Veronica Smirnoff


Born in Moscow in 1979, lives and works in London and Moscow


Education

2004 - 2007
Royal Academy of Arts, London
2000 - 2004
Slade School of Art, UCL, London
1999 - 2000
Wimbledon School of Art, London

Prizes and awards

2011
John Moores Painting Prize, Liverpool
2009
shortlisted for participation in the Biennial Women to Watch, National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington,
DC
2005
Boundary Prize
2004
Terence Cuneo Prize
2003
Rodney Burn Prize in Fine Art
2002
Scholarship to the Academy of Fine Art in Vienna

Solo exhibitions

2017 
The greater and lesser ways, Jessica Carlisle Gallery, London
2013
Beyond the shore, Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milan
2012
The Madding Spring, Gallery Vela, London
2010
Zhar, Galerie Stanislas Bourgain, Paris
2008
Morozka, Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milan

Group Exhibitions

2016
Anthropocene, Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milan
10. Group show 2006-2016, Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milan
2015
Painting Now, Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milan
2014
Froward, Eton College, Windsor, UK
A Midsummer Night’s:Dreams... and Music, St Peter’s Church, London
Would Be Worlds, Erarta Gallery, London
Walls, Pushkin House, London
2013
EVERYWHERE BUT NOW, 4th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece
Renewal of the Sacred, House of the Nobleman, London
The Future Can’t Wait, B1, Victoria House, London
2012
Dreaming Beauties, Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milano
2011
Opulent Vision, FordProject Gallery, New York
2010
Group Show, BRIC Theme Auction, Saatchi Gallery, London
John Moores Painting Prize 2010, Walker Art Gallery, National Museums, Liverpool
Group Show, BRIC Theme Auction, Saatchi Gallery, London
2009
Women to Watch: The Figure Re-Figured, Friends of National Museum of Women in the Arts, London
(Self)Portrait of a Lady, Galleria Riccardo Crespi, Milano
2008
Group Show, Sotheby’s, London
Group Show, Royal Academy of Art, London
Past as Present, York Art Gallery, York
Invasion : Evasion, BAIBAKOV art projects, Moscow
2007
The End Begins: The Lodeveans Collection, The Hospital Gallery, London
Group Show, The Royal Academy of Art, London
Group Show, MiArt Fair, Milano
2006
TGU, Zoo Art Fair, London
Lenin Lovers, CuratorSpace Gallery, London
Premiums, Royal Academy of Art, London
2005
TGU, Zoo Art Fair, London
Baroquerocks, Espace Brochage Express Gallery, Paris
Group Show, Center of Contemporary Art, Moscow
2003
Group Show, Tascheles Gallery, Berlin



Veronica Smirnoff, Edizioni Riccardo Crespi, 2008
XL Repubblica, Veronica Smirnoff – Bosch e cartoon sulla via russa dell’arte nuova, numero 30, 2008
USB Magazine, C’era una volta la patria sovietica, Veronica Smirnoff – Morozka, 2008
Arte, num. 415, Le favole russe di Smirnoff, 2008
FlashArt, num. 269, Veronica Smirnoff – Riccardo Crespi, 2008
Inside, Smirnoff – Morozka, 2008