PETR SHVETSOV

Petr Shvetsov was born in 1970 in Leningrad, Russia.

Lives & works in St. Petersburg.

Studied at the Leningrad Secondary Art School (now St. Petersburg State Academic Art Lyceum named after Boris Ioganson).

Member of the St. Petersburg Union of Artists since 1992.

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg

New York Public Library

British Library

Sakson State Library, Dresden

City of Odense, Denmark

State Library, Berlin

Institute of Contemporary Russian Culture, Los Angeles

University of California Library, St. Barbara

The Lilly Library, University of Indiana at Bloomington

University of Iowa Library at Iowa City

Kohler Art Library

University of Wisconsin at Madison

 

SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2019 – “Not what it seems”, Marina Gisich Gallery, St. Petersburg

2014 – “New paintings”, Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg

2011 – “Twilight State”, Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg

2011 – “Event Horizon”, Small Hall of the Central Exhibition Hall “Manege”, 103 Griboyedov Canal Emb., St. Petersburg

2010 – “The War of the Worlds”, Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg

2009 – “Apologia of Narcissism”, Luda gallery, St. Petersburg

2009 – “Swamps”, Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg

2008 – “The Women’s Question”, “The village life” Gallery, St. Petersburg

2008 – “Bird Haven”, NOMI Gallery, St. Petersburg

2008 – “The nightingale sings when he wants to”, Open Space Gallery, St. Petersburg

2008 – “The Poles of Sex”, Main Street Museum, White River Junction, Vermont

2007 – “New Paintings. In the Badger’s Hole”, Belka and Strelka Gallery, St. Petersburg

2007 – “The Living and the Dead”, Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg

2007 – “The Fence”, Navicula Artis Gallery, St. Petersburg

2006 – “Tsusima”, State History Museum, Peter and Paul Fortress, St. Petersburg (in collaboration with the National Center of Contemporary Art and Navicula Artis Gallery)

2006 – “52 Minutes”, Gallery project “Neva Tower”, St. Petersburg

2005 – “Head of an Architect”, Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg

2004 – “Shadow Spaces”, State Hermitage Museum (in conjunction with the program “Contemporary art in Petrograd”, Leningrad, Petersburg in the 20th Century)

2004 – “Columbarium”, State Geological Museum, St. Petersburg (as part of ProArte Institute’s “Contemporary Art in Traditional Museums” Festival)

2004 – “Drawings”, “Mit’ki VKHUTEMAS” Gallery, St. Petersburg

2003 – “Airplanes”, Navicula Artis Gallery, St. Petersburg

2002 – “Avions”, Le Garage, Lourges, France

2002 – “Aeroplanes”, Art Angar Center of Contemporary Art, Solovki, Russia

2001 – “Abstract”, British Council Russia, St. Petersburg

2000 – “Mixed Fights” (with M. Gavrichkov), National Centre Gallery, St. Petersburg

1995 – “Petr Shvetsov and Petr Bely”, Odense University, Odense, Denmark

1994 – “Sherburne School”, Sherburne, England

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 – “Advantages of spiders”, Luda gallery, St. Petersburg

2015 – “We must cultivate our garden”, Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg

2015 – “Realism”, The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

2014 – “Signal” Project, KB “Signal”, St. Petersburg

2010 – “Black and White”, Modernariat gallery, St. Petersburg

2008 – “Nord Art”, Installation “Call Me and I’ll Do Whatever You Want”, Rendsburg , Germany

2007 – “Nord Art”, Installation “My Grandmother Was Right”, Rendsburg, Germany

2007 – Art Moscow, Moscow, Russia

2007 – “200 Years of Lithography”, Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg

2006 – “New Prints 2006/Spring”, Selected and Curated by Richard Tuttle, International Print Center New York, NY

2006 – “Improvisation”, The international exhibition of drawings, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia

2006 – Graphics Biennale, St. Petersburg Union of Artists, St. Petersburg

2005 – “Collage in Russia”, State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

2005 – “Forward/Backwards”, Sevastopol State Art Museum, Ukraine

2004 – Art Manezh 2004, Moscow

2004 – “Art”, Central Exhibition Hall “Manege”, St. Petersburg

2004 – “Flights”, Club on Brestkoi, Moscow

2003 – “Kharmsizdat Presents Artist’s Books”, The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

2003 – “Histoires Graves”, Office de la Culture, Brignoles, France

2003 – “Gardens of Paradise”, Anna Akhmatova Museum, St. Petersburg

2002 – “Black and White”, Museum of the History of St. Petersburg

2002 – “Sculpture and Recreation Garden”, Anna Akhmatova Museum, St. Petersburg

2002 – First Graphics Biennale, St. Petersburg Union of Artists, St. Petersburg

2002 – Boucherie d`Art, Galerie IZBA, Novyi Sad, Yugoslavia

2001 – “Desire and Pursuit of the Whole”, Pro Arte Institute, St. Petersburg. Curated by Christopher Gordon

2002 – “Brut Art Demobilization Albums”, Anna Akhmatova Museum, St. Petersburg

1997 – Two Hundred Years of Lithography, The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

1997 – “BOOKCAMERA or The Book and the Elements”, Anna Akhmatova Museum, St. Petersburg

1996 – “Artgenda”, Arts Festival of Baltic Countries as part of Copenhagen ‘s, Cultural Capital of Europe celebrations

1996 – Idaho State University at Boise, USA

1995-1996 – “Book Garden”, Manchester Royal Exchange, UK

1992-1994 – “Time of Transition”, City Museum and Art Gallery, Bristol and travelling; Ferens Art Gallery, Hull; The Library Gallery, Ramsgate; Ceri Richards Gallery, University College, Swansea; Flaxman Gallery, Staffordshire Gallery, Stoke on Trent; Bankside Gallery, London; Royal Cornwall Museum, Truro

 

SELECTED RESIDENCIES

2006 – Tamarind Institute, Alburquerque, New Mexico

2005 – Jyväskylä Centre for Printmaking, Jyväskylä Art Museum, Jyväskylä, Finland

2004 – Jyväskylä Centre for Printmaking, Jyväskylä Art Museum, Jyväskylä, Finland

1996 – Printmaking Workshop, Odense, Denmark

Printmaking Workshop, New York, with Bob Blackburn

1995 – Printmaking Workshop, Odense, Denmark

1994 – Artist-in-Residence, Sherborne School, UK