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Said Atabekov

Date and place of birth: 08.06.1965, Bez Terek, Uzbekistan


1988-1992 Kasteev Shymkent Art College


2016 The Wolves of The Steppes, Esentai Gallery, Almaty, Kazahstan

2015 The Wolves of The Steppes, Artwin Gallery, Moscow, Russia

2011 The Dream of Gengis Khan, Laura Bulian Gallery, Milan, Italy

2009 Son of the EAST, IMPRONTEART Gallery, Milan, Italy


2015 The Migrant (Moving) Image, A Tale of a Tub, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2015 The Nomads, Artwin Gallery, Moscow, Russia

2015 Walk in Asia, Ota Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2015 Life is a Legend, Strasbourg Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Strasbourg, France

2015 Too Early, Too Late, Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna, Bologna, Italy

2014 The Other & Me, Sharjha Art Museum, Sharjha, The United Arab Emirates

2014 Il Piedistallo vuoto. Fantasmi dall’Est Europa, Museo Civico Archeologico di Bologna, Bologna, Italy

2013 No-mad-nes In No Man's Land, Eslite Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2013 More Light, The 5th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Manege Central Exhibition Hall, Moscow, Russia

2013 At the Crossroads: Contemporary Art from the Caucasus and Central Asia, Sotheby´s Auction House, London, United Kingdom

2013 The Eye is a Lonely Hunter, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway

2013 One Steppe Forward, Palazzo Bragadin, Venice, Italy

2012 Migrasophia, Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah, The United Arab Emirates

2011 Between Heaven and Earth - Contemporary Art from the Centre of Asia, Calvert 22 Gallery, London, United Kingdom

2011 The Eye Is a Lonely Hunter, The 4th Fotofestival Mannheim Ludwigshafen Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany

2011 The 54th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

2011 Ostalgia, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA

2010 IN-DIFESA, Foundation 107, Turin, Italy

2010 Rites Without Rites, Gallery IMPRONTEART, Milan, Italy

2009 Changing Climate, Kunsthalle, Vienna, Austria

2009 Lonely At The Top, MuHK, Antverpen, Belgium

2009 East Of Nowhere. Contemporary Art from Post-Soviet Central Asia,  Foundation 107, Turin, Italy

2008 China International Gallery Exposition, Beijing, China

2008 Old/New Routes-A Selection of Video Art from Central Asia, BIZART, Shanghai, China

2008 Creativa Festival, Florence, Italy

2008 Tracing  Roads Through  Central Asia, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, USA

2007 The 53rd Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

2007 Time of The Storytellers, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland

2007 La Biennale De Monthreal, Monthreal, Canada

2006 Free Waves, Media Art Biennale, Los Angeles, USA

2006 Art from Central Asia, Ujasdovskiy Castle, Warsaw, Poland

2005 The 52nd Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

2004 From The Red Stars to The Golden Domes, IFA Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2003 The 10th Prague Quadriennale. Prague, Czech Republic

2002 No Mad’s Land, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany


2011 Prince Claus Award, laureate


2007 Vermont Studio Center Art Resedence, Vermont, USA


Cosmoscow 2016 Noncommercial program


Museum of Modern Art (M HKA), Antwerpen, Belgium