Rauf Mamedov. Biography

  • 1956 Was born in Gianja, Azerbaijan
  • 1973 Studied in the Agricultural Academy of Azerbaijan
  • 1976-1980 Worked as a mechanic, a driver, and medical orderly at the mental hospital
  • 1980 Graduated the Directing Department at the State Institute of Cinematography
  • Since 1985 Working as a director in Moscow
  • Since 1996 Engaged in art projects

Personal exhibitions

  • 2013 Disturbed Supper. Frolov Gallery. Moscow, Russia
  • 2011 Silentium. New Museum. Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • 2011 Silentium. Moscow Museum of Modern Art. Moscow, Russia
  • 2007 Supper at Emmaus. Aidan Gallery. Moscow, Russia
  • 2006 Exhodus № 1. SchizoAdam, Games on window-sills, Last Supper. Seven Bible scenes in twelve pictures. Brus Zilberstein gallery. New York, USA
  • 2005 Pieta. Aidan Gallery. Moscow, Russia
  • 2004 Games on window-sills. Gallery of Lilia Zakirova. Amsterdam, Holland
  • 2003 Games on window-sills. Aidan Gallery. Moscow, Russia
  • 2003 Exhibition in Domkerk. Utrecht, Holland
  • 2003 Exhibition in the Museum of Israel. Jerusalem, Israel
  • 2002 Exhibition in Corpus Christi. Hotel de Sully. Paris, France
  • 2000 Exhibition in Church H. Lambertus. Linden, Holland
  • 2000 Exodus № 1. SchizoAdam. Aidan Gallery. Moscow, Russia
  • 2000 Adam and Eve. History of the Mankind. Gallery Lilia Zakirova. Amsterdam, Holland
  • 1999 Exhibition in the Bible Museum. Amsterdam, Holland
  • 1999 Last Supper. Aidan Gallery. Moscow, Russia
  • 1998 Last Supper. Moscow central exhibition hall New Manege. Moscow, Russia
  • 1998 Last Supper, Seven Bible Scenes in twelve pictures. Gallery of Lilia Zakirova. Amsterdam, Holland

Group exhibitions

  • 2016 The 2000s . Ekaterina and Vladimir Semenikhin Collection. Selected 2000-2005 . Cultural Foundation " Ekaterina " , Moscow , Russia .
  • 2015 Candy Mountains , Oil Shores.  Perm Museum of Contemporary Art , Perm , Russia .
  • 2015 Real in the Irreal - Russia- Korea media art today. Wooyang Museeum of Contemporary Art, Gyeongju , South Korea .
  • 2013 A-Going. Group exhibition of Frolov Gallery artists, Moscow, Russia
  • 2013 Moscow photo salon. The classic photo gallery , Moscow , Russia
  • 2013 Icons. Сreative spaceTKACHI, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 2012 V International Biennale of Contemporary Art " Aluminium ". Baku, Azerbaijan
  • 2012 Pieta. Frolov Gallery at theArt Moscow 2012  fair. Central House of Artists , Moscow , Russia
  • 2011 The Silence of Maria.  Lilies Zakirova Galleryat the  Realisme 11 fair. Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 2010 Kandinsky Prize. Exhibition of the Nominees. Central House of Artist. Moscow, Russia.
  • 2007 Kandinsky Prize. Exhibition of the Nominees. WINZAVOD Contemporary Art Centre. Moscow, Russia CATALOGUE
    XV. Group exhibition of gallery’s artists. Aidan Gallery. Moscow, Russia
  • 2006 OKNO. Sotheby’s exhibition. New York, USA
  • 2005 Aidan Gallery. Moscow, Russia
  • 2004 Exhibition at Corpus Christi. Hamburg, Germany
  • 2003 Exhibition in Domkerk. Utrecht, Holland
  • 2002 The Visitor or not the Visitor. Spain
  • 2001 Between the Earth and Heavens. Museum of the Modern art. Belgium
  • 2000 Jesus in the Golden Age. Rotterdam, Holland

Works are held in the collections of:

  • Moscow Museum of Modern Art
  • Tel Aviv Museum. Israel
  • WEST COLLECTION. USA
  • New Museum. Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • EKATERINA  FOUNDATION, Moscow

Bibliography

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  • Diyakonov V. The Artist and the Prophet (Khudizhik i prorok) // Artchronika. 2008. № 11
  • Diyakonov V. Rauf Mamedov. Pieta // Artchronika. 2005. № 5-6
  • Khachaturov S. Compassionate bail (Sostradatel’ny zalog) // Vremya novostei. 2005. 28 September ( № 179)
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