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ARSENY ZHILYAEV (born 1984 in Voronezh, Russia) is an artist who lives and works in Moscow and Voronezh. Using artistic, political, scientific, and museological histories to uncover and propose potential futures, Zhilyaev explores a productive space between fiction and non-fiction. Within his recent projects, the artist casts a revisionist lens on the heritage of soviet museology: Museum of Proletarian Culture. Industrialisation of Bohemia, Tretyakov State Gallery. Since 2011, he has also been a member of the editorial board of the Moscow art magazine, Khudozhestvennyi Zhurnal. As an artist and activist (member of the Russian Socialist Movement and Union of Creative Workers), he was involved in intense debates around precarity. Zhilyaev graduated from Voronezh State University, Philosophical Faculty (2006); Moscow Institute of Contemporary Art (2008); and MA International Programs, Valand School of Fine Arts, Goteborg, Sweden (2010). Recent accolades include the Innovation 2010 Russian state award in the sphere of contemporary art, the Soratnik [Companion-in- Arms] 2010 and 2012 awards, and a nomination for the Visible Award in 2013. The artist was nominated for the international Visible Award 2013 and Absolute Award 2015. In 2013-2014 Zhilyaev was awarded a scholarship within the program of Contemporary Art Museum “Garage” (Moscow) to support young Russian artist . 

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АРСЕНИЙ ЖИЛЯЕВ родился в 1984 году в Воронеже. Художник, живети работает в Воронеже и Москве.В своих проектах Жиляев переосмысляет наследие советской музеологии и значение музея в философии русского космизма. Участник многочисленных выставок в России и за ее пределами. С 2011 года член редакционного совета московского «Художественного журнала». Публикуется в E- ux Journal и др. Редактор-составитель антологии «Авангардная музеология», V-A-C Press, E- ux classics, Minnesota Press, 2015.

Окончил факультет философии и психологии Воронежского государственного университета (2006) и Московский Институт проблем современного искусства (2008); получил степень магистра в шведской школе изящных искусств Valand School of Fine Arts в Гетеборге (2010). Лауреат российских премий в области современного искусства, номинант международной премии Visible Award-2013.

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