Ivan Isaev, Alexander Ivanov, Nataliya Protassenia, Maria Stepkina, Anna Zhurbа Short list: Evgeny Antufiev, Evgeny Granilschikov, I