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TOTART: Natalia Abalakova & Anatoly Zhigalov

TOTART: Natalia Abalakova and Anatoly Zhigalov

Actions, performances. Installations

1960-61 - Performances with Fire (A. Zhigalov)

1960 A. Zhigalov. Composition. Cardboard, nitroethane

Middle 1960-s - Project of real estate purchasing: to buy abandoned izbas all over Russia as a way of journey to East (as far as Vladivostok) or to West (as far as Kaliningrad). (A. Zhigalov)

1972 - Purchasing of the house (Dom) in village Pogorelovo in Kostroma region. Beginning of lifelong project “The HOUSE”

1972 - Project of the falling bed.

1978-79 - The beginning of the Project “Explorations into the Essence of Art as applied to Life & Art”.

“Winter projects” and others.

1979 - 1980 –

1980 -

1981 -

1982 -

  • Our Anthill. Performances/installations/environments. Piligino, Novgorod Region
  • Commandant’s Series (1982-1985). Moscow
    • My latest work. Text 1
    • Art Cubed. Text 2
    • Project of digging a channel which will divide Russia into two parts, European and Asiatic. Text 3
    • Cube of Art or Reservation of Art. Text 4
    • Cinema "Avant garde". Text 5
    • “Avant garde Alley” Foundation Subbotnik. Action. Moscow
    • Subbotnik Poster
  • Exploration of the Circle series
    • An Attempt to Melt Snow, or A Point of Counting. Action.
    • Outlined, or Pissed Circle. Action.
    • The Blood Circle. Action.
    • 20 cm of Earth's Circumference. Object
    • Сover-up. Collective action.
    • Vicious Circle. Project
    • Broken Circle. Project
    • Highway Circular. Photo
    • «Highway Circular». Painting
    • Study group (Circle). Photo
    • Magic Circle, or Complete Misunderstanding (Mutual Responsibility). Text
    • Scorched (Circle of) Earth. Photo
    • Circles on Water. Photo.
    • «About Face!» Text
  • APTART exhibition. Moscow.
  • Retro -1. Installation/Performance. APTART gallery. Moscow.

1983 -

  • Kitchen of Russian Art. Installation. Authors’ home. Moscow
  • Work. S. Sokhranskaya’s studio. Moscow.
  • The Rope. Project for exhibition in Paris.
  • To the lovers of Art. Project for exhibition in Paris.
  • Take care of Art. Installation/performance. APTART event “APTART in Nature”. Kalistovo, Moscow region.
  • Sunflower seed. Performance. APTART event “Victory over the Sun”. APTART gallery. Moscow.
  • Window-1. TOTART performance. “APTART under the fence” event. Tarasovka, Moscow region.
  • Window 2. Courtyard of S. Sokhranskaya’s and I.Makarevich’s studio. Moscow.
  • Purification. Actions. Moscow.

1984 -

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1994 -

1995 -

  • The Classics. “The Artist and New Technologies” (seminar). Pereslav-Zalessky.
  • The North wind. Videoperformance. “Free culture” Humanity Foundation. “21”gallery. St. Petersburg.
  • Nordwind. Performance/videoinstallation. Kunstraum. Wuppertal. Germany.

1996 -

1997 -

  • To have a little patience - and all'll be OK. Videoinstallation. “Free culture” Humanity Foundation. ”21” gallery. St.-Petersburg.
  • To have a little patience and all'll be OK. Videoinstallation. "Free Culture" Humanity Foundation. "21" gallery. St.-Petersburg. 1997-98 "Spider & Mouse" gallery. Moscow
  • Date unconcealed. Performance. “Spider & Mouse” gallery. Moscow (N. Abalakova)
  • Footprints. Performance. “Spider & Mouse” gallery. Moscow (A. Zhigalov)
  • The Foucault Pendula. Polyscreen videoinstallation. “KUKART III”art festival. Tzarskoie Selo.
  • The doors. Venue as above.

1998 -

1999 -

2000 -

2001 -

2002 -

2003 -

2004 -

2005 -

  • Panel Discussion. Installation. X Moscow international forum of art initiatives. Novy Manezh. Moscow

2006 -

2007

  • Shadow (N.Abalakova)
  • «Kataptron (Mirror’s view)» II Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art. Special project. Museum Centre, Russian State University for Humanities (RSUH), Moscow

2009

2010   

2011   

  • 4 Columns of Vigilance, 6-channel videoinstallation. «Expanded Cinema». XII Mediaforum, 33 International Moscow Cine Festival. MMOMA, Moscow (Catalogue)
  • The Golden Sunday. Remake of the TOTART action of 1985 by the art-group ZIP, StreetArt Festival "May be", Krasnodar

2013

2015     


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