Petr Shvetsov

Studied: Leningrad Academy Art School
Member of the St. Petersburg Union of Artists since 1992

Solo Exhibitions
2011 Event Horizon, Malyi Manezh, St. Petersburg
Twilight State, Gallery Anna Nova, St. Petersburg
2010 The War of the Worlds, Gallery Anna Nova, St. Petersburg
2009 Apologia of Narcissism, Gallery Lyuda, St. Petersburg
Swamps, Gallery Anna Nova, St. Petersburg
2008 The Women’s Question. Selskaya Zhizn’ Gallery, St. Petersburg
Bird Haven. Gallery NOMI, St. Petersburg
The nightingale sings when he wants to, Open Space Gallery, St. Petersburg
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
The Living and the Dead. Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg
The Fence, Navicula Artis, 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)
52 Minutes, Gallery project “Neva Tower,” St. Petersburg
2005 Head of an Architect, Anna Nova Gallery, St. Petersburg
2004 Shadow Spaces, Education Center, State Hermitage Museum
Columbarium, State Geological Museum, St. Petersburg (as part of ProArte Institute’s
Contemporary Art in Traditional Museums Festival)
Drawings, Gallery Mit’ki VKHUTEMAS, St. Petersburg

Selected Group Exhibitions
2013 Capital of Nowhere, parallel program of 55th Biennale, Venice, Italy
2012 Alanika Public Art Symposium, Vladikavkaz, Russia
13th Printmaking Triennial, Jyvaskyla, Finland
2011 Gates and Doors, Marble Museum
Black and White, PERM Museum of Contemporary Art
2010 Black and White, Moderniart, 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
200 Years of Lithography, Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg
2006 New Prints 2006/Spring, Curated by Richard Tuttle, International Print Center New York, NY
Improvisation, The international exhibition of drawings, Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia
Graphics Biennale, St. Petersburg Union of Artists, St. Petersburg
2005 Collage in Russia, State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg
Forward/Backwards, Sevastopol State Art Museum, Ukraine

Selected Residencies
2011 Jyväskylä Centre for Printmaking, Jyväskylä Art Museum, Jyväskylä, Finland
2010 Helsinki International Artists Program, Suomennlina Island, Finland
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
The Printmaking Workshop, New York, with Bob Blackburn
1995 Printmaking Workshop, Odense, Denmark
1994 Artist-in-Residence, Sherborne School, England

Selected Public Collections
State Russian Museum; Russian National Library; 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, Santa Barbara; The Lilly Library, University of Indiana at Bloomington
University of Iowa Library at Iowa City; Kohler Art Library, University of Wisconsin at Madison

Contact Information
Telephone: 7-812-272-8351; 7-921-945-5156
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