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RASSIM
(Krassimir Krastev)
 
Born 1972 in Orehovica, Bulgaria. lives and works in Sofia.
1998 – Graduated the National Academy of Fine Art, Sofia

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2013 - NO TO RACISM YES TO RASSIM, Stick Place - AROSITA Gallery, Sofia
2012 - OLYMPISS GAMES, AROSITA Gallery, Sofia
2012 - OIL PAINTINGS, CREDO BONUM, GALLERY, Sofia
2011 - RASSIM Broadcast , Studuo 25, Sofia
2008 - EXBODYTION, Studio 25, Sofia
2005 - Rassim number one, horse champ Gallery, Strasbourg, France
2003 - SAVE - action, Blood & Honey- Future’ s in the Balkans, Sammlung ESSL, Wien
2003 - Corrections 2, ATA- center for contemporary art, Sofia
2002 - Corrections 2, Belluard Bollwerk International (BBI), Fribourg, Switzerland
2002 - GYM, Irida Gallery, Sofia
2001 - Corrections, HOY Gallery, Belgrade
2001 - Shut up & Grow, ATA- center for contemporary art, Sofia
2001 - Corrections, FRAC, Montpellier, France
1997 - I love Denitsa, Art in Bulgaria magazine, #41
1996 - Another Angle, Ata-ray Gallery, Sofia
1996 - Poster, Advertisement in Art in Bulgaria Magazine, #29
1995 - Drug, Ata-ray Gallery, Sofia
1995 - Fly, fly information, ATA-ray Gallery, Sofia
1994 - Project – the way of life, National Gallery for Foreign Art, Sofia
1994 - My Idol, Lessedra Gallery, Sofia



Selected Group Exhibitions

2014 - ALL I CAN DO IS ART, Czech Center , Prague
2014 - XXL-2014, Yuzina Art Center, Sofia
2013 - THIS BOOK IS GREAT, BELLUARD BOLLWERK INTERNATIONAL, Fribourg, Switzerland
2013 - XXL.New cattish academism, Contempo 2013, Varna
2013 - FOR FANS, Gallery Arosita, Sofia
2013 - A POSSIBLE HISTORY, Sofia City Art Gallery, Sofia
2012 - Acguisitions 2012, SAMCA-Sofia Arsenal MUSEUM FOR
2012 - CONTEMPORARY ART, Sofia
2012 - XXL GROUP. NEW PAINTING, Yuzina Gallery, Sofia
2012 - Sporad Bifocality-a progect by Dr.Gatev, SAMCA-Sofia Arsenal MUSEUM FOR
2012 - CONTEMPORARY ART, Sofia
2012 - New Spiteful Academism, AROSITA Gallery, Sofia
2011 - Self – portraits and portraits, AROSITA Gallery, Sofia
2011 - ON YOUR MARKS. Body-SPORTS AND SOCIETY, DEUTSHES HYGIENE-MUSEUM, Dresden, Germany
2011 - Re-productions, Sofia Arsenal-Museum for Contemporary Art, Sofia
2011 - { Poem 88 }, Taner – Hill Gallery, Atlanta, USA
2010 - XXL Current. Academy Gallery,National Academy of Fine Art, Sofia
2009 - XXL Group. REMINISCENCES OF THE 1990’s, Sofia Art Gallery, Sofia
2009 - Gender Check, Feminity and Masculiniti in Eastern European Art, ZACHETA National Gallery of Art, Warsaw
2009 - THE COLLECTION. NEW ACQUISITIONS 2008-2009, Sofia Art Gallery, Sofia
2009 - The Other Eye. Sofia Art Gallery, Sofia
2009 - Gender Check. Feminity and Masculinity in Eastern European Art , MUMOK
2009 - Museum Moderner Kunst, Wiena
2009 - Transitland. Video Art from Central and Eastern Europa 1989-2009. Transmediale, Berlin
2009 - From Ideology to Economy. Contemporary Bulgarian Art 20 years later,
2009 - The State Central Museum of Contemporary History of Russia, Moscow
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007 -REALITY CROSSINGS, Kuunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
2007 - VIENNAFAIR, KUNSTAGENTEN Gallery, Wiena
2007 - JUST WHAT IS IT THAT MAKES TODAY?, ANTJE WACHS Gallery, Berlin
2007 - VIDEOSPRITZ#2, RASSEGNA INTERNAZIONALE DI ARTE E DOCUMENTI IN VIDEO. Galleria Comunale d’Arte Moderna. Triest , Italia
2007 - In the Presence of the Body, West Hall Gallery 111, RPI, Troy, New York
2006 - Glamour and Globalisation, Phoenix Halle, Dortmund, Germany (re)view–identities, KUNSTAGENTEN GALLERY, Berlin
2005 - Significant Other, Gallery 111, New York
2004 - 26.BIENALE SAO PAULO, Sau Paulo, Brazil
2004 - Shake the Limits, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest
2004 - MULTIPLICATION A British Council touring exhibition of Artists’ Multiples +11 artists from Bulgaria, Sofia City Art Gallery, Sofia

2003 - Blood & Honey/Future’s in the Balkans, The ESSL Collection,Vienna
2003 - Writing Identity.Autobiography in Art.Galerie fur Zeitgenossische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
2003 - Defenseless and Bad, L Gallery, Moskow
2003 - Export-Import. Contemporary Art from Bulgaria, Sofia City Art Gallery, Sofia
2002 - ART OF TORTURES AND EXECUTION – ART AGAINST TORTURES AND
2002 - EXECUTION, National Centre for Contemporary Art, Kaliningrad, Russia
2001 - LOOMING UP, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna
2001 - Body and the East, EXIT ART, New York
2000 - After the wall: Art and Culture in post – Communist Europe, Hamburger Banhof
2000 - Museum, Berlin; Ludvig Museum, Budapest
2000 - WHAT, HOW & FOR WHOM, Moderna galerija, Zagreb
2000 - It could be Obsession, ROTOR/ Association for Contemporary Art, Graz, Austria
2000 - International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen, Germany
1999 - After the Wall: Art and Culture in post – Communist Europe, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
1999 - Translocation New Media/ Art, Generally Fondation, Vienna
1998 - Body and the East, Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana
1998 - Bulgariaavantgarde. Kraftemessen 2, Kunstlerwerkstatt Lothringerstrasse, Munich
1997 - New Radical Practices, XXL Gallery, Sofia

1997 - Sofia Underground, Ntional Place of Culture, Sofia
1997 - Dokumenta X, Kassel, Germany
1997 - Art ex Natio. Made in Bulgaria, 4th Annual Soros Center for the Arts (SCA) Exhibition, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
1997 - Menchenbilder. Foto und Videokunst aus Bulgarien, IFA Gallery, Berlin
1996 - Evidence.The Real Diversity, Sofia Art Gallery
1996 - Bulgarian Glimpse Show, Bulgarian Cultural Center, Moskow
1996 - New Bulgarian Painting, XXL Gallery, Sofia
1995 - 30 Grand Prix, Section 13, Union of Bulgarian Artists Gallery, Sofia
1995 - Project by..., National Gallery for Foreign Art, Sofia
1994 - The Nail, Section 13, Union of Bulgarian Artists Gallery, Sofia
The Concept - Action, National Academy for Fine Arts, Sofia
1993 – Autumn Salon, Union of Bulgarian Artists Gallery, Sofia
1993 –New Names II, Union of Bulgarian Artists Gallery, Sofia


Selected Bibliography

Kotsopoulos, Nikos. Contemporary Art in Eastern Europe, London, Black Dog, 2010
Steiner, Barbara and Yang, Jun. AUTOBIOGRAPHY, London, Thames & Hudson, 2004, 54-57
Chu, Henry. Where cars dangle and patrons flock, Los Angeles Times, November 23, 2004
Paolo, Bianchi. Re:Location Shake, Kunstforum, November-Desember 2004
Andelkovic, Branislava and Dimitrijevic Branislav. CONSUMING MASCULINITY. RASSIM, (cat) 2001
Stefanov, Svilen. Avant-garde and Norm, Sofia, AGATA, 2003
Ina, Blom. After the Wall, Frieze Magazine, January - February 2000
Stefanov, Svilen. After the Wall: Art and Culture in post – Communist Europe, (cat), 1999
Iara, Bubnova. Inventing a People, Flash Art, May- June 1999
Iara, Bubnova. Crowds the post office, Flash Art, March- April 1999
Badovinac, Zdenka. Body and the East (cat), 1998
Christopfer,Philips. Report from Sofia, Art in America, October 1998
Bulgariaavantgarde. Kraftemessen 2. Salon Verlag (cat), 1998
Menchenbilder. Foto und Videokunst aus Bulgarien, (cat), 1997
Boris Kostadinov, RASSIM, Kultura weekly, #25, 21/ 7/ 1996
Evidences. The real Diversity (cat), 1996
Iara Bubnova, The Drug, Kultura weekly, #43, 21/10/ 1995

 

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