Leonid Sokov  (Russian, 1941) 


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Leonid Sokov, Prints on the Snow


Leonid Sokov
Prints on the Snow

Sloane Gallery of Art
Leonid Sokov, Leader


Leonid Sokov

Sloane Gallery of Art
Leonid Sokov, Mickey Mouse and Matreshka


Leonid Sokov
Mickey Mouse and Matreshka

Sloane Gallery of Art
Leonid Sokov, Real Scale


Leonid Sokov
Real Scale

Tilton Gallery
Leonid Sokov, Wildcat


Leonid Sokov

Tilton Gallery
Leonid Sokov, Real Scale


Leonid Sokov
Real Scale

Tilton Gallery
Leonid Sokov, Horse


Leonid Sokov

Tilton Gallery
Leonid Sokov, Four Portraits


Leonid Sokov
Four Portraits

Tilton Gallery
Leonid Sokov, Russian Ballet


Leonid Sokov
Russian Ballet
Tilton Gallery
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Leonid Sokov, Lenin-Magritte


Leonid Sokov
Lenin-Magritte, 1995
painted plaster


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Leonid Sokov, Senza titolo


Leonid Sokov
Senza titolo, 1990


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Leonid Sokov, Russian Bear


Leonid Sokov
Russian Bear, 1990
color lithograph w/ handpainted gold


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1941   Born in the village of Mikhalevo, Kalinin (now Tver)
1956 - 1961   Studied at the secondary art school, Moscow
1964 - 1969   Studied at Moscow School of Art and Industry (former
1979   Lives and works in New York, USA
2009   Leonid Sokov, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2008 - 2009   Total Enlightment. Moscow Conceptual Art 1960 – 1990, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany Fundation Juan March, Madrid, Spain (catalog)
Russian Povera.An exhibition of contemporary art, River Station Hall,Perm, Russia
'Red October', (3-th Moscow Biennale), Moscow,Russia
2008   Memoria- Casting a Gaze, Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto, Japan
THIS OBSCURE OBJECT OF ART,Stella Art Foundation,Collection of Contemporary Russian Art at the Kunsthistorische Museum,Vienna, Austia
THAT OBSCURE OBJECT OF ART, from Stella Art Foundation,Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia, Venice, Italy (as part of the 53-rd Venice Biennale)
2007   Sots Art, Tretykov Gallery, Moscow, Russia(2-nd Moscow Biennale), Moscow,Russia
Sots Art, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
ATTITUDE The House of Human Beings Authentically Blessed Jubilance, Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto, Japan
2006   Territories of Terror, Boston University Art Gallery, Boston,Massachusetts, USA
2005 - 2006   Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA(catalogue)
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain(catalogue)
2005   Shadow Play, Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense, Denmark
Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Germany;
Landesgalerie Linz, Austria
2005   Leonid Sokov, Sculptures Paintings Installations Drawing, Galleria Emilio Mazzoli, Modena, Italy (catalogue) (solo)
2004   Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea (catalogue)
2003 - 2004   Berlin Moscow / Moscow Berlin
Moskau Depaum, Martin Gropius Bau,Berlin, Germany
Stootliches Histte Historical Museum, Moscow, Russia
2002 - 2004   Soviet and Post-Soviet Sots-Art and American Pop Art Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota, Minnesota, USA (catalogue)
Malevich and Film, Fundacion "La Caixa", Madrid, Spain
2001   The Shadows of Twentieth Century Sculptures, Russian Pavilion, 49 Venice Biennale (catalogue)(solo)
1994 - 1998   Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Massachusetts, US
1995   Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea (catalogue)
1995   Farsettiarte, Prato, Italy (catalogue)(solo)
1994   Berman Gallery, New York, USA (catalogue) (solo)
1992   Berman Gallery, New York, USA (catalogue)(solo)
1991   Soviet Contemporary Arts, From the Thaw to Perestroika,Setagaya Museum, Tokyo, Japan
1990   Eduard Nakhamkin Fine Arts, New York, USA (catalogue)
Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland
1989 - 1990   Transit: Russian Artist between the East and West, Fine Art Museum of Long Island, NY, USA, Russian Museum, St Petersburg, Russia, Central Exhibition Hall, Krymskiy Val, Moscow, Russia
1988   Trabia-MacAfee Gallery, New York, USA(solo)
1987   Glasnost, Zues-Trabia Gallery, New York, USA(solo)
1986 - 1987   Sots Art, New Museum, New York, USA (catalogue) travelling exhibit
Glenbow-Alberta Institute, Calgary, Alberta, Canada everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York, USA, Gallery Starford, Ontario, Canada, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
1986   Exit Art, Group Show, New York, USA
1986   Semaphore Gallery, New York, USA
Zues-Trabia Gallery, New York, USA (catalogue)(solo)
1985   Storefront Gallery, New York, USA(solo)
1983   Storefront Gallery, New York, USA(solo)
1982   Russian Samizdat Art, Franklin Furnace Gallery,New York, USA
Allen Stone Gallery, New York, USA
1979   7 Begovaya, Moscow, USSR (solo)
1977   La nuova arte sovietica, una prospettiva non ufficiale (New Soviet Art, an Unofficial Perspective), Venice Biennale, Italy
1976   Unofficial exhibition in Leonid Sokov's studio, Moscow, USSR
In de USSR en erbuiten, Stedelik Museum, Amsterdam,Holland
  Duke University Museum of Art, North Carolina, USA
  Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading,Pennsylvania, USA
  Art Gallery of the Ripon College, Ripon Wisconsin,USA
  Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto, Japan
  Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA
  Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
  Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA
  National Gallery of Australia, Sydney, Australia
  Pushkin Museum of Fine Art, Moscow, Russia
  Tretykov Gallery, Moscow, Russia
  Russian Museum , St Petersburg, Russia
  Jane Vorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers State
  University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
  Cremona Foundation, Maryland, USA