« I don't know what art is, and if I did, the answer wouldn't satisfy me. »
Painter Sergey Kruzhkov was born in Kazakhstan in 1984, where lived up until he was 11 years old. In 1995 him and his family immigrate to Germany and in 2001 he begins attending the Technical College for Art and Design in Winsen, whereafter he studies fine arts at the Freie Hochschule in Freiburg from 2005. Today, Sergey Kruzhkov lives and works in Hamburg.
A plastic picture finding process
Using oil paint, Sergey Kruzhkov creates collage-like pictorial worlds, which are projective as well as receptive films of reality. At first sight, the pictures are very open and accessible, for they do not immediately reveal the included multi layer, multiply encoded pictorial space, which becomes increasingly entangled under closer inspection, rather than untangled.Lire la suite
A talented newcomer
In 2009, Sergey Kruzhkov received a studio scholarship from the Free University of Fine Arts and Graphic Design in Freiburg. He has been exhibiting his works at exhibitions in Cologne, Zurich and Freiburg since.Masquer