Born in 1986, Moscow

Education:
2011-2014 Moscow Rodchenko Art School, Video and New media
2004-2010 Moscow State University, Physics

Awards/Grants (selected):
2017 Kandinsky Prize, “Young Artist – Project of the year”
2017 Future Generation Art Prize (shortlisted)
2016 4th edition of V-A-C Foundation and Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp (M HKA) Acquisition Programme
2016 Grant of Garage Museum of Contemporary Art for emerging artists
2014 Innovation Art Prize 2013, “New generation”

Residencies:
Nov 2015  – Jan 2016 Momentum Residency, Berlin
Jun – Jul 2015 Bükü/Büro for cultural translation, Leipzig
Oct – Dec 2014 Cité International des Arts, Paris

Solo shows (selected):
2017 Theatrum Orbis (with Grisha Bruskin and the Recycle group), Russian Pavilion, 57th Venice Biennale
2016 Focuses, Central Manege, Moscow

Group shows (selected):
2018 Pervilion, ArtNight, London
2017 Superdemocracy, the Senate, Brussels
2017 4th Ural Industrial Biennial of Contemporary Art, Ekaterinburg
2017 Future Generation Art Prize Exhibition, Palazzo Contarini Polignac, 57th Venice Biennale
2017 Garage Triennial of Russian Contemporary Art, Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow
2017 Borderland, The Ausstellungsraum Klingental, Basel
2016 Wandering with a troubadour, House of Impressions, The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow
2016 Cabaret Kultura, Whitechapel Gallery, London
2016 Hero Mother, Kunstquartier Bethanien, Berlin
2015 Balagan!!! | part of Nordwind Festival, Kühlhaus am Gleisdreieck and Momentum, Berlin
2015 Something’s brewing, Brewhouse project, VI Moscow Biennial of Contemporary Art, Special project, Moscow
2014 Burning News, Hayward Gallery, London
2014 Inventing Every day life, Manifesta10, Parallel program, St. Petersbourg
2014 Photobiennale 2014, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow

Talks/Workshops (selected):
Jul 2018 ImPulsTanz, Vienna >
Nov 2017 Tate Modern, London >
Oct 2017 Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow >

Collections:
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki
Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp (M HKA)
Videoinsight Foundation, Bologna
Gazprombank Collection, Moscow
Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow (MAMM)
National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow (NCCA)

Press reviews (selected):
July 2018, www.thevinylfactory.com Sasha Pirogova presents new performative work
May 2017 www.dazeddigital.com  The artists to discover at the Venice Biennale
May 2017 www.berlinartlink.com  Venice Biennale 2017 // The Russian Pavilion: An Interview with the Curator and Artists
Apr 2017 www.nytimes.com  Scouring 11 Time Zones for a Contemporary Russian Art Show
Mar 2017 www.frieze.com  1st Garage Triennial
Oct 2014 www.calvertjournal.com 20 under 40: Russia’s rising generation of young artists

Interviews (selected):
Apr 2017 www.arterritory.com No Superfluous Movements
May 2016 www.colta.ru Text is not my thing (in Russian)