Alina and Jeff Bliumis

Selected works by Alina and Jeff Bliumis

Alina and Jeff Bliumis
Language Barrier

2008

Resin, foam, fabric, acrylic, ink, steel, human hair

284½ x 213 cm

Alina and Jeff Bliumis's Biography

Alina and Jeff Bliumis
Born in 1972, in Minsk, Former Soviet Union
Since 1994, Lives and works in New York, USA
Born in 1958, in Kishinev, Former Soviet Union
Since 1974, Lives and works in New York, USA



SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2016
Cultural Tips For New Americans, Popiashvili Gvaberidze Window Project, Tbilisi, Georgia
Recent Works, Bushel, Delhi, NY, US

2014
Thank You Paintings Exchange, Denny Gallery, New York, USA
Casual Conversations, The Laurie M. Tisch Gallery, New York, USA

2013
Casual Conversations, The Laurie M. Tisch Gallery, New York, USA
Which country is the best to move to?, Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris, France
A Painting For A Family Dinner / Lecce, Italy
A Painting For A Family Dinner / Beijing, China

2012
Cultural Tips takeaway, Toomer Labzda Gallery, New York, USA
Language Barrier and Other Obstacles, Peacock Visual Arts, Center For Contemporary Art, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
A Painting For A Family Dinner / Bronx, NY, Documentation at the Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, USA
Casual Conversations, National Museum of American Jewish History, Philadelphia, USA

2011
Cultural Tips For New Americans, Lower Manhattan, Public Art Project, New York, USA
Global Reach Inc., Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, USA

2010
Cultural Tips For New Americans, Galerie Stanislas Bourgain, Paris, France

2009
Casual Conversations in Brooklyn, Black and White Project Space, Brooklyn, New York, USA

2008
Dam Lines, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, USA
Language Barrier / Lower Manhattan, Public Art Installation, New York, USA
Language Barrier / Yellow Pages, Galerie Stanislas Bourgain, Paris, France
Hello, USA?, Contemporary City Foundation, Moscow, Russia
Language Barrier, ImPulse / Pulse, New York, USA

2005
Cloning Factory, Ovalhalle, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna, Austria

2004
Pink and Pong, Kvadrat Gallery, St.Petersburg, Russia

2003
Videolog, Center of Contemporary Art (NCCA), Moscow, Russia


GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2017
Ernst, Boris Yeltsin Presidential Center, Yekaterinburg, Russia

2016
Now to remember the future is not possible?, Fest I Nova, Garikula, Georgia
The Lives of Forms, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, US
Making Continuity Contemporary: Eastern Europe in New York, Derfner Judaica Museum, Bronx, NY, US
The Bronx Speaks Our Home, Andrew Freedman Home, Bronx, NY, US

2015
Specters of Communism: Contemporary Russian Art , The James Gallery, The Graduate Center, CUNY, NY, USA

2014
NASS BELGICA L'immigration marocaine en Belgique, Botanique Museum, Brussels, Belgium
Time::Code, Whitebox Art Center, NY, USA

2013
Unhinged, Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2012
Summer Solstice, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, USA
This Side of Paradise, NoLongerEmpty, Andrew Freedman Home, Bronx, New York, USA
Foreign Bodies, Barbur, Jerusalem, Israel
Generation One and a Half, Abrazo Interno Gallery, New York, USA
Civil Disobedience Festival, De Balie Centre for Culture and Politics, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Foreign Bodies, Set Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Cultural Tips For Foreigners In Russia, PSTOP public art initiative by PERMM, Perm Museum of Contemporary Art, Perm, Russia

2011
Media Impact, International Festival Of Activist Art, 4th Moscow Biennale, Moscow, Russia
About Face, No Longer Empty, Festival of Ideas for a New City, New Museum, New York, USA
Electrica, Instituto Cervantes, New York, USA

2010
The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
Artistes russes: Un art au superlatif, Centre d'art contemporain, Meymac, France
Now We Are Six, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, USA

2009
American Dream / Be Happy, Pulse Miami Installation Program, presented by Andrea Meislin Gallery, USA
Frozen Reality, Holster Projects, London, UK
No Longer Empty, Chelsea Hotel, New York, USA
The Situation, the Third Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia
Ultra-New Materiality, the Third Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia

2008
Moby Hosting, Bat-Yam Museum, Bat-Yam International Biennale of Landscape Urbanism, Israel
Off The Wall: Artists At Work, The Jewish Museum, New York, USA
Moscow - New York = Parallel Play, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, USA
A Matter of Time, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, USA
Estacion Indianilla Museum, Mexico City, Mexico

2007
MOCA Mix film, MOCA, Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, USA
Left Pop, the Second Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Russia
Media Image and Unconscious, the Second Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Russia
Victory Over The Sun, National Center of Contemporary Arts, Moscow, Russia
Double Take / Remake, National Center of Contemporary Arts, Moscow, Russia

2006
Making love to my ego PureScreen #14, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, UK
Sea Art Festival, Busan Biennale, Busan, South Korea
Out of Paint, Kuhn Gallery. The Ohio State University Marion, USA
Unauthorized Access, Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
Aesthetics of Resistance, Assab One, Milan, Italy
Contested Spaces in Post-Soviet Art Russia, Sidney Mishkin, New York, USA
Korperchen, Veranstalter Medienwerkstatt, Vienna, Austria

2005
Russia Redux #1, Schroeder Romero Gallery, NY, USA
Aesthetics of Resistance, Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como, Italy
Post-Diasporas: Voyages and Missions, the First Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Russia

2004
Symbols of The Big Bang, Santa Fe Art Institute, USA

2003
St. Petersburg, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, USA
Videolog, Donnell Library Center, New York, USA
RAP, Electronic Imaging and the Visual Arts Conference, The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia
Femininity's Redress, Angel Orensanz Foundation Center For The Arts, New York, USA
Divine Women - Divine Work, Painted Bride Art Center, Philadelphia, USA