Lifshits Alexander

Moscow, Russia

11.02.1962

Cartoonist, illustrator, painter, philologist

Was born on February 11, 1962 in Moscow.
In 1980 graduated from the MAKSH (painter),
In 1989 – the Moscow Art Theater School (artist-technologist of the stage),
In 1999 – RGGU (philologist),
In 2006 defended his thesis in postgraduate study at the RSUH (Candidate of Philology).

Worked as a props decorator, sometimes giving private lessons of painting and drawing. Also draw cartoons.
In 2006-2008 he collaborated with the magazine “Crocodile”.
As an illustrator, he worked with “Zebra E” publishing house, “Our School” editorial and publishing group, “Funny Pictures” and “Cyber ​​Kid” magazines.
From 2001 to the present is one of the regular illustrators of the children’s literary magazine “Kukumber”.
Took part in several Moscow caricature exhibitions.

The graphic artist, a member of the book graphics section of the Ministry of Agriculture, the applied graphics section of TSHR and the guild of cartoonists of the Media Union. Philologist, author of a number of scientific publications.

Main exhibitions:
1986 Participation in the “Spring Exhibition of Moscow Artists” (MDH)
1988 Participation in an exhibition at the Art Act Gallery (Tokyo)
1996 personal exhibition in Yakut Gallery (Moscow)
1996 Participation in the Zone exhibition (Tretyakov Gallery: Krymsky Val, 10. Organizers: Yakut Gallery, S. T. Dupont company). 2nd Sketch Lighter Award for S.T. Dupont
1997 personal exhibition in “Beit-Hillel” (Moscow)
1998 Participation in the exhibition “250 thousand miles” (Moscow, Manege. Organizers: Yakut Gallery, Villeroy & Boch company)
1999 Participation in an exhibition at the RSUH (Conference “On the Limits of Culture”, curator – Irina Romanova)
2000–2003 Participation in the annual exhibitions of the Applied Graphics Section of the TSHR (Hall of the TSHR, Moscow, Gogol Boulevard, 10)
2003 Participation in the VIII Moscow International Forum of Art Initiatives (Moscow, New Manege, chief curator – Georgy Nikich)
2004 personal exhibition in the gallery “Tanin” (Moscow)
2004–2006 Participation in the IX, X and XI Moscow International Forums of Art Initiatives (Moscow, New Manege, chief curator – Georgy Nikich)
2007 Participation in the exhibition “Artist and Book 007” (MDH)
2007 Participation in the April 1 exhibition “Carikat-Hurray!” (Moscow, Exhibition Hall “Tushino”)
2008 participation in the anniversary (30th) April Fools caricature exhibition (exhibition hall of the Ministry of Agriculture, Starosadsky lane, 5)
2009 participation in the exhibition “Artist and Book 009” (MDH)
2009 Participation in the exhibition “Artists of the children’s magazine “Kukumber” (Moscow, TsGDB named after AP Gaidar: exhibition hall“ Vernissage in Ruzheinny ”)
2009 participation in the exhibition of the Moscow cartoonists’ guild “Falling foliage is not yet a reason for sadness. Smile! ”(Moscow, hall “Bogorodskoe”)

BEC 2011


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