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  MIKHAILOV Boris 

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Born in Kharkov, Ukraine
Lives and works in Kharkov, Ukraine and Berlin, Germany.
 

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SOLO EXIBITIONS:

2006
Moments/Monuments, Bereznitsky Gallery, Berlin
Yesterdayʼs Sandwich, Shugoarts, Tokyo
2005
Butterbrot, Galerie Ilka Bree, Bordeaux, France
Look at me I look at Water, Centre de la Photographie, Geneve, Switzerland
Look at me I look at Water / If I were a German / I am not I, Suzanne Tarasiéve Paris, Paris
2004
Palau de la Virreina, Barcelona
In the Street, Galerie Barbara Weiss, Berlin
TV-Mania, Kunstverein Arnsberg
Galeria Helga de Alvear, Madrid
Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston MA
2003
Boris Mikhailov: private Freuden, lastende Langeweile, öffentlicher Zerfall, eine Retrospektive, Fotomuseum Winterthur
2002
TV Mania, Galerie Barbara Weiss, Berlin
The Insulted and the Injured, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York
TV Mania, Galerie der Stadt Schwaz
2001
Boris Mikhailov: Case History & Heiner Müller Projekt, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
Bild Museet, Umea
Orchard Gallery, Derry
The Photographic Museum, Helsinki
Saatchi Gallery, London
2000
Boris Mikhailov, Hasselblad Award Winner, Hasselblad Center, Göteburg
Boris Mikhailov, The PhotographersʼGallery, London
Dvir Galerie, Tel Aviv
Galerie Barbara Gross, Munich
1999
By the Ground, Museum of Modern Art, Ljubliana, Slovenia
Boris Mikhailov, Museo Querini Stampalia, Venice
Case History, DAAD Galerie, Berlin
Case History and Dance, Scalo Galerie, Zurich
Boris Mikhailov, Centre National de la Photographie, Paris
1998 Boris Mikhailov, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Boris Mikhailov, Les Misérables (About the World), Sprengel Museum, Hannover
Peri Center of Photography, Turku
1997
Photomania, DAAD Galerie, Berlin
Crimean Grafomania, Galerie in der Brotfabrik, Berlin
Hippolyte Photographie Galerie, Helsinki
1996
Boris Mikhailov, Kunsthalle Zürich
Boris Mikhailov, A Retrospective, SCCA, Soros Center of Contemporary Art, Kiev
1995
Boris Mikhailov, Portikus, Frankfurt am Main
After the Fall, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia
1994
Hotel Europa, Foto Festival Rotterdam
Perspektief Photographic Center, Rotterdam
1992
Boris Mikhailov: Werke von 1970-1991, Forum Stadtpark, Graz
1990
Museum of Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv
Boris Mikhailov, Arles - Paris 1989, Signalhallen, Armémuseum, Stockholm
The Missing Picture, Alternative Zeitgenössische Fotografi e aus der Sowjetunion, List Visual Arts Center, MIT, Cambridge (MA)
Union Bank Collection, Helsinki


GROUP EXIBITIONS:

2007
Der Kontrakt des Fotografen, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen
Der Kontrakt des Fotografen, Akademie der Künste, Berlin
In the Face of History: European Photographers in the 20th Century, Barbican Art Gallery, London
Twilight-Photography in the Magic Hour, Victoria and Albert Museum, London
2005
Circa Berlin, Nikolaj, Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center
Minimalist Kitsch & Visionäre Sammlung Vol.1, Haus Konstruktiv, Zürich
2004
Verworpenen en Zondaskinderen, De Hallen Harlem
Social Creatures, How Body becomes Art, Sprengel Museum Hannover
The Beauty of Darkness, Refl ex Modern Art Gallery, Amsterdam
Berlin-Moskau, Moskau-Berlin 1950-2000, Staatliche Tretjakow-Galerie, Moscow
Photo Exhibition, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich
Fotografi a Verbal: Ilya Kabakov, Boris Mikhailov, Museuserralves, Museu de Arte Contamporanea, Porto
Privatisierungen. Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Osteuropa, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin
Channel Zero, Netherlands Media Arts Institute/Montevideo TBA, Amsterdam
Dorf in die Metropole - Rohkunstbau in Berlin, Studio 1, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
Architektur der Obdachlosigkeit, Biss zu Gast in der Berlinischen Galerie, Berlinische Galerie
2003
Witness, Contemporary Artists document our Time, Barbican Gallery, London
Cruel + Tender, The Real in the Twentieth-Century Photograph, Tate Modern, London
Warum, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
Berlin-Moskau, Moskau-Berlin 1950-2000, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
Mircro Politicas (3), Arte Y Cotidianidad, Espai DʻArt Contemporani De Castello, Castello
Traumfabrik Kommunismus, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main
Auf der Suche nach Identität, Boris Mikhailov und Studierende der Hochschule für Grafi k und Buchkunst, Leipzig
Architektur der Obdachlosigkeit, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
cruel + tender / zärtlich + grausam. Fotografi e und das Wirkliche, Museum Ludwig, Cologne
2002
Sand in der Vaseline, Künstlerbücher II, 1980-2002, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefekd
2001
From the 60 until now..., Museum of Modern Art, New York
The Citibank Private Bank Photography Prize 2001, The Photographerʼs Gallery, London
Remake Berlin, DAAD Galerie, Berlin
Home/Homless, Bo01 City of Tomorrow, Malmö
Remake Berlin, Internationale de la Photographie dʼArles 2001, Arles
Trade, Fotomuseum Winterthur
Autowerke, Franz Hals Museum Haarlem
How you look at it. Fotografi en des 20. Jahrhunderts, Sprengel Museum, Hannover and Städelsches Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt
BMW Collection: Autowerke, Hamburg, Munich
Global Conceptualism: Points of Origin, 1950s-1980s, MIT, Cambridge
After the Wall, Kunst und Kultur im postkommunistischen Europa, Ludwig Museum Budapest and Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin
2000
Remake Berlin, Fotomuseum Winterthur
12th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney
Museum für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Ljubiljana, Slovenia
Positions Attitudes Actions, Social and Political Commitment in Photography, Foto Biennale Rotterdam
1999
Future is Now, Ukrainische Kunst in den Neunzigern, Museum für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Zagreb
After the Wall, Kunst und Kultur im postkommunistischen Europa, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Ich und die Anderen, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Karlsruhe; Münchener Stadtmuseum, Munich
Global Conceptualism: Points of Origin, 1950s-1980s, Queens Museum of Art, New York, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis: Miami Art
Museum, Miami; Vancouver; MIT, Cambridge
1998
Nobuyoshi Araki & Boris Mikhailov, Galerie Satani, Tokyo
Richard Billingham & Boris Mikhailov, Galerie Barbara Gross, Munich
1996
Russian Jewish Artists in a Century of Change: 1890-1990, The Jewish Museum, New York
10th Biennale of Sydney
1995
If I were a German..., Galerie in der Brotfabrik und Galerie Andreas Weiss, Berlin
Zeitgenössische Russische Fotografi e, Akademie der Künste, Berlin and Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
1994
Photo-reclamation, PhotographersʼGallery, London, John Hansard Gallery and University of Southhampton
1993
New Photography 9, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
1992
Herbarium, The Photographic Experience in Contemporary Russian Art
Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna
1991
Carnegie International, The Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh
Photo Manifesto, Museum of Contemporary Art, Baltimore
1990
Internationale Biennale der Photographie, Turino
1989
Ny Sovjetisk Fotografi , Museet for Fotokunst, Odense
 

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