1960 born in Leningrad

1978-90 worked as photographer at the Leningrad Organisaion of the Union of Artists of the USSR

1990-95 worked as an artist in the Netherlands ; painting (oil on canvas, acrilic on photo-cloth), photographic composition, installations, collages.

1994 grant from SCCA- St.Petersburg; edition of catalogue “PhotoWorks and Collages by Alexander Philipchenko”, edited and prefaced by A. Borovsky

1995 The State Russian Museum acquired four collages and mixed media works

from 1996 has participated in the main exhibitions representing the art life of St.Petersburg

1996 signed a contract with the publishing house Art Unlimited for a cycle of post cards “In Search of Paradise Lost”

grant from SCCA-St.Petersburg to make a series of works “The Image of the City in Temporal Context”

1998 Admitted to The Union of Artists of Russia in 1998

Since 1998 has been carrying out various design projects in Saint-Petersburg



1990 Dionysus Gallery, Rotterdam , The Netherlands

1991 Kunstcentrum Koffie Verkeert, Rotterdam , The Netherlands

World Trade Centre Gallery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

1992 De Regentkamer Gallery, Hague, The Netherlands

1993 Rotta Gallery, Rotterdam , The Netherlands

1994 De Regentkamer Gallery, Hague, The Netherlands

Jota gallery, Hague, The Netherlands

1995 Amsterdam Centrum voor Fotografie, Amsterdam, Netherlands

1997 Gallery of the City of Vorhaut, Netherlands

1997 The Russian State Museum, St.Petersburg, Russia



1996 ”Metaphern des Entrueckseins. Aktuelle Kunst aus St. Petersburg ”, Badischer Kunstverein Kuenstlerhaus, Karlsrue, Germany

“Back To Photography”, Moscow International Forum of Art Initiatives, Moscow, Russia

“Interaction: Chance Vision”, annual SCCA Exhibition, St.Petersburg, Russia

“New Russian Classicism”, Jutempus Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania

“Contemporary Art Department. The First Five Years”, The Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg

1997 “Kabinet”, Stedelijk Museum , Amsterdam , Netherlands

“The Colour Red in Russian Art”, The Russian State Museum, St.Petersburg

“ New Russian Classicism, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

1998 International Month of Photography in Moscow. “Photo Bienialle 98” Manezh Exhibition Hall, Moscow

1999 “Contemporary Russian Photography” pART's Gallery, Minnesota , USA

2005 “Russian Collage. 20 th century, The Russian State Museum, St. Petersburg.



Alexander E. Philipchenko. +7 (960) 230-89-75. alexander.ph.mail@gmail.com