. Sweet Samson CV




Master of Fine Arts. OTIS College of Art and Design. Los Angeles, CA

Fine Arts Diploma. University of the Arts London (Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design)

Applied Design. Moscow State University of Design and Technology


Solo shows 

2015  Countless Grey. Proxy Gallery. Los Angeles, CA

           On the Edge. S.T.Art Gallery. Moscow, Russia

2014  Nesslessness. Helen Bolsky Gallery. Los Angeles, CA 

2013  Perplexity. Director's Gallery, SCIART. Camarillo, CA 


Selected group shows

2019 Seekers. Nout Gallery. Cairo, Egypt

2017 Archi Idea. Art Idea. Orchid. Drezden Gallery. Moscow, Russia

         Ex Nihilo. La Macina Di San Cresci. Italy

         Small works. ROY G BIV Gallery. Columbus, USA

2016 Insight. Gallery NA KASHIRKE. Moscow. Russia

         Red and Black. Gallery NA KASHIRKE, Moscow, Russia

2015 Bridges Self. WAH Art Center. New York, USA

         Landscapes of abstraction. Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia

         East-West. Gallery NA KASHIRKE. Moscow, Russia

2014 Wet Paint Biennial. Zhou B Art Center. Chicago, USA

         Eleven. Helen Bolsky Gallery. Los Angeles, CA

2013 Snake road. Helen Bolsky Gallery. Los Angeles, CA 

2012 Other skin. O.R. Space. Los Angeles, CA

         CSM Gallery. London, UK


Press coverage

2019   Architectural Digest Russia/"Apartment in the spirit of the 1960s in Moscow"/ Article by Olga Sorokina

2016   Cultobzor.ru/ "International Art Exhibition Insight"/ Article

            Gallerix.ru/ "Samson at the 'Insight' exhibition/ Article

            VZMoscow.ru/ "Insight" /Article

            Kommersant/ "On the fields of Russian abstractionism"/ Article by Auren Habichev

2015  Komsomolskaya Pravda/"Acclaim of novelty"/ Article by Yana Alexandrova

           Gallerix.ru/ "Sweet Samson's Dynamic Carbon"/ Interview by Petr Markov

           Moskovsky Komsomolets/ "Art from Past to Future"/Article by Matvey Sokolsky

           Arguments and Facts/ "Contemporary Artist Sweet Samson"/ Article

           ARTREVUE/ "Dynamic Carbon"/  Article by Anna Dargan

           Evening Moscow/ "Countless Grey in City of Angels"/ Article by Alexandr Semin

           Komsomolskaya Pravda/ "Art on the cutting edge"/ Article by Yana Alexandrova

           Kommersant/ "Technology in Contemporary Art of Sweet Samson"/ Article by Mikhail Petrov

           TextileArt/ "Misterious futuristic forms by Sweet Samson"/ Article by Mary Stratan

2014 artNXTlevel journal/"The National Wet Paint Biennial Returns to Chicago"/ by Sergio Gomez


Media coverage

2016   Interview. Kultura TV Federal Channel. Russia

2015   Interview. KCHUNG radio 1630 AM. Los Angeles, CA



2016 "Abstract Art Through Prism of Nesslessness"/ International Journal of Advanced Research (IJAR)

          "Proxy Gallery 2013-2016" / Book / by Annetta Kapon 

2015  "Metaphysical Art. Transitions of creativity"/ International Journal of Advanced Research (IJAR)

          "Sweet Samson's riddle. A Guide to Dynamic carbon"/ Practical Manual             

          "Carbon Fiber Art"/ Catalog

2014   Essay on color/ Book of collective essays"Psychohromatic"

           Essay "Point of Nesslessnes"/ archive.org

2013  Interview/ Book of interviews "I have a Lobster"           


Permanent collections

Yuko Nii Foundation. New York, USA

Vozrojdenie Fund. Moscow, Russia



Creative Union of Artists of Russia

Union of Russian Abstractionists

Professional Artists Union of Russia


Awards and achievements

2016  Certificate of Honor for the contribution in Russian Contemporary Art. by CUAR

           Insight. Gallery NA KASHIRKE. Moscow. Laureate

2015  Landscapes of Abstraction art project. CHA, Moscow. Laureate

          Artavita Art Competition. Finalist

          Light Space & Time Annual Art Competition.  Winner in 3-D Category

2014 ArtSlant Award. Showcase Winner in the mixed-media category

2012-2013 Otis College of Art and Design scholarship 







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