Nikolay Oleynikov

assorted artworks {since 2010 'till present}

IN A COLD SWEAT I JUMPED OUT OF MY BED, I DREAMT THAT UPRISING WAS NO LONGER POSSIBLE…

Installation (textile, sewing, acrylic), dimensions variable, 2016 The materials for this work are used bed sheets and towels that have preserved traces of life lived – some­one’s wishes, nightmares, impulses, … Continue reading

November 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

WHERE, WHERE,WHERE, DO YOU THINK YOU RUN TO…

is a part of a new open-ended piece, a sort of reflection-in-process on the political, economical, social and human crises, both on the local and global level, and how these … Continue reading

August 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

NIGHTMARE of the BURNING SOLDIER

Graphic series for the Secession Frieze, 2014-15, Ink, paper, collage, 14 sheets, various dimentions full text: Prologue They say it all happened in seconds, that the fire was high, that … Continue reading

February 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

MINOTAUR graphic series, 2014-15

coal, tea, ink on paper 12 sheets, 80X50cm each the whole text: Room #1: Casting (who) Q: Who is that, randomly roaming the darkness? A: It’s me the soldier, the … Continue reading

February 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

“OSLOBOĐENJE: the burlesque museum”

A two-room installation, in the Tito’s bunker in the mountains near Sarajevo. Mixed media. 2015 From the catalogue: Nikolay Oleynikov develops the story of an unknown child of Tito as … Continue reading

February 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Curriculum

It’s a lot of textile designed as a punk/soviet propaganda/applied porn/didactic charts. the vertical stage pieces are 6 m high each, the longest horizontal was 11 m long, so – … Continue reading

February 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Secret Afterlife of Marat

This two textile pieces tell us the surrealist story about a street antifa guy, called Marat, aka Mad Dog, who was killed by hundreds of neo-nazis, while he was feeding … Continue reading

February 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

Two-three little things on the Ri-Maflow’s agenda you got to know

First thing you gotta know about Ri-Maflow is that it is the only factory in Italy occupied and self-managed by it’s workers for already few years. Bravissimi! I am happy … Continue reading

February 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

ALL OUR FUTURES…with Chto Delat for Kortrijk Conge’, 2015

First of all, Chto Delat in Kortrijk, Belgium were intense and bulemic, as always. Heart-sputnik making workshops with hundreeds of children with oleynikov and Alena Petit. A learning play workshops … Continue reading

September 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

secession making off

the mural that corresponds with the beethoven frieze in the secession’s basement was done for Chto Delat solo in nov 2014 mural’s pictures and details are coming soon

January 29, 2015 · Leave a comment