Curriculum Vitae

Ruben Monakhov
Born December 12, 1970 in Leningrad (USSR)
Graduate from Serov (at present time Roerikh) Art School  in 1991.
Russian Federation Artists Union member since 1999 (SPb section).
At present time lives in St. Petersburg (Russia).

Public collections:
«Erarta», Contemporary Art Museum , St. Petersburg, Russia

Private collections:
Russia, USA, Belgium, Germany, UK, Finland

Colourblind Gallery, Koln, Germany
Selskaya Zhizn' Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia
100 SVOIH, St. Petersburg, Russia
Galeria de Arte Gaudi, Madrid, Spain

Solo exhibitions:
2010: «I See it This Way!». One man show, «100 Svoih», St. Petersburg;

2009: «December's Scopophilia», «Zero gallery», St. Petersburg;
«May's Scopophilia», «Selskaya Zhizn'» gallery, St. Petersburg;

2008: «Raum und Decoration», Colourblind Gallery, Koln;

2007: «Cities. Etching.», Sholokhov Library, St. Petersburg;

2006: «No Names», «Griboyedov» club, St. Petersburg;

2005: «Endless Journey», S.P.A.S. gallery, St. Petersburgã;

2003: «Twelve», «Selskaya Zhizn'» gallery, St. Petersburg;

1993: One man show, DK «Izhorets»,. Kolpino;
One man show, Dostoyevsky museum, St. Petersburg.

Art fairs:
2009: KunStart'09 (presented by Galeria de Arte Gaudi (Madrid)), Bolzano;

2008: Lineart'08 (presented by Galeria de Arte Gaudi (Madrid)), Flanders Expo, Ghent;

Selected group exhibitions:
2010: IV Graphic show «Prints lover», CEH «Manezh»,St. Petersburg;
«Art-Craft» Studio «Spring Exacerbation», Minor hall CEH «Manezh»,St. Petersburg;
International exhibition-competition «Flights in Dreams and in Reality» State art gallery «Na Kashirke», Moscow;
«St. Petersburg 2009»,  CEH «Manezh»,St. Petersburg;

2009: ARtMATURE, bulthaup design gallery, St. Petersburg;

2008: Christmas Exhibition, Galeria de Arte Gaudi, Madrid;
«St. Petersburg 2007», CEH «Manezh»,St. Petersburg;

2007: The Second groupe exhibition «Random Crosslinking» «Selskaya Zhizn'» gallery, St. Petersburg;
«170 Anniversary of Russian Railroad», Railroad museum, St. Petersburg;
«About the Railroad», Books & Graphics Centre, St. Petersburg;
«Red Circle of Constructivism», Jam Hall, St. Petersburg;

2006: Group exhibition «Random Cross-linking», «Selskaya Zhizn'» gallery, St. Petersburg;

2004: «Hope» exhibition of young artists , SPbRFAU, St. Petersburg;
Spring exhibition of young SPb artists, CEH «Manezh»,St. Petersburg;

2003: «Art-Craft», Alice gallery, Bordeaux;
«Art-Craft», municipality of Bordeaux.