Artist, designer, winner of numerous prizes and awards in the field of culture.
Education, membership in creative unions, teaching activity:
Glebov Art School, Belarusian State Institute of Theatre Arts, graduate school at the Warsaw Academy of Arts. Member of the USSR Union of Artists since 1987, secretary, Poster Section. Member of the Union of Artists of Hungary. Teacher of Design and Contemporary Art at the Higher School of Economics; reads lectures in museums and educational establishments.
Prize of the UN Secretary General, Prize of the Russian Government in the Sphere of Culture, TEFI, Prize of the Art Director Club New York, Grand Prix of the International Poster Biennale in Warsaw, Gold Medals at international competitions for design of newspapers, magazines, advertisements, books, etc.
Junior Researcher, R&D Institute of Technical Aesthetics of the USSR, Senior Artistic Editor in several Soviet publishing houses, resident artist of the Bolshoi Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre of the BSSR, designer of the English National Opera, designer of the English Royal Ballet, Art Director of the IMA Press Publishing House, Art Director of Khudozhestvennyi Zhurnal, Creative director of Premier SV Advertising Agency, chief designer of NTV and NTV+ television channels, chief artist of the Russian Television, art director of Gazeta, Izvestia, and Moskovskiye Novosti newspapers, art director of The New Times, Art Khronika magazine, art director of the Hermitage Fund, art director of the Hermitage magazine, director of Trottola (Florence), art director of Manifesta, the European Biennial of Contemporary Art, designer of the Russian Pavilion in Venice for several years, designer of a number of biennales of contemporary art, theatres, forums and museums, founding partner of the Faro Design Studio (Saint Petersburg, Florence, Moscow, Berlin).
10:30 — 12:00
Joint Publishing Program of the Manege Central Exhibition Hall and the Free Artists of St. Petersburg Project
19:45 — 01:00
Intellectual Marathon Here and Now. How contemporary is contemporary art? Museums. Theatre. Cinema. Music.