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Igor Baskin

Multidisciplinary artist, curator, based in the Sankt-Petersburg, Russia.
Member of National Union of Artists, member of Free culture foundation,
Author of 'The Program of Personification', founder of  'The Nonintellectual Art' direction.
Painting, graphics, photography, videoart, soundworks, objects, conceptual projects, performance/actionism.
Mumber of times presented Sankt-Petersburg and Russia on the national and international
exhibitions, ant and kino festivals, Received grants and awards of internationsl art and cultural organisations and institutions.

Selected projects, work in progress:
- "Documents". Since 1988.
- "Program of Personification" - the end of postmodern". Since 1996.
- "Displacement of cultural identities". Since 1996.
- "Kiste-net, international cultural space". With Max Goeshle, Austria, and Rod Jacka, Australia. Since 1997.
- "Media ready made". Since 1997.
- "Maria Parfenovna Bushueva - artcritic". Since 1997
- "Remember the Shadows". Since 1998.
- "Body, space, name". Since 1999.
- "Monument for all names". Since 1999.
- "Diary of Igor Baskin". Internet project. Since 2000.
- "Parallel lives". Time based. Since 25.12.2000.
- 'The Non Intellectual Art'. Since summer 2005.
 
Selected exhibitions.
- 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 "Art of St-Petersburg". Main St-Petersburg's exhibition hall "Maniege".
- 1997, 1999 International biennale "Dialogs". "Maniege".
- 1996, 1998, 2000 "International festival of experiment and performance". "Maniege".
- 1995, 2000. "From avant-garde to our days". St-Petersburg.
- 1996, 1996, 1997, 1997, 1999. Exhibitions. Exhibition's hall of National Union of artists. St-Petersburg.
- "Avant-garde arts". Fetival in Cultural center "Ilitcha". St-Petersburg. 1988.
- "Cut casualty list". Personal exhibition. Art center Pushkinskaya 10. St-Petersburg. 1996.
- "Spratia Nova". International St-petersburg's biennale. 1996.
- "First international public art and Muralism congress". Mexico sity. Mexico. 1997.
- "Kuk art". International festival of contemporary art . Pushkin town. 1997.
- "Figurative poetry". Museum of Dostoevski. St-Petersburg. 1998.
- "Solntsevorot" International festival of contemporary arts. Theater "Baltic house". 1999.
- "Body, Space, Name / St-Petersburg".  With Jorg Mollet, Switzerland. Art center "Pushkinskaya 10". St-Petersburg. 1999.
- "Non official capital". St-Petersburg-Moskow contemporary art festival. 2000.
- "Community". Art center Pushkinskaya 10. St-Petersburg. 2000.
- "Dar". Festival of contemporary art. Yaroslavl's state art museum. Yaroslavl town. 2000.
- 'Documents 2000/2'. Main Exhibition's Hall "Maniege". St-Petersburg. 2000
- "Emplacements" UK-Russian common project. New Holland place. St-Petersburg. 2000.
- "Art-Forum-Berlin". Berlin. Germany. 2000.
- "Agitacia for art". National center of contemporary art Ekaterinburg's branch. 2000.
- "St-Petersburg's photo-marathon". Art center Pushkinskaya 10, and online. St-petersburg, 2000.
- "No sex". National center of contemporary art - Novosibirsk's branch. 2001.
- "Simply food". Video for the project "60 second's film". NCCA- Novosibirsk's branch. 2001
- "Leave the name". Work for the project "Wishes for dead". NCCA - Novosibirsk's branch. 2001
- "Parallel lives". With Luci Marcuzzo, Australia. Mildura palimpsest#4. Mildura Art center, Australia. 2001
- ArtGENDA2002 Hamburg, Hamburg, 2002
- 'Emplacements', Russian-English site-specific project, St-Petersburg, 2002
- 'Short and Sharp', London, UK, 2003. (eho)
- 'E-Moe', St-Petersburg, 2003.
- 'Punkt'. Residency 2003 in NIFCA (Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art)
- PUTKI Festival, Fiskars, Finland. 2003.
- Twelw 4 Festival, Tampre, Finland. 2003.
- La-bas, helsinki, Finland. 2003.
- 'Remember the shadows' for the 'The Long Stories of Ekaterinburg'. NCCA Ekaterinburg's branch. 2004.
- 'Remember the Name', SoundLab Channel 2. 2005. (direct link to the work)
- 'Art Contact'. Forum Box gallery. Helsinki, Finland. 2005.
- 'Silence' 1, 2. '2e Appel' project, Belgium.
- 'Remember the Shadows' for 'Microtel' project, within Rotterdam Film Festival. Rotterdam, Holland. 2006.
- 'Beauty & Power' (video), Intervenciones TV, Spain, 2006.
- 'The One Second of Sky' (video),  Luksuz Festival, Trska Gora,  Slovenia, 2006.
-'The Teletext' (video), PAM installation, New York Art Fair, USA. / Festival of Nations, Ebesee, Austria. /
Rencontres internationales Paris/Berlinl Festival,  Theatre Paris-Villette, Paris, France.
- 'Scream Art'' (video), Pixeldance Film Fesrtival, Thessalonica, Greece. / NEXT_OUT Video Art Film Festival, Thessalonica, Greece. / D-NEFF Media/Experimental Art Festival, Vitoria, Spain. 2006. /  Luksuz Festival,
Trska Gora,  Slovenia, 2006.
- 'Step over or Tread on', Shifter Magazine 8, 'Rules and Presentations'. New York, 2006
- 'Museum of Contextual Amputations',  Shifter Magazine, New York, 2006