Anton Kushaev Russian, b. 1983

The materiality of a piece is an important element for me. This is not just a fashionable anti-digital trend, but also an attempt to carry out the transgression beyond the human "cogito" into the materiality of an object in itself.

Currently based on Cyprus. Born and grew up in Moscow. 



2017, Moscow Institute of Contemporary Art "BAZA".

2004, the Icon Painting School of the Moscow Theological Academy

2001, Moscow Art College of Applied Arts


personal shows:

2020, «Barren flower», Szena gallery, Moscow.

2018, "You, only after", Szena gallery, Moscow.

2017, "Without support" , Elektrozavod gallery. Moscow.

2017, " Unfit place" , space "Red" Moscow.

2017, "Questionable basis" ,project START Winzavod, Moscow.

2016, "And that's all eternity is?", space "Red", Moscow.


Group shows:

2022, «X-nowness» basel art center, Basel

2020, 2nd Garage trienall of russian contemporary art , GARAGE, Moscow.

2019, «Rub your nose to the bronze dog» , MMOMA, Moscow.

2019, «Faith in deep crisis», Viktoriya gallery, Samara,

2018, Strange, lost, unseen, useless" , Winzavod,Moscow.

2018, "Victory over white", "Open studios project", Winzavod,Moscow. 2018, «History of now» VCCA , Voronezh.

2017, "Cemetery-dialogue", Fragment gallery, Moscow.

2017, "Reliquary", Shchusev Museum of Architecture, Moscow.

2017, "Take-off. Exhibition-forecast» VDNH, Moscow.

2017, "Where no one dreams»,MMOMA, Moscow.

2016 ,"Raw / boiled" MMOMA, Moscow. Participant «GARAGE Studios» Moscow.

Participant of the "Open studios project" Winzavod, Moscow.

Participant artist-run space «Red», Moscow.