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Ilya Gaponov

Russian Federation

3 Works exhibited on Kooness

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Works by Ilya Gaponov

Big Snows


150 x 150cm



120 x 80cm

Ilya Gaponov was born in 1981 in Kemerovo, an industrial mining town in the Novosibirsk region. Ilya Gaponov graduated from the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris in 2004 and continued his studies at the acclaimed Mukhina Academy in St Petersburg, graduating in 2007. He continues to live and work in St Petersburg. Until 2010 he worked in partnership with Kirill Koteshov, also from Kemerovo.
Selected Exhibitions 2011 The Throne of Thyatira. Triumph Gallery, Moscow, Russia; In the Depths. IX Krasnoyarsk Biennale, Krasnoyarsk, Russia; Sandpit. New Holland Summer Festival, St Petersburg, Russia; 2010 Vive la Jeune Garde. Les Ateliers du Vent, Rennes, France; Art Moscow; Summer Snow. Maison du Loir-et-Cher, Blois, France; A Hero of Our Time. II Moscow Young Art Biennial, Moscow, Russia; Futurologia. Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, Russia; 2009 Kandinsky Prize Exhibition. Louise Blouin Foundation, London, UK; Krasnoyarsk Biennial, Krasnoyarsk, Russia; The Topography of Happiness. Tsaritsyno Estate, Moscow, Russia; Art Moscow