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Anton Kandinsky

 (born 1960)
Anton Skorubsky Kandinsky is active/lives in New York / Ukraine.  Anton Kandinsky is known for painting.

Anton Kandinsky

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Anton Pavlovich Skorubsky Kandinsky  (b.1960)

He was born into a family of artists on May 30, 1960 in Crimea, Ukraine.  Kandinsky studied at The Children's Art School, the Crimean Specialized Art School in Simferopol in 1971-1975.  He studied at the Simferopol Samokisha Art College in 1975-1979.  The artist was a private art student of Yevsey Yevseyevich Moiseyenko in St. Petersburg, as well as at the Ukrainian Art Academy (Kyiv State Art Institute), where he studied at the Monumental Department, studio of V. Chekaniuk and M. Storozhenko in 1980-1986.  Anton Kandinsky graduated from the Academy with a Masters of Fine Art degree in 1986 (also known as Chornobyl Year Graduation).  In 1998 Kandinsky emigrated to the United States of America.  The artist lives and works in New York.

Selected Solo Exhibitions:
2010  The Grenade Room, Chair and the Maiden Gallery, New York
2008  Meditation of Weapons, Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago
2007  A Meditation of Weapons curated by Marc Ecko, New York City
2004  Jewish Art Exhibition, Jewish Enrichment Center, New York
2003  Surrealistic Still Life and Portraits, The Ukrainian Institute of America, New York
1998  Portrait of an Artist, The Mid Island Y Jewish Community Center, Plainview, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions:
2010  Birch Forest Part II: Stirrings Still, August 19 - September 7, White Box, NYC
2010  Saemangeum Flag Art Festival, April 27 - May 6, Saemangeum Breakwater Sinsido, South Korea
2010  Over the Wall: China-ism in Contemporary Art World, Connecticut College, New London, Connecticut
2008  Art Emigrants, Museum of Contemporary Ukrainian Art, Kiev
2008  Russian Contemporary Show, Han Ji Yun Contemporary Space, Beijing
2007  42nd Petroushka Ball, RCWS, The Waldorf Astoria, New York
2006  Global Festival , The United Nations Association of New York
2005  The Russian Nobility Association, New York
2005  Judaica in Manhattan, Kandinsky Place, New York
2004  Academy of Muse, The Ukrainian Institute of America, New York
1998  Art Expo New York, Old Williamsburg Fine Art, New York
1995  Heidelberger Werkstattgalerie, Germany
1989  Art exhibit of Young Soviet artists, Manezh, Moscow
1987  Art exhibit organized by the Ministry of Culture of Bulgaria, Sophia
1986  Art exhibit organized by the Ministry of Culture of Hungary, Budapest
1986  Art exhibit of young Ukrainian artists, Kyiv, Ukraine

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About  Anton Kandinsky

Born:  1960 - Crimea, Ukraine
Known for:  painting