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TIME OF PIGGY – TEXT TO THE CATALOGUE – 2016

by Constanze Musterer

Alexei Kostroma analysiert ironisch, kritisch und philosophisch die Analogien von Kreisläufen, wie sie im menschlichen Handeln, in Gesellschaftsstrukturen, der Welt als Ganzes und der Natur in Erscheinung treten. In der Ausstellung Time of Piggy schafft er mit ...

ARTITIOUS – „ALEXEI KOSTROMA: IT’S ALL ABOUT TIME AND NUMBERS“ – 2015

by Gudrun Wurlitzer

Yellow is the color that speaks to Alexei Kostroma. But, of course, this is only one of the aspects that makes Kostroma so unique; eggshells, and feathers are also strong elements threaded through his work. In his ...

TALKING ABOUT ART – „ALEXEI KOSTROMA. ORGANIC IDEOLOGY AND LIGHT“ – 2014

by Victoria Trunova

Visual artist Alexei Kostroma can by no means be accused of being a bore. In his work he explores both the material and theory of art from a range of perspectives. Kostroma left Russia over 10 years ...

SCULPTURE – „ALEXEI KOSTROMA. ORGANIC IDEOLOGY“ – 2000

by Sarah Tanguy

Alexei Kostroma seeks to place his work in an organic, all-encompassing context: “Nature and creative work have a common function of reproduction based on birth and death, self-organization and self-development. Thus creative development, so apparently similar to ...