Some of today’s top Russian artists include the following:
Olga Bulgakova – painter (gallery) (gallery)
Elena Kovylina – performance art (home page) (gallery) (gallery) (gallery – explicit)
Sergei Mironenko – visual art (brief review) (eg)
Igor Mukhin – photography (bio) (gallery) (gallery)
Gor Chahal – photography (homepage – extensive!)
The Blue Noses – visual art / satire (gallery)
More on Contemporary Art from WayToRussia.net
Zurab Tsereteli is head of the Russian Academy of Arts and Moscow Museum of Modern Art. He’s also an accomplished artist himself, with most of his work catalogued and photographed online (click the images at the left to open new categories). He created this piece in New York as a memorial to the victims of world terrorism after 9/11.
This section is due to grow! We are planning to begin a series of brief biographies on contemporary Russian artists working in Russia and abroad. If you are interested in contributing to this section, contact us!