Tanya Pioniker
Born in Moscow in 1994. She began her exhibition activities at the age of 17 — in 2011, becoming the youngest participant in the special "START" project at Winzavod Center for Contemporary art. In 2014 she took part in the parallel program of the European Biennale Manifesta 10 in St. Petersburg.

In 2017, the second personal exhibition "XVII" took place in VLADEY Space. The third solo exhibition "New ABC-book" (Gogol center) and the solo show of etchings "Seven" (JART Gallery) were held in 2021.

She took part in many group shows, including a large-scale exhibition of contemporary art "One Family" as part of the "Cherry Forest" festival (2019).

In 2020, she was shortlisted for the ISCP residence, New York, USA. In 2022 has become a fellow of Weltoffenes Berlin annual program. In 2023 was invited to take part in Schloss Wiepersdorf (Germany) cultural foundation fellowship program.

Participated in various art fairs and auctions. Works make part of numerous private and public collections.


2012−2013 — The Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA Moscow), New artistic strategies course

2011−2015 — Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO University), International Journalism

Solo shows
Berlin ABC. Schloss Wiepersdorf Cultural Foundation. Wiepersdorf, Germany

Seven. JART Gallery. Moscow, Russia
New ABC-book. Gogol Center. Moscow, Russia

XVII. VLADEY Space. Moscow, Russia
Mushroom. Coffin. Crab. Overcoat Gallery. Moscow, Russia

Wordless Confession. START project, Winzavod Contemporary Art Center. Moscow, Russia
VIII International Tashkent Biennale of Contemporary Art. Simple numbers. Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan. Tashkent, Uzbekistan

European Biennale of Contemporary Art Manifesta 10. Parallel program. Generation Start. St. Petersburg, Russia

The 5th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art. Parallel program. I'd rather not be painting. Agency ART.Ru. Moscow, Russia

The 2nd Industrial Ural Biennale. P.S. How it is done. The 2nd Industrial Ural Biennale. Guest project. Ekaterinburg, Russia

IX Krasnoyarsk Museum Biennale of Contemporary Art In Depth. Special project. Choose by Heart. Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Selected group shows
Between the Lines. Textual in visual. Triumph Gallery, Moscow, Russia
Mythogenic Love of Castes in comics. Nakovalnya Gallery, Moscow, Russia

Named by Vasari. Gothic. Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts and NCCA Arsenal. Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Ouroboros. JART Gallery. Moscow, Russia
Invitation to the Voyage. Gallery Victoria. Samara, Russia

Faith in deep crisis. Gallery Victoria. Samara, Russia
GUM-Red-Line. GUM, Red Square. Moscow, Russia

Against everyone. VLADEY Space. Moscow, Russia
Scary Tale. Ground Peschannaya. Moscow, Russia

Monstration. Happy 2017! VLADEY Space. Moscow, Russia
Football-Hockey. Winzavod Contemporary Art Center. Moscow, Russia

Kitties in Manege. New Manege Exhibition Hall. Moscow, Russia

Medicine for grandfather. Exhibition of ICA students. International art fair Art Moscow. Central House of Artist. Moscow, Russia
30 days of expectation. Exhibition of ICA students. ArtPROM festival of modern art. ARTPLAY design centre on Yauza. Moscow, Russia

Reload. Red October gallery. Moscow, Russia
What makes us so special, so attractive? Agency. Art Ru. Moscow, Russia

Exhibition together with Boris Shagin. The A. N. Radishev State Art Museum. Saratov, Russia
Art Fairs

COSMOSCOW International Art Fair. Expocenter. Moscow, Russia
ARTZIP Gallery, Booth A26


COSMOSCOW International art fair. Moscow Gostiny Dvor, Russia

ARTZIP Gallery, booth E14

COSMOSCOW International Art Fair. Moscow Manege. Moscow, Russia
JART Gallery, booth D7
JART.market, booth G9
ARTZIP Gallery, booth G6

COSMOSCOW International art fair. Moscow Gostiny Dvor.
Special Project Common Goal Philosophy. GUM-Red-Line Gallery. Moscow, Russia

COSMOSCOW International art fair. Moscow Gostiny Dvor.
VLADEY Space booth. Moscow, Russia

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