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aleksandr tishkov

b. 1989, Tallinn, Estonia

lives and works between London and Tallinn


aleksandrtishkov(at)mail(dot)com

insta: @aleksandr.tishkov


education

2016 - 2018 Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London / MA Fine Art (Distinction)

2010 - 2015 Kõrgem Kunstikool Pallas / Diploma in Sculpture

2013 - 2014 Latvijas Makslas Akademija / Painting and Icon Restoration Departments


selected solo exhibitions

2019 forthcoming Tension Fine Art, London

2018 Hüpoteetiline Paradiis / Tartu Kunstimaja Monumentaalgalerii, Tartu

2014 Aja objektid, Võru Linnagalerii, Võru


selected group exhibitions

2018

The grass is greener HERE / curated by Eve Stotesbury & Jessie Krish / Byron Court, London

Show One: Art Degree Show 2018, Central Saint Martins Crossing, London

What can we make and become / curated by Sasha Burkhanova-Khabadze / Exposed Arts Projects, London

2017

CSM Postgraduate Art Auction / curated by Alex Schady / Lethaby gallery, London

Visual Poetry / curated by Tingwei Liang / Wu Hou Ci art gallery, Chengdu

Honey, I'm Home / curated by Emily Thomas / A217, London

Somehow You and I Collide / curated by Marc Hulson and Suky Best / The Laundry E8, London

This is an Art School / curated by Alex Schady / Tate Exchange, London

2016

Big Space VI / curated by Alex Schady / Central Saint Martins, London

Tavalise eksootika / curated by Anneli Porri / Tallinna Linnagalerii, Tallin

2015

Jaunojo tapytojo prizas 2015 / Kūrybinių industrijų centras Pakrantė, Vilnius

BLACK and WHITE 5th International Drawing Triennial / curated by Loit Jõekalda / Viinistu Kunstimuuseum

Maal kui vaal / curated by Maria Sidljarevitš / Vaal Galerii, Tallinn

LEND 2015 / curated by Pille Johanson / Noorus Galerii, Tartu

1 in a Cube (wih Alina Orav and Francesco Rosso), Pärnu Linnagalerii, Pärnu

Illusioon / curated by Jaan Elken and Pille Johanson / Pärnu Linnagalerii, Pärnu

JÄRJEPIDEVUS JA UUDSUS / curator Jaan Elken / Uue Kunsti Muuseum Pärnus, Pärnu

Eesti nüüdisgraafika näitus – Eduard Wiiralti kunstiauhind 2015 / Eesti Rahvusraamatukogu, Tallinn

Olohuonenäyttely II / curated by Yhteismaa NGO and Line Arhainx, Helsinki

Aktuaalne ja Kontseptuaalne / Curated by Pille Johanson / Jakobi Galerii, Tartu

2014

Annual Exhibition of Tartu Artists / curated by Andris Vītoliņš / Tartu Kunstimaja, Tartu

Tants / Vene Kultuurikeskus, Tallinn

Aja tegemine / curated by Madis Liplap and Aet Ollisaar / Jõhvi Kontserdimaja, Jõhvi

Play Ground / Kultuuritehas Polymer, Tallinn

Olohuonenäyttely / curated by Rebecca Hirneise and Line Arhainx, Helsinki


bibliography

Kathryn Lloyd, OVERPR!NT: Sun and Flash, http://blogs.arts.ac.uk/csm/2018/11/13/overprnt-sun-and-flesh/ , 13.11.18

Kathryn Lloyd, Take Five: Aleksandr Tishkov, http://blogs.arts.ac.uk/csm/2018/05/18/take-five-aleksandr-tishkov/ , 18.05.2018

A5 Magazine, July Edition, http://www.afive.co.uk , 10.07.2017

Elin Kard, 16th Annual Exhibition of Estonian Artists´Association catalogue, Printon, 20.09.2016

Imago Mundi & ECADC, Estonia / Identity, http://www.imagomundiart.com/collections/estonia-identity , 10.08.2016

Tomas Ivanauskas, Jaunųjų tapytojų liūdesyba, http://m-puslapiai.7md.lt/daile/2015-12-18/Jaunuju-tapytoju-liudesyba , Puslapiai, 18.12.2015

Young Painter Prize 2015 catalogue, 27.11.2015

Karin Klaus, Kolme eri rahvusest kunstnikku ühendab visuaalne keel, https://parnu.postimees.ee/ , Pärnu Postimees, 18.03.2015

ART Habens, 5th Issue, http://arthabens.yolasite.com , 2015

Liina Vainumetsa, Maalinäitus 'Sisemine Tuli', https://arhiiv.err.ee/ , Klassika Raadio, Delta, 12.01.2015


workshops / residencies

2018 GLO'ART / Lanaken, BE

2017 This is an Art School / Tate Modern, Switch House, London, UK

2013 MoKS / Mooste, EE


scholarships / grants

Clifford Chance Sculpture Award (shortlisted), 2019

Societe Generale Sculpture Commission (shortlisted), 2018

The Mona Hatoum Bursary, University of the Arts London, 2017

One-year study abroad scholarship, Eesti Kultuurkapital, 2016

Young Painter Prize 2015 (shortlisted), Vilnius, 2015

Pottery traineeship grant, Tartu Kõrgem Kunstikool, Erasmus, 2014

One-year study abroad scholarship, Tartu Kõrgem Kunstikool, Archimedes, 2014

Award for the sketch idea, Tarvastu Vallavalitsus, 2013