An anthology of Russian contemporary art writing to be published outside Russia, many of the country's prominent contemporary artists, writers, philosophers, curators and historians come together to examine the region's various movements of contemporary art, culture, and theory, from communism, cosmism and conceptualism to past and future futures.
Ilya and Emilia Kabakov, Russian-born, US-based conceptual artists known for their pioneering large-scale environments and installations. Andrey Monastyrsky, who along with Illya Kabakov, pioneered the Moscow Conceptualism movement. Boris Groys, art critic, media theorist, and philosopher. Bart De Baere, Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Antwerp. Pavel Pepperstein, prominent author, painter and film maker. Dmitri Prigov, famous dissident writer and artist who died in 2007. Anton Vidokle, founder of e-flux. Arseny Zhilyaev, artist and author.
Andrey Monastyrsky, Anton Vidokle, Arseny Zhilyaev, Boris Groys, Dmitri Prigov, Emilia Kabakov, Ilya Kabakov, Pavel Pepperstein