Andrey Chegin (1960-) - (2x) from the series 'Portraits', 1990

Description
Andrey Chegin (1960-) - (2x) from the series 'Portraits', 1990
Gelatin-silver print - Signed - 1990

2 original prints are offered from a private collection. The prints are printed by the author himself and are part of the series “Portraits”.
Andrey Chezhin was born in Leningrad in 1960. He graduated from the Leningrad Institute of Film Engineers in 1982. During his years in the Institute Andrey became involved with photography. He joined the famous photo club “Mirror” in 1985 and later “TAK” group (1987-1996). Chezhin became a member of such organizations like art association Photopostscriptum in 1993, Humanitarian Foundation “Free Culture” in 1996 and the International Federation of Artist (IFA) in 1998. He is also a member of the Union of Photo Artists of Russia since 1995, a founder of the annual photo festival “Autumn Photo Marathon” (since 1998). Chezhin is the director of the “PHOTOimage” gallery and of the “Museum of Drawing-Pin” both in St. Petersburg. He had some 60 solo exhibitions and a participated in over 160 group exhibitions in Russia, Europe and the US.

Credo
Unpredictability of photographic process
Conceptual photography
Self-sufficiency of photographic means of expression

Lot details
Artist
Andrey Chegin (1960-)
Title of artwork
(2x) from the series 'Portraits', 1990
Technique
Gelatin-silver print
Signature
Signed
Date of print
1990
Condition
Extremely fine
Vintage print
Yes
Image size
23×18 cm
Total dimensions
23×18×0 cm
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