POETKA | POETLETTE
4/11 - 4/12 2016
Total installation in Saint-Petersburg's loft
Produced by Sveta Bekasova
St. Petersburg, Nevsky Avenue, 71, Kostya Kreutz Appartments
24/7. Admission is free; advance registration required
"Game on words in the title of the exhibition connects "paillettes" (or "payetka" in Russian) and "poetry". As for me these are the main sources of inspiration, apart from mythology, Cranach's painting, Byzantine mosaics and trance of 1980-s," - says Sergey Bondarev. As an epigraph for the project POETKA / POETLETTE the artist had chosen the statement of Friedrich Nietzsche: "To
represent terrible and questionable things is in itself an instinct
for power and magnificence in an artist: he does not fear them - There
is no such thing as pessimistic art - Art affirms"