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Author: Yevgeniy Fiks

Yevgeniy Fiks was born in Moscow in 1972 and has lived and worked in New York since 1994. As a "post-Soviet artist," his works build on research into Cold War narratives to explore the dialectic between Communism and "the West," addressing the Red and Lavender Scares during the McCarthy era, Communism in Modern Art, and African, African American, and Jewish diasporas in the Soviet Union. His artists books include Lenin For Your Library? (ante projects), Communist Guide to New York CitySoviet Moscow's Yiddish-Gay Dictionary (Cicada Press), and MONUMENT TO COLD WAR VICTORY (The Cooper Union, 2018). His work has been shown at the Biennale of Sydney, Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, and Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art and has received reviews in The New York Times, ARTFORUM, and other periodicals.

Moscow
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Moscow

Ugly Duckling Presse

Literary Nonfiction. Art. Photography. LGBT Studies. MOSCOW documents gay cruising sites in Soviet Moscow, from the early 1920s to the USSR's dissolution in the early 1990s. Photographed in 2008 in a simple but haunting documentary style, these site...

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Soviet Moscow's Yiddish-Gay Dictionary
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Soviet Moscow's Yiddish-Gay Dictionary

Cicada Press

Literary Nonfiction. Art. LGBTQIA Studies. An artist's edition and trilingual (English/Russian/Yiddish) phrasebook by Yevgeniy Fiks. In this volume, Yevgeniy Fiks attempts to draw connections, at times contradictory and counterintuitive, between two...

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The Wayland Rudd Collection
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The Wayland Rudd Collection

Ugly Duckling Presse

THE WAYLAND RUDD COLLECTION presents artist Yevgeniy Fiks's archive of Soviet media images of Africans and African Americans—from propaganda posters to postage stamps—mainly related to African liberation movements and civil rights struggles. Meditat...

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