CrocodilePOWER

Peter Goloshchapov (b. 1982) and Oxana Simatova (b. 1979)

Biography

The CrocodilePOWER art group is a duo of artists Peter Goloshchapov and Oxana Simatova. Peter Goloshchapov was born in 1982 in Moscow. In 2005, he graduated from the Moscow State Stroganov Academy of Industrial and Applied Arts. He was a grant winner of the Ministry of Culture of the RF in 2005, 2008 and 2012. Oxana Simatova was born in 1979 in Odintsovo, Moscow Oblast. In 2002, she graduated with honors from the Moscow State Academic Art College of memory of 1905 year and from the Moscow State Stroganov Academy of Industrial and Applied Arts in 2008. She was a grant winner of the Ministry of Culture of the RF in 2000–2002. In 2011, the artists organized the Crocodile POWER art group.

Selected exhibitions: TGHNN CrocodilePOWER/Sandor Szasz Triumph gallery, Moscow (solo); Life in the lonely wood. Mobius gallery, Bucharest, Romania (solo); 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art; Hooray! Sculpture! Manege Central Exhibition Hall, St. Petersburg (2017); The borders of memory. Budapest Art Factory. Budapest, Hungary (solo); The 5th Moscow International Biennale of Young Art. Only unofficial language. Winzavod contemporary art centre. Moscow, Russia (2016); Out of range. Moscow Museum of Modern Art. Moscow, Russia (solo); Hooray! Sculpture! Winzavod contemporary art centre, Moscow (2015); Russian space. Triumph gallery. Moscow, Russia (solo); The 4th Moscow International Biennale of Young Art. Special project. Before & After. Tunnel gallery. Moscow, Russia; XXIIIÈME BIENNALE INTERNATIONALE DE VALLAURIS. ROSSIÏA. Vallauris, France (2014); The other side of things. Elektrozavod gallery. Moscow, Russia; Inner taiga. Triumph gallery. Moscow, Russia (2013, solo); Moscow International Biennale for Young Art Qui vive? Moscow Museum of Modern Art. Moscow, Russia (2008)