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Grigory Katsnelson

(b. 1974) painter, artist
1986-1992 School of Visual Arts of Academy of Arts, St. Petersburg, Russia
 1993-1997 The Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia, Faculty of arts, St. Petersburg, Russia
1999-Present  Teacher in Fine Arts and History of Art, St. Petersburg
1999-Present  Member of Borey Art Center, St. Petersburg
 1999-Present  Member of Russian Artists Association
 2002-Present  Member of the "Free Culture" Society, 10 Pushkinskaya str., St.Petersburg

Creator of artist`s books since 1998 under the mark of Asf-AltЪ IZDAT
Since 2005 he’s been illustrating and publishing an interseasonal magazine of uneven poetry and graphics “Van Gogh’s Ear”.
Printing techniques: lithography, linocuts, stencil and printer printing
Lives and works in Saint-Petersburg

Represented by works in the following collections (selected):
State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg
Tsarskoe Selo Collection Museum, Pushkin (St. Petersburg)
Saxon State and University Library Dresden, Dresden
LS Collection Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven


Group exhibitions of artist`s books (selected):
2003 «Kharmsizdat presents» State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg
2005 – 2006 «RUSSIAN BOOK ART: 1904 – 2005» Europalia Festival, Bibliotheka Wittockiana, Brussel
2011 Muzej “Kniga chudoznika” Erarta, St. Petersburg
2013 «Grigori Katsnelson, doener. 15 jaar kunstenaarsboeken (1998-2013)», Museum Meermanno, Hague

http://www.girsh4.narod.ru
http://girsh1.livejournal.com