Igor and Svetlana Kopystiansky

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Video works: kopystiansky.tumblr.com/
Incidents: kopystianskyincidents.tumblr.com/
The Day Before Tomorrow: kopystianskythe-day.tumblr.com/
Svetlana Kopystiansky: skopystiansky.tumblr.com/
Igor Kopystiansky: ikopystiansky.tumblr.com/
Photo archive: flickr.com/photos/artexh/
Bibliography: kopystiansky.blogspot.com/?view=classic

Igor and Svetlana Kopystiansky are New York based artists.
Their work is included in the permanent collections of museums:
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, the Metropolitan Museum New York; Whitney Museum of American Art; Art Institute of Chicago; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.; Tate Modern, London; Center Pompidou, Paris; Musée d’Art Moderne de Saint-Etienne, France; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; Australia, Folkwang Museum in Essen, Germany; Ludwig Forum for International Art, Aachen; Museum für Moderne Kunst, Berlinische Galerie; MMK, Frankfurt am Main; Museum of Modern Art, Palais Lichtenstein, Vienna; Centre for Contemporary Art Luigi Pecci, Italy.

Their work has been exhibited internationally at museums including:

The Metropolitan Museum, New York (2013/2014, 2010/2011, 2001,1997), The Museum of Modern Art, New York (2012), Tate Modern London (2010, 2011-2012), Center Pompidou, Paris (2009, 2010, 2011), Center Pompidou Metz (2011-2012), Smithsonian American Art Museum (2010-11). Art Institute of Chicago, (1996, 1997-1998, 2008) The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (1999), Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Arizona (2005). Fine Arts Center UMass, Amherst, Massachusetts (2005), Musée d’Art Moderne de Saint-Etienne (2010) Tate Liverpool (1999), Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (1999), MMK Frankfurt/Main (1999, 2010, 2011), Kunsthalle Düsseldorf (1992, 1994, 1995), Kunstmuseum Düsseldorf (2000), Folkwang Museum, Essen (2000), Sprengel Museum Hannover(2002), Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel (1999, 2005-2006), Deichtorhallen Hamburg ( 2011-2012), Kunsthalle zu Kiel (2011-12), Kunst-Werke Berlin (1999), Reina Sofia, Madrid (1994-1995), S.M.A.K. Gent (2009), GAMeC, Bergamo (2011), Museum of Modern Art EMMA, Finland (2007), AGNSW, Sydney (1992, 2003, 2005, 2008, 2009), Kunsthalle Krems, Austria (2012), MARCO, Vigo, Spain (2007), Museum of Modern Art, Palais Lichtenstein, Vienna, (1989) and others.

Igor and Svetlana participated in international exhibitions including Sculpture Projects Münster 1997, Documenta 11 (2002) and biennials in Venice 1988 (Aperto curated by Dan Cameron), Sydney 1992 curated by Anthony Bond, Sao Paulo1994, (curated by Nelson Aguilar), Istanbul 1995 (curated by René Block), Johannesburg 1997 (curated by Okwui Enwezor), Lyon 1997 (curated by Harald Szeemann), Liverpool 1999

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