1971Born in Moscow, Russia
2014Co-Founder of Goecities Research Institute
since 2013Postdoc at UdK Berlin, DE
since 1999Professor of New Media Pathway Program at Merz Academy, Stuttgart, DE
1998Founder of the first web art gallery, Teleportacia
since 1996Works as Internet artist
1988-93Study of Journalism and Film Criticism at Lomonosov University, Moscow
Lives and works in Stuttgart, Germany


2020Something for Everyone, Espace Multimédia Gantner, Bourogne, France
Best Effort Network, Arebyte gallery, London, UK
2018The Whole Internet, ICA Aksioma, Ljubljana, SVK
LOSSLESS, Roehrs & Boetsch, Zurich, CH
2012Once Upon, Gallery Office, Moscow, Russia
The Internet, let me know you show it, Gallery b, Stuttgart, DE
2009Personal Exhibition, Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City, Mexico
2008Online Newspapers, New York Edition, Madison Square Park, New York, USA
2007Frozen Niki (Fragments), ABC Gallery, Moscow, Russia
2006Olia Lialina, ABC Gallery, Moscow, Russia
1998A Vernacular Web, Teleportacia, Web Art Gallery, art.teleportacia.org


2020FitArt – Connected in Isolation, Fitness Art Club powered by Roehrs & Boetsch | in-app
Eintritt in ein Lebewesen, Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien, Berlin, DE
The Eternal Network, HKW, Berlin, Germany
2019The Art Happens Here: Net Art's Archival Poetics, New Museum, New York, USA
2018Art Berlin, Roehrs & Boetsch, Berlin, DE
Gallery.Delivery | Berlin, Roehrs & Boetsch, Berlin, DE
Algorithmic Lifestyle, Roehrs & Boetsch, Zurich, CH
Re/Public, Polit-Forum, Bern, CH
Rosebuds -- Hidden Stories of Things, Kunstraum D21, Leipzig, DE
Art in the Age of the Internet, 1989 to Today, ICA, Boston, USA
2017Asymmetrical Response, Art Projects, Ibiza, Spain
Asymmetrical Response, The Kitchen, New York, USA
xCoAx - Guest Exhibition, Museu Nacional de Arte Contemporânea - Museu do Chiado, Lisbon, Portugal
Bear With Me: A Play For Two Webmasters, theatre play, transmediale 2017, Berlin
Hacking / Modding / Remixing as Feminist Protest, Miller Gallery, CMU, Pittsburg, USA
2016Asymmetrical Response, Western Front, Vancouver, Canada
MBCBFTW, online since 1996, HeK, Basel, CH
MBCBFTW, MU artspace, Eindhoven, NL
MashUp: The Birth of Modern Culture, Vancouver Art Gallery, Canada
Electronic Superhighway (2016 – 1966), Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
2015L'art et le numérique en résonance 1/3, Maison Populaire, Montreuil, FR
.htaccess, Digital3mpire, Düsseldorf, DE
Digital Folklore, HMKV, Dortmund, DE
DRKRM, DAM Gallery, Berlin, DE
2014-1997Please refer to PDF


2018Net based award, HeK, Basel, CH
2010Communication in the Digital Age, Willem de Kooning Academy, Rotterdam, NL
1998Artist Residency Villa Waldberta, Munich, DE
1997Residency 3, Center for Culture and Communication Foundation, Budapest, Hungary




photo by Elliot Kaufman
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