PAINTER & SCULPTOR DAAD
Artist in permanent collection.
Exhibitions by Pjez Unik:
Exhibitions by Pjez Unik • Artspaces:
In 1985 he finished high school. During the school years he discovered his talent for painting, but he opted for a sporty direction and was Orenburgse champion in skiing. In 1988 he finished his training in physical education. During his studies he offered aid as a volunteer for posters and billboards to illustrate cultural meetings. After graduating he was drafted into the army to serve his country. But barely six months later he was sent home due to his medical condition. In the 90s he worked as a teacher of physics for a class of mentally handicapped children. In 1994 he developed his painting skills and starts using it again in 1997 when he participated in a group (of young artists) with erotic themes-christian-surrealism.
Russian critics have been appointed as new primitive style / kitsch. 1999: Exhibition of History Museum in Orenburg. The exhibition was closed by the police that the erotic and political theme censored. 1999: Induvidual exhibition in the common homeplace of Orenburg. Again, his paintings were censored, parts of it were covered for the public. 1999: Sergei Andreev gets his membership card of Russian painter association of Russian painters. This is important to be recognized.