Taras Sgibnev

Born in Leningrad in 1987. Graduated from the Herzen University, St Petersburg, as a master of art in 2010. Taras has been studying graphic design in the British Higher School of Art & Design, Moscow, since 2011. He is engaged in graphic and interactive design, artist’s book and print art. A prize-winner of several graphic contests for young artists. Participation in exhibitions: ‘The Transformation’, the 25th anniversary exhibition of the Russian artists’ book (Hamburg, Kassel, 2014), ‘Mayakovsky—Manifesto’ (The Proun Gallery, Moscow, 2014), ‘The First Book’ (The Tsaritsyno Museum, Moscow, 2013), ‘The Artist’s Book Museum’ (Erarta, St Petersburg), the Marseille Book Fair (Marseille, 2010), a range of exhibitions in the Artplay Design Centre, Moscow, and in the Central Exhibition Hall ‘Manege’, St Petersburg. The artist’s works are in private collections in Russia and the Netherlands.