Semyon Faibisovich

Moscow & Muscovites


Paris

  • , A Girl With a Bowed Head from the cycle MOSCOW SUBWAY REVISITED, 2010
    Mixed media, oil on canvas
    195 x 145 cm
  • , A Lad with Glowing Eyes from the cycle MOSCOW SUBWAY REVISITED, 2010
    Mixed media, oil on canvas
    180 x 145 cm
  • , Taking a Breather from the cycle RAZGULYAI, 2008
    Mixed media, oil on canvas
    205 x 150 cm
  • , I Love Moscow from the cycle AT THE STOP, 2008
    Mixed media, oil on canvas
    200 x 150 cm
  • , Tsoi Is Not Dead, 2012
    Mixed media, oil on canvas
    200 x 300 cm

Press release

Semyon Faibisovich’s breakthrough came in 1980s with a series of paintings that collectively constituted a portrait of the Soviet era. Unlike the artists associated with Sots Art and Moscow conceptual art, who sought to portray the system using...