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Alexander Pogorzhelsky

Alexander Pogorzhelsky

Alexander was born in 1980 in Moscow, lives and works in Moscow.


2004 V. Surikov Moscow State Academy Art Institute (Moscow)

2003 Institute of Contemporary Art (Moscow)

1997 Moscow State Academy Art Lyceum named after N.Tomski (Moscow)

Personal exhibitions:

2016 Observations (Erarta, Saint-Petersburg)

2015 Power Point (MMOMA, Gallery 21, Moscow)

2013 Daily life (CCA Sokol, Moscow. Supported by Gallery 21)

2011 Fragments of Life (Gallery 21, Moscow)

2009 Paintings of Everyday Life (Art Propaganda, Samara)

2007 Works (Stella Art Foundation, Moscow)

2005 The Seasons (Fine Art Gallery, Moscow)

Group shows:

2012 Seems Something is Missing Here (Gallery 21, Moscow)

2011 Open Pool After Malevich (Moscow)

2010 Time, Forward! (Soyuz Factory, Moscow)

2010 On The Contrary (WINZAVOD Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow)

2010 Real Art (PROEKT_FABRIKA, Moscow)

2010 Swedish Family (UPPSALA KONSTMUSEUM, Uppsala)

2009 Swedish Family (MMOMA, Moscow, )

2007 Black Square Award (Central House of Artists, Moscow)

2006 Russia Fly By (Salzburg, Austria)

2006 The Origin of Species (The Museum of Modern Art, Hiroshima)

2006 The Origin of Species (The Museum of Modern Art, Toyama)

2005 Summer Holidays-Juvenile Sky (Fine Art Gallery, Moscow)

2005 Memoria (MMOMA, Moscow)

2005 Doublethink (Stella Art Gallery, Moscow)

2005 Tusovka Art (Muu Gallery, Helsinki)

2005 Factory (Moscow)

2004 The Landscape (Fine Art Gallery, Moscow)

2004 Between (MMOMA, Moscow)

2004 Art War (”Gloria” Pavilion, Helsinki)

2003 The Figure (Central House of Artists, Moscow)

2003 Back Shift (Institute of Contemporary Art, Moscow)

2002 Blooded Boys (Art Klyazma, Moscow region)

2002 Moscow Flat ХХ/ХХI. From Century to Century (Gallery А3, Moscow)

Art Fairs:

Art Moscow 2013




In 2006 a painting from „Flying Bags” series was sold from Sotheby’s Charity Auction of Russian Contemporary Art.

In 2007 a painting from „Seasons” series was purchased by The Museum of Modern Art, Toyama, Japan.

In 2010 a painting from „Computer Boys” series was sold from Charity Auction of Russian Art with the support of Christie's.

Paintings from „Inside” and „Clean” series are in the collection of „Stella Art Foundation” Artist’s paintings are in private collections in Russia and Austria.