1. Museum of Getrification

  2. Achilles' Heel

  3. gas foraday

  4. Memories of a Pipeline

  5. A Taste of Sun

  6. Silent Spring

  7. Postcards from the city Raduzhnyy

Biography

Nikolai Nekh (1985, Slavhansk-na-Kubani) lives and works in Lisbon. His artistic practice consists in production and distribution of images. He is interested in trajectories of capitalism and its modes of representation.

Contact: nikolainekh@gmail.com

Awards

2008

Bes Photo Revelação 2008

Solo Shows

2020

Surender, Surender. Balcony, Lisbon, Portugal.

2020

Three posters for the Museum of Gentrification. Mupi Gallery, Porto, Portugal.  

2018

Achilles’ Heel. MNAC, Lisbon, Portugal.

2018

gas foraday. Balcony, Lisbon, Portugal.

2016

Silent Spring. Syntax, Lisbon, Portugal.

2015

Shoplifting CAN Get you Killed. A. Trindade & F. Cordeiro, Lisbon, Portugal.

Group Shows

2019

Cabra Cega. Balcony, Lisbon, Portugal.

2018

Magic and Rituals. Museum Villa-Rot, Burgrieden – Rot, Germany.

2017

COSMO/POLÍTICA #1: A Sexta Parte do Mundo. Museu do Neo-Realismo, Vila Franca de Xira, Portugal.

2017

THEM OR US! Galeria Municipal do Porto, Oporto, Portugal.

2017

New Work. Balcony, Lisbon, Portugal.

2017

Is a Bone a Stone? Geological Museum Lisbon / Galeria do Sol, Oporto, Portugal.

2016

Magician’s Right Hand. Futura, Prague, Czech Republic.

2015

Nocturnal Measurements and the Invisible State of Shine. Syntax, Lisbon, Portugal.

2014

With Criminal Energy – Art and Crime in the 21st Century. ACC Galerie, Wemar, Germany.

2012

Os Relatos de um Fotógrafo Famoso. Museu do Neo-Realismo, Vila Franca de Xira, Portugal.

2010

ESCAPE. Lunds konsthall, Lund, Sweden.

2010

Lisboa como Metáfora. Galeria Quadrum, Lisbon, Portugal.

2009

Startpoint Prize 2009. Klenová, Czech Republic.

2008

Bes Photo Revelação 2008. Serralves Museum, Oporto, Portugal.

Screenings

2019

Acoustic Geometries, City Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand. (Half-cut)  

Corpora Aliena at IKLECTIK : ‘Dreams and Shadows’, London, England. (Tidal Restlessness)

2016

13th VIS. Vienna, Austria. (Half-cut)

Experiments In Cinema v11.T34. Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. (Metaphorical Container)

Fokus 2016. Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark. (Tidal Restlessness)

2015

32nd Kassel Dokfest. Kassel, Germany. (Metaphorical Container)

19th Jihlava IDFF. Jihlava, Czech Republic. (Tidal Restlessness)

KLEX. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Tidal Restlessness)

Arkipel. Jakarta, Indonesia. (Half-cut)

Experiments In Cinema v10.T36. Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA . (Half-cut)

Fokus 2015. Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark. (Half-cut)

21th International Short Film Week. Regensburg, Germany. (Half-cut)

2014

Indie Cork. Cork, Irland. (Half-cut)

Tenderflix. ICA, London, England. (Half-cut)

11º IndieLisboa. Lisbon, Portugal.(Half-cut)

2009

CPH:DOX. Copenhagen, Denmark. (White Wind)

Art Residencies

2019

Ashkal Alwan (with Calouste Gulbenkian grant) 

2013

With Criminal Energy – Art and Crime in the 21st Century. ACC Galerie, Weimar, Germany.

2011

What Happened to God? Halle14, Leipzig, Germany.

2010

La Belle Alliance (Metropole). Goethe-Institut, Lisbon, Portugal.

2009

Galeria Zé dos Bois, Lisbon, Portugal.

Education

2010 / 2009

Independent Study Program at Maumaus. Lisbon, Portugal.

2009 / 2004

Bachelor degree at Art and Multimedia. Fine Arts University, Lisbon, Portugal.