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Ilya & Emilia KABAKOV - Says E. Zajko... (commentary-drawing)

Ilya & Emilia KABAKOV Says E. Zajko... (commentary-drawing)  
Ilya & Emilia KABAKOV - Says E. Zajko... (commentary-drawing)
colour pencil, gouache and ink on paper - 1991
33 x 23 cm.

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lIya Kabakov
born in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, in 1933
1945 -1951
Art School, Moscow
1951 - 1957
V. I. Surikov State Art Institute, Moscow
graduated at V. I. Surikov State Art Institute - Graphic design and book iIIustration.

Emilia Kabakov
born in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, in 1945
Music School, Moscow.
Music college, Irkutsk, Dnepropetrovsk, Russia
University, Moscow - Spanish Language and Literature.
emigrated to Israel from USSR
since 1975 she lives and works as curator and art dealer in New York.
works with lIya since 1989
lIya and Emilia Kabakov live and work in New York

selected pubIic projects

The Shining Circus and its Spectators. Neubau Giesing, Munich, Germany

The Drinking Fountain. Train station, Zug, Switserland
How to meet an Angel. Gutspark Böckel, Germany
Pianist and Muse. Alcobendas, Spain

The Egg (Two Faces). Sculpture Park, South Korea

The Rice Fields. Niigata, Japan
The Fountain City of Middelburg, The Netherlands
The Golden Apples Singen am Hohentwiel, Germany
The Old Bottle, Como, Italy
The Palace of Projects Kokerei Zollverein, Essen, Germany

Thev Are Looking Down, City of Nagoya
Borders and Otherness, inst.The Bridge Northorn, Dialogue (“Wordless”) Pont de l’Europe, Strasbourg, France

My Grandfather’s Shed. Mönchehaus Museum für Moderne Künst, Gösler, Germany
The last Step. Monument to the Emigrants from Europe to America Bremerhaven, Germany
The Old Bridge Hannover Münden, Germany
We Are Free! San Gimignano And I Was Like You Esslingen Kunsthalle, Cafeteria,
The Old Column Colle di Val d’Elsa, Monument to the Lost Glove Basel, Switzerland

Looking at the Sky, Reading the Words Sculpture Project, Münster, Germany
The Fallen Chandelier Hochhaus zur Palme, Zürich, Switserland

The Wings Nazionale Deutsche Bibliothek, Frankfurt, Germany
The Music on the Water Landeskulturzentrum, Salzau, Kiel, Germany

Fallen Sky, Geneva, Switserland

The Blue Dish Seville,

Nemen Orly, Memorial Normandie, France
Who’s are those Wings? Utrecht, The Netherlands

selected solo exhibitions from 2000

The Moscow Retrospective, The Gates, The State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, Russia

The Museum of Modern Art, Hayama
52. Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
TR3 in participation with Moderna Galerija, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Schaulager, Basel, Switserland
The Theatrical Projects, Munich, Germany
Wiesbaden Museum, Wiesbaden, Germany
Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland
The Thaw – Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem Belgium
Atlas Sztuki, Lodz, Poland

The House of Dreams Serpentine Gallery, London, Great-Britain
Install./Performance The Ship of Siwa, with Egyptian children, Siwa, Egypt
Morning, Evening, Night - 200 years since H. C. Andersen birthday, Nicolaj Art Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
Where is Our Place?, Musee Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, France
The Utopian City and Other Projects / Die Utopische Stadt, Kunsthaus Zug, Zug, Switzerland / Kunsthaus Bielefeld, Germany (2004) / Albion Gallery, London, Great-Britain / Graz, Austria

Where is Our Place ? MAXXI, Museum of Contemporary Art, Rome, Italy
The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia, org. Guggenheim
The Teacher and the Student, Charles Rosenthal and lIya Kabakov , Cleveland Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Incident in the Museum and Other Installations Foundation Museum, New York, United States
Where is Our Place?Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

Where is Our Place?, Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venice, Italy
50th Venice Biennial. / Museo Nazionale dell’ Arte del XXI Secolo, Roma, Italy

llya Kabakov Children’s Books and Related Drawings, 1956-1987 The Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas, United States
Universal System of Depicting Everything, Kunsthalle Göppingen, Göppingen, Germany

20 Ways to Get an Apple, Listening to the Music of Mozart, with Emilia Kabakov. Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus/OH, United States
llya Kabakov presents: The Life and Creativity of Charles Rosenthal 1898-1933), installation: The Life and Creativity of Charles Rosenthal, Das Städel, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

selected group exhibitions from 2000

UPDATE, Deweer Art Gallery, Otegem, Belgium

Yapi Kredi Kültür, Istanbul, Turkey
Museo di Arte Contemporanea del Sannio – ARCOS, Benevento, Italy / Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Roma – MACRO, Roma, Italy
La Maison Rouge – Fondation Antoine de Galbert, Paris, France

Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto, Canada
The Grand Promenade, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece
The Fallen Sky, Beaufort 2006, Ostend, Belgium
Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Russia
ULA Fowler Museum, Long Angeles, United States
Neo-Sincerity: The Difference between the Comic and the Cosmic is a single letter, Apex Art, New York, United States

Flashback. Revisiting the Art of the 80’s (painting: Gastronom), Kunstmuseum, Basel / Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, Switzerland
Install. The Man who flew into Space from his Apartment, Guggenheim Museum, New York, United States
Interaction – Carl Friedrich Claus and International Art, Kunstsammlungen, Chemnitz, Germany
A (Re)Construction of the History of Contemporary Art in Eastern Europe, Eastern Art Museum, Hagen, Germany
Künstler Archiv Stiftung Archiv der Academie der Künstler, Berlin, Germany
Open Systems: New Art in the 1960’s and 1970’s Tate Modern, London, Great-Britain (Album “Sitting in the Closet – Primakov”)
My Private Heroes Marta Herford Museum, Herford, Germany
Monument for the USA California College of the Arts, San Fransisco, United States
Art in Chocolate Museum Ludwig and Imhoff-Stollwerk Museum, Köln, Germany
The Giving Person; Il Dono Dell’Artista Palazzo Delle Arti, Napoli, Italy
Mouton Rotschild Paintings for the label The Hermitage Museum, St.-Petersburg / Pushkin Museum, Moscow, Russia
Universal Experience: Art, Life and the Tourist’s Eye (install. The Artist’s Despair, lIya and Emilia Kabakov), Chicago, United States
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago – IIIinois, Unites States
16 Strings (install. lIya Kabakov), 1st Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia

l’Artiste éditeur, FRAC Limousin, Limoges, France
Characters by lIya and Emilia Kabakov Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach – Florida, United States
The Man Who Flew into Space From His Apartment The Historical Museum, Moscow, Russia

The Ideal City (video by lIya and Emilia Kabakov), Arsenale, Venice, Italy. 50th Venice Biennial: Utopia Station

Not Everyone Will Be Taken Into the Future (installation with Emilia Kabakov) 49th Venice Biennale, Arsenale, Venezia, Italy. Plateau of Humanity

Visions of the Future: A History of Fears and Hopes of Mankind (installation: Incident at the Museum or Water Music - music by Vladimir Tarasov), Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, France