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Ivan Murzin

Born 1985 in Irkutsk, Russia
Lives and works in Frankfurt am Main, Germany
mail@ivanmurzin.com
Exhibitions

2021

«Sisyphus Museum. Retrospective» – Basis Projektraum, Frankfurt am Main (solo)

«Lockdown. Kunst und Krise» – Heussenstamm-Stiftung, Frankfurt am Main

«Fifth Wave» – Shchusev State Museum of Architecture, Special Project of the 2nd Garage Triennial of Russian Contemporary Art, Moscow

«Seven plus one and again» – Sisyphus Museum, Frankfurt am Main (solo)

 

2020

«Between fire and fare» – Sisyphus Museum, Frankfurt am Main (solo)

«Kinoperedvizhka» – Film Festival, Frankfurt am Main

«Figuring the key: Remixing codes after the peak» – Sisyphus Museum, Frankfurt am Main (solo)

«The Censored Exhibition» – Copenhagen Photo Festival, Denmark 

«Who reflects who» – Sisyphus Museum, Frankfurt am Main (solo)

«Unreal Reality» – Gallery Von&Von, Nuremberg

 

2019

«Air conditioned» – Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main

«In actu. In potentia» – Project-space «fffriedrich», Frankfurt am Main

«A world without latitude and longitude» – Städelschule Rundgang, Frankfurt am Main

«Plat(t)form 2019» – Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland

 

2018

 

«Grey is the new pink» – Weltkulturen Museum, Frankfurt am Main

«A new reality – in search of the island» – Kunstraum in Churfranken, Gallery Löw-Haus, Klingenberg (solo)

«Youth uniforms of Moscow» – Museum of Moscow, Moscow

«Nexus» – RAY Festival, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main

«The Game» – Festival der jungen Talente, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt am Main

«Eduard Teachev: retrospective and new works» – Opelvillen Rüsselsheim, Rüsselsheim– (solo)

«Junge Kunst mit Zukunft» – Auktion, Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt am Main

«Prima Vista» – RheinMain CongressCenter, Wiesbaden

«Lichthalle» – Städelschule Rundgang, Frankfurt am Main

 

2017

«Where can I study the glass bead game?» – Project-space «Ceresbyen1A», Aarhus, Denmark– (solo)

«A journey to the center of the Earth» – Artplay, Moscow

«Collecting the island» – Städelschule Rundgang, Frankfurt am Main

«It´s a good day to have a good day» – MEET/N/WORK, Frankfurt am Main

«Chambers. a user’s manual. chapter II» – curated by Passe-avant, Frankfurt am Main

 

2016

«The Real Kiss» – Project-space «Johan», Frankfurt am Main

«Monpti» – Kurzbauergasse Oida, Vienna

«Throwing balls in the air» – Youth Art Biennale «Academiae», Franzensfeste/Fortezza, South Tyrol, Italy

«Chambers. A user’s manual. chapter I» – curated by Passe-avant, Frankfurt am Main

«Before» – Project-space «After the Butcher», Berlin

«Eduard Teachev» – Städelschule Rundgang, Frankfurt am Main

 

2015

«Wolkenkuckucksheim» – Heterotopien project, Frankfurt am Main

«To tell fortunes by cotton mouth» – Project-space «Husslehof», Frankfurt am Main – (two artists show)

«Trench Life» – Städelschule Rundgang, Frankfurt am Main

«Borders» – Gallery «platform Sarai», Frankfurt am Main – (solo)

 

2014

«Heaven» – Museum and Exhibition Center «Worker and Kolkhoz Woman», Moscow

«What are you drawing?» – Project-space «Primus», Irkutsk – (solo)

Städelschule Rundgang, Frankfurt am Main

 

2013

«Inevitable and optional inconsistencies» – Exhibition hall of The Rodchenko School

of Photography and Multimedia, Moscow

 

2012

«Closed for reconstruction. Internal works» – Artplay, Main exhibition hall, Moscow

«Anti-hero» – Artplay, Gallery «Office», Moscow

 

2011

«Battle for Moscow» – Museum of the World War II, Moscow – (in collaboration with Vladimir Kupriyanov)

«Olkhon. Transformation» – Exhibition hall of cultural and recreational center of Khuzhir, Baikal – (solo)

«Photo-census of the village Prislonikha» – Center for Folk Culture, Ulyanovsk

«Karmanov – Murzin» – Project space «Studio on Voennaya street» Novosibirsk. – (two artists show)

 

2010

«The monastic way of life» – Museum of Moscow State Regional University, Moscow

«The monastic way of life» – Holy Vvedensky  Monastery, Vyazniki

«Samara Province. Hills. Steppe. Volga» – Gallery «New space», Samara

 

Prizes, Grants & Scholarships

 

2021 HAP Hessische Atelierprogramm

2020 Hessische Kulturstiftung working grant

2020 Kulturamt Frankfurt am Main working grant

2019 BFF Förderpreis 2019

2018/19 The Heinz und Gisela Friederichs Stiftung project stipend

2018 Albig-Stiftung working grant

2016 DAAD Prize for outstanding achievements of foreign students studying at German universities

 

Art-Books, Publications, Catalogs

 

2021

«Sisyphus Museum. Retrospective» – catalogue on the occasion of the exhibition

«Kunst rollt an!» – Journal-Frankfurt 01.07.2021

«Lockdown. Kunst und Krise» – catalogue on the occasion of the exhibition. Heussenstamm-Stiftung

«How to Spice Museums Up» – Passe-avant Magazine 10.02.2021

«Künstlerische Produktivität in der Krise» – Interview, Gallerytalk Magazine 28.01.2021

 

2020

«Art Hole: 2» – Art Hole Magazine, UK

«Art Kaleidoscope» – Heft 3/2020, Presse Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Germany

«Curatorial Volume.2» – Capsules Book publisher, Australia

«Der Mythos von Sisyphos» – article in Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung 30.04.2020

 

2019

«Air conditioned» – catalogue on the occasion of the exhibition «Air conditioned»

 

2018

«Nexus» – catalogue on the occasion of the exhibition «Nexus»

 

2017

«Chambers. an exhibition trilogy» – catalogue on the occasion of the exhibition «Chambers. a user’s manual. chapter II»

«200 Jahre Städelschule» – anniversary edition

«A journey to the center of the Earth» – catalogue of the exhibition.

 

2016

«Women’s Art» A book of Art and Families – project publication of the class of Prof. Judith Hopf

«Throwing balls in the air» – catalogue of the Youth Art Biennale «Academiae»

«Chambers. a user’s manual. a notebook» – catalogue on the occasion of the exhibition «Chambers. a user’s manual. chapter I»

 

2015

«Borders» – catalogue on the occasion of the exhibition «Borders. Ivan Murzin»

 

2011

«Lean to Prislonikha» – catalogue on the occasion of the exhibition «Photo-census of the village Prislonikha»

 

Works held in private collections in Russia, Germany, Luxembourg, Denmark.

Works