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2012 Invitation Artist : AES+F
By Curator Jin-Suk Suh


The Feast of Tromalchio: Panorama #1, 2010, lambda prints on paper, 120X255cm (including white border of 15cm)



The Feast of Tromalchio: Panorama #2, 2010, lambda prints on paper, 120X255cm (including white border of 15cm)



The Feast of Tromalchio: Panorama #3, 2010, lambda prints on paper, 120X255cm (including white border of 15cm)



The Feast of Tromalchio: Panorama #4, 2010, lambda prints on paper, 120X255cm (including white border of 15cm)



The Feast of Tromalchio: Panorama #5, 2010, lambda prints on paper, 120X255cm (including white border of 15cm)



The Feast of Tromalchio: Panorama #8, 2010, lambda prints on paper, 120X255cm (including white border of 15cm)



The Feast of Tromalchio: Panorama #9, 2010, lambda prints on paper, 120X255cm (including white border of 15cm)


The Russian artists group AES+F was started in 1987 as AES by Tatiana ARZAMASOVA and Lev EVZOVICH, who studied architecture, and Evgeny SVYATSKY, who had a background in graphic design. After the photographer Vladimir FRIDKES joined the group in 1995, they began to work under the name of AES+F.

Tatiana ARZAMASOVA
Was born in 1955, graduated from Moscow Architectural Institute (MARCHI) - State Academy in 1978. Lives and works in Moscow.
Was occupied in conceptual architecture. Grand-Prix award winner of a jointly OISTAT and UNESCO competition <Theatre of Future>. Participated in conceptual architecture exhibitions in London, Paris, and Venice.

Lev EVZOVICH
Was born in 1958, graduated from Moscow Architectural Institute (MARCHI) - State Academy in 1982. Lives and works in Moscow. 
Was occupied in conceptual architecture. The prizewinner of the OISTAT competition <The Tour Theatre> in Stockholm. Participated in conceptual architecture exhibitions in Milan, Frankfurt-on-Main, and Paris. Worked as art director in animation film (6 films), as a director in puppet animation film.

Evgeny SVYATSKY
Was born in 1957, graduated from Moscow University of Printing Arts (department of the book graphic arts) in 1980. Lives and works in Moscow and New York. 
Was occupied with book and advertising design, poster and graphic art. Participated in international poster competitions, exhibitions of book illustration and design, and graphic art. Worked as a creative director in few publishing houses in Moscow.

Vladimir FRIDKES
Was born in 1956, lives and works in Moscow.
Worked as a photographer of style & fashion. Published in magazines: VOGUE, Harper’s Bazaar, ELLE, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, Sunday Times Style and others.

Including recent solo exhibitions <Allegoria Sacra> (Multimedia Art Museum Moscow, 2011), <AES+F. The Feast of Trimalchio> (Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, 2010), <Angels and Demons. Parade> (Public art project as part of Europe XXL, Lille, 2009), <AES+F. IL Paradiso Verde...> (MACRO Future, Rome, 2008) and <AES. AES+F> (Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, 2007), AES+F has more than 80 solo exhibitions and 190 group exhibitions internationally. They participated in Venice Biennale (2007, 2009), Sydney Biennale (2004, 2010), International Video Art Biennale in Israel (2008), Istanbul Biennale (2008), Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art (2005, 2007, 2009, 2011), Gwangju Biennale (2002), Biennale de Lyon (2000), Art Basel (2007, 2009), Armory Show (2011) and more and the public collections are mainly housed by Centre d’Art Contemporain Georges Pompidou, Multimedia Art Museum Moscow, Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art, Musée de l’Elysée, Louis Vuitton Foundation for Creation, Sammlung Goetz, Vanhaerents Art Collection, Alltech, and Kolon Industries Inc.