About the artist

А.Р.Ч. (A.R.Ch.) (Mikhail Senkov)

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Short biography

A.R.Ch was born in 1982.

2003-2008 – Glebov Minsk state art College (Minsk) – easel painting.

2009-2016 – Belarusian State Academy of Arts (Minsk) – easel painting.

Personal exhibition:

2011 – Like in a terrible fairy tale, «Ў» Gallery of Contemporary Art, Minsk, Belarus.
2012 – Game over project, ART VILNIUS’12, Vilnius, Lithuania.

Collective exhibition:

  • 2011 – She can’t say SKY, «Ў» Gallery of Contemporary Art, Minsk, Belarus.
  • 2011 – SHE CANNOT SAY HEAVEN, ART VILNIUS’11, Litexpo, Vilnius, Lithuania.
  • 2012 – ViennaQuintet, contemporary art exposition, ViennaFair`12.
  • 2012 – Belarus – Young Contemporary Art, House on the embankment, as part of the VI Festival of contemporary art collections, State Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia.
  • 2012 – «Hole Mole» of «Aula» of Gallery as part of a joint project with Sztuka Pokolenia XXI. Polska-Bialorus, Galeria AULA, Poznan, Poland.
  • 2012 – VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary’2012 (VIENNA Quintet), Austria.
  • 2013 – ART MOSCOW ’13 – International contemporary art market. Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia.
  • 2013 – Project In the framework of his own «I»: an artist-collector in Belarus, Minsk, Belarus.
  • 2013 – MANIFESTO in front of the audience (Azgur Museum), Minsk, Belarus.
  • 2017 — Wystawa / Biało-czerwono-biali. Współczesna sztuka białoruska (Poland).
  • 2017 – Bialo Czerwono Biali. CSW. Torun, Poland.
  • 2019 – Exhibition as part of the National Center for Contemporary Arts project, Minsk, Belarus.
  • 2019 – THIS IS NOT A SIPOVKA, Moscow, Russia.
  • 2019 – The largest selling exhibition of contemporary art Autumn salon with Belgazprombank, Minsk, Belarus.
  • 2019 – Microbiennale of Horizontal Initiatives, Moscow, Russia.
  • 2020 – Let’s go!, exposition in a large-scale  art space, St. Petersburg, Russia.
  • 2020 – Lockdown, an online exhibition led by the belarusian magazine Chrysalis Mag.
  • 2020 – Strach, Galeria Arsenał и Wschód Kultury, Poznan, Poland.

A.R.Ch.’s works (paintings, graphic arts, small graphic works) are in private collections in Austria, Belarus, Poland, Russia, Sweden. There were more than 400 paintings created.

Publications:

A.R.Ch.’s album pARTisan (Published by IE «Logvinay» in the collection of partisan series).

In 2013 Yam Publishing published Mikhail Senkov’s novel «The Horse» (read online here).

More information about the artist’s exhibitions see on the Wikipedia page.