THERE IS NOTHING THAT CANNOT BE STOLEN FROM AN ARTIST – THAT IS, IF HE IS A TRUE ARTIST. YOU COULD STEAL, LET'S SAY, A GOLD WATCH FROM AN ARTIST. EXCEPT, OF COURSE, GOLD WATCHES RARELY BELONG TO TRUE ARTISTS. SAMUIL MARSHAK
ZARYA ARTIST / LYOKHA G.
16 OCT – 17 NOV 2018
Lyokha G. (Alexey Krutkin, b. 1983) is an artist and a musician from Vladivostok. He is a head of the Ceasar and Tripod Studio and Fashion Wierdo project. He is also known as a poet and songwriter Lyonya Chelushkinsky and a founder of Bio Via Ai Ji music band, as well as the chief artist at Contrabanda Club, Vladivostok.
Lyokha G. is well known with his so-called "fakes" ("poddelki") that are miniature sculptures made of found objects, mostly discarded toys. He presented his solo show at Arka Gallery, Vladivostok, in 2017. Lyokha G. was a participant of such group exhibitions as Tradegy at the Corner (The Museum of Moscow, 2018), Beside to the Gods (ARTIS Gallery, Moscow, 2017), Rebels at the Edge (MMOMA, 2017, Erarta Museum, 2016, ZARYA CCA, 2015).