Olga Chernysheva

1962, Moscow


Olga Chernysheva (Moscow, 1962) studied in Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography in Moscow (specialization Animation) and then in the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten in Amsterdam. Apart from animation, Chernycheva’s media include drawing, painting, photography, video and text. She has held solo shows at the State Russian Museum in Saint Petersburg or the Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp. She also represented Russia at the Venice Biennale of 2001, and her works have also displayed in other biennals and events.