Prigov is dead. Long live Dmitri Aleksanych!

Join this celebration of artist Dmitri Prigov’s genre-defying work at The Courtauld Institute of Art to accompany Calvert 22 Foundation’s exhibition Dmitri Prigov. Theatre of Revolutionary Action.

This one-day celebration includes a seminar considering the ways Prigov’s genre-defining project has proliferated after his death, video screenings and discussions of key aspects of his work.

Seminar: Exhibiting Prigov
2:00pm – 4:00pm

Readings and video screenings
4:00pm – 6:00pm

This event is followed by Poetic Performance: The Script and the Voice taking place the same day at The Courtauld Institute of Art.

Dmitri Prigov was an artist, poet, performer and writer. A key figure of the Moscow Conceptualist group, his work has had a lasting influence on subsequent generations of Russian artists. 2017 marks ten years since the artist’s death in 2007.

This event takes place at the The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 0RN.

In partnership with the The Courtauld Institute of Art, the State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, the Hermitage Foundation UK and the Dmitri Prigov Foundation.

Part of The Future Remains: Revisiting Revolutiona season marking the centenary of the Russian Revolution.