valery orlov

biography

Born in Ostrov in the Pskov region in Russia, Valery Orlov now lives and works in Moscow. He graduated from both the Art Faculty of MGPI and the Graphic Art Faculty of Moscow State Teacher's Training Institute in 1969. From 1980 to 1985 he taught printmaking at the Faculty of Art Design of Printed Matter at Moscow Polygraphic Institute. Orlov has been a member of the Artists Union of Russia since 1983.

selected personal exhibitions

2009
Late Works,
National Center of Photography, St. Petersburg

2008
SMALL SIMPLE SIGNIFICANT, Krokin Gallery, Moscow

2006

Works on Paper, The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

2002
Beauty for All and Nature & Morte, Krokin Gallery, Moscow (with A. Mitlyanskaya)

2000
Metro, Within the Project Borders of National Center for Contemporary Art, Levall Gallery, Novosibirsk, Russia

Obschepit-1, Within Photobiennial 2000, National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow; St. Petersburg

Spanish Impressions, The State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow

1997
Central Artists' House, Moscow

Selected Works 1990-97, The State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow

1996
Central Artists' House, Moscow

1994
Within the Framework of the Third Biennale of Graphic Art Kaliningrad- Koenigsberg, Kaliningrad Art Gallery, Russia

Papers, Novosibirsk Picture Gallery, Russia

1992
Graphic Seasons, Hall of the Artists Union, Moscow; Russia Gallery Moscow Collection, Moscow

Drawings, Gallery Studio 20, Moscow

selected group exhibitions

2011
New York, Then and Now, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow

2007
Adventures of the Black Square by Kazimir Malevich, The Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

Collages Russes, Galerie Blue Square, Paris

2006
Collage, The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

Paper Sculpture, The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

Metamorphoses of Paper, The State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow

2001
Abstract Art in Russia, XX Century, The Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

2000
Russian Avant Garde, Galerie am Lindenplatz, Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Art Communication Tour, Linz, Austria; Moscow

Artist's Book, The State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow

Non-Figurative Tradition in Russian Art, National Museum of Painting and Sculpture, Ankara, Turkey

1993
Moscow Artists. New Acquisitions, The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow

selected museum collections

State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow

State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg

State Museum of Architecture, Moscow

Art Museum, Tyumen, Russia

Art Gallery, Tomsk, Russia

Art Gallery, Kaliningrad- Koenigsberg, Russia

Art Museum, Kurgan, Russia

Art Museum, Iaroslavl, Russia

Art Museum, Nijniy Tagil, Russia

Museum of Modern Art, Architecture and Photography, Berlin

J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California

Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, Colorado

Valery Orlov : Orchids 2008 Photograph
Valery Orlov : Boot 2008 Photograph
Valery Orlov : Crab 2008 Photograph
Valery Orlov : Fish 2008 Photograph
Valery Orlov : Garlic 2008 Photograph
Valery Orlov : Oil Bottle 2008 Photograph
Valery Orlov : Potianut 2008  Photograph
Valery Orlov : Tie 2008 Photograph
Valery Orlov : Lock 2008 Photograph
Valery Orlov : Video Installation-1 2008 Photograph
Valery Orlov : Luk 5_small 2008 Photograph
Valery Orlov : Luk 11_small 2008 Photograph
Valery Orlov : Square-1 2007 Handmade paper
Valery Orlov : Square-2 2007 Handmade paper
Valery Orlov : Square-3 2007 Handmade paper
Valery Orlov : Square-4 2007 Handmade paper
Valery Orlov : Square-5 2007 Handmade paper
Valery Orlov : Square-6 2007 Handmade paper
Valery Orlov : Square-7 2007 Handmade paper

click to enlarge