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2019

Acrylic on canvases

Unique Work

Dimensions: 160cm (H) x 160cm (W) x 4cm (D) / 63" (H) x 63" (W) x 1.6" (D)

Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.

Artist Statement

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The painting was exhibited at "Upgrade" festival in Moscow, Russia in 2020 and at the exhibition in Petrozavodsk, Russia in 2019.

From statement: "...The human is a key piece of my work. The squared figure is as built up out of blocks of indeterminate material, associated to some with Lego blocks, but not really them because of lack of cylindrical bumps. These blocks are rather close to voxels (3D pixels) known through the popular videogame Minecraft. This analogy has a double sense: firstly, it is associated with recently acquired men's addiction to the virtual world; secondary, it is involved with our intellectual vestigiality, becoming obvious in comparison with artificial intellect (even if they can’t really be compared for the moment because of our limited knowledge on this subject), which augments because of the wild digitalization."

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Artist Profile

Born: 22

Hometown: St. Petersburg

Based in: St. Petersburg

Yod (1984-), an artist engaged in contemporary painting. His work captures aggregated images of modern citizens residing in a new environment: a fusion of digital reality, hyper-information, capitalist economy, liberal philosophy, and shows some attributes of digital art.

Raised in Leningrad and trained at the St. Petersburg School of Decorative Arts in a constructivist Russian painting style, inspired by contemporary art, Yod moved to France in 2007 graduating from the Poitiers Art School in 2010 with a degree in Emerging Practices to become a part of the French contemporary art scene, regularly exhibiting worldwide while simultaneously maintaining strong ties to the Russian cultural landscape.

Throughout the 2010s Yod presented paintings in Moscow Center of Modern Art exhibitions series “Rectitude”. The exhibition curated by Vladimir Potapov demonstrated the most relevant contemporary painting practices as part of the international art scene. Since 2016, Yod has been actively working on his most important project — “Me. Human."

Working under a pseudonym to maintain anonymity, images of the artist are incognito.

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