1974 Born in Kemerovo, Siberia, Russia.
1995 Exiled from Russia and granted political asylum in the US, moved to New York City.
2004 Together with Brian Kenny formed SUPERM, a collaborative multimedia art team.
2011 Became a US citizen.
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Interpenetration, La Petite Mort Gallery, Ottawa, Canada (SUPERM).
Lost Boys, La Fresh Gallery, Madrid (traveling exhibition).
Food Chain, envoy enterprises, NYC.
Lost Boys, Galeria Pauza, Krakow, Poland; and Galerie Terre Rouge, Kulturfabrik, Esch, Luxembourg (traveling exhibition).
White Is Dirty When Ugly, envoy enterprises, NYC (SUPERM).
SPUTNIK 3, Galleri S.E, Bergen, Norway (SUPERM + Gio Black Peter).
Slava Mogutin and Justin Beal, Bortolami Gallery, NYC.
But Her Majesty’s Roastbeef Curtains Wouldn’t Open For Him, Blow de la Barra Gallery, London (SUPERM).
Slava Mogutin: Photography and Video, Allmänna Galleriet 925, Stockholm.
Wiggers in Berlin, Galerie Deschler, Berlin (SUPERM).
Белый Негр (Wigger), Regina Gallery, Moscow (SUPERM).
No Love, Rare Gallery, NYC.
Lost Boys, Rare Gallery, NYC.
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Identalterity, The 5th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki Municipal Hall, Greece; curated by Syrago Tsiara and Theodore Markoglou.
Guest List, The Impossible Project Barcelona, Espai Tactel, Valencia, and Mundano, Oporto, Spain; curated by Paco y Manolo (traveling exhibition, catalog).
Androméstico, La Fresh Gallery, Madrid; curated by Guillermo Espinosa.
Qeering Sex, Human Resources, LA; curated by Kathryn Garcia and Sarvia Jasso.
Una Gran Familia, La Fresh Gallery, Madrid.
Your Last Chance, The New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Queens, NY; curated by Billy Miller.
50 Ways To Keep Your Lover, Galleri S.E, Bergen, Norway.
T MINUS 20, Christopher Henry Gallery, NYC; curated by Jason LeBlond and Ves Pitts.
Summer Drunk Tank, City Art Rooms, Auckland, New Zealand; curated by Young Sun Han.
MAD Paperball, Museum of Arts and Design, NYC.
Love For Sale, The New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Queens, NY; curated by Billy Miller.
Lyst (Lust), Overgaden Institute of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen; curated by Tomas Lagermand Lundme and Mathias Kryger.
Don’t Worry It’s Only Money, City Art Rooms, Auckland, New Zealand; curated by Young Sun Han.
Get a Rope, CTRL Gallery, Houston, Texas; curated by Kathy Grayson.
It Ain’t Fair, O.H.W.O.W., The Art Basel Miami satellite group show curated by Tim Barber, Kathy Grayson, Andreas Melas, Dan Nadel, Pablo de la Barra, Nicola Vassell, and Terence Koh.
Ossuary: Works on paper collected by Alex Rose, The Black Mariah, Cork, Ireland.
I Want a Little Sugar In My Bowl, ASS (Asia Song Society), NYC; curated by Anat Ebgi, Terence Koh, and Jenny Schlenzka (catalog).
Homoccult & Other Esoterotica, Collective Unconscious, NYC; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco; curated by Daniel McKernan and Richie Rennt (SUPERM).
The Left Hand of Darkness, The Project, NYC; curated by Sarvia Jasso and Yasmine Dubois.
BodyPoliticX, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; curated by Florian Waldvogel (catalog).
Love Addiction: Practices in Video Art from ’61 to the Present, Galleria Comunale d'Arte Contemporanea, Monfalcone, Italy; curated by Andrea Bruciati (catalog).
The Male Gaze, The powerHouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Nicholas Weist.
The Brotherhood, Neon Parc, Melbourne, and Australian Centre for Photography (ACP), Sydney; curated by Shannon Michael Cane.
No Sleep ’til Brooklyn: A powerHouse Hip Hop Retrospective, The powerHouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Sara Rosen.
Globos Sonda/Trial Balloons, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León (MUSAC), León, Spain; curated by Octavio Zaya, Yuko Hasegawa, and Agustín Pérez Rubio (SUPERM, catalog).
Retro, Angell Gallery, Toronto; curated by Jamie Angell.
With Us Against Reality, or Against Us! Willy Wonka Inc., Oslo, and Galleri S.E, Bergen, Norway; curated by Ida Ekblad and Anders Nordby (catalog).
Log Cabin, Artists Space, NYC; curated by Jeffrey Uslip (SUPERM).
Post-Diaspora: Voyages and Missions, 1st Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow Museum of Modern Art; curated by Olga Kopenkina (catalog).
Phiiliip: Divided by Lightning, Deitch Projects, Brooklyn, NY; curated by John Connelly.
BlackBook: 25 Artists Interpret Fashion, Deitch Projects, NYC; curated by BlackBook Magazine.
Sublime Audacity – The Stroller’s Experience, Galeria Luis Serpa Projectos, Lisbon, and Maus Habitos, Porto, Portugal (catalog).
PREMAculTURE, PS1 School, Hydra Island, Greece; curated by Dimitrios Antonitsis (catalog).
The Collector’s Cabinet, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles; curated by Simon Watson/Scenic.
The Hunt For Your Family, V-1, Copenhagen, Denmark, and Odd Number, Stockholm, Sweden; curated by Loyal Magazine.
Sexy Beasts: An Exploration of Sex and Sexuality in Art from 1964 – Present, Ethan Cohen Fine Art, NYC; curated by Robert Knafo.
Kult 48 Klubhouse, Deitch Projects, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Scott Hug.
Snapshot Now, Angell Gallery, Toronto; curated by Randy Gladman.
Kult 48, FIAC, Paris Expo; curated by Scott Hug.
What About New York? A New New York Scene, Galerie du Jour agnès b., Paris; curated by Scott Hug.
Corporate Profits Vs. Labor Costs, Now Playing, D'Amelio Terras, NYC; curated by John Connelly.
Fox and His Friends: New Millennium Post-Gay Photography (With Fangs), Garfield Artworks, Pittsburgh; curated by Edgar Um Bucholtz.
Angst, Rare Gallery, NYC; curated by Peter Surace.
K48 Teenage Rebel – The Bedroom Show, John Connelly Presents, NYC; curated by Scott Hug
The Armory Photography Show, Javits Center, NYC.
Small Works, Mimi Ferzt Gallery, NYC; curated by Christine Sperber.
The Muses, Leslie-Lohman Gallery, NYC; curated by Reed Massengill.
Other Works, Regina Gallery, Moscow.
3rd Moscow Photo Biennale, Central House of Artists, Moscow; curated by Olga Sviblova (catalog).
SELECTED COLLABORATIONS AND PREFORMANCES
BRUCE(X)PLOITATION (with Bruce LaBruce, Kembra Pfahler, Gio Black Peter, Brian Kenny, and Carter Harrington), The Hole, NYC.
24 Days of Matter Printed, Printed Matter, Inc., NYC; curated by j. morrison.
Vaginal Davis is Speaking From the Diaphragm (with Vaginal Davis), PS 122, NYC.
The Happening of Blind Sculpture (with Gelitin), Greene Naftali Gallery, NYC.
Manpurse IV: Assembly Line, organized by j. morrison (with Scott Hug, Michael Magnan, Dave Ortega, Paul Mpagi Sepuya, Dave Ulrich, and Grant Worth), The NY Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Queens, NY.
Hygiene: A Piece of Instant Theater (with Brian Kenny), directed by Fedor Pavlov-Andreevich, produced by Maria Baibakova, Deitch Projects, NYC.
Shaking Angles (with Andrey Bartenev and Brian Kenny), The National Arts Club, NYC.
assume vivid astro focus VII (with assume vivid astro focus), Deitch Projects, NYC.
Anarchist Wrestling (with Bruce LaBruce), The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA.
The Ladder of Red (with Andrey Bartenev and Christopher Knowles), The Red Night: 9th Annual Watermill Benefit, Robert Wilson's Watermill Center, Southampton, Long Island, NY.
Kabul Olympics (with Sergey Bratkov), Passage Gallery, Moscow.
HELL, envoy enterprises, NYC (SUPERM).