Sergey Kuskov

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Sergey Ivanovich Kuskov
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Born (1957-06-06)6 June 1957
Moscow, Soviet Union USSR
Died 22 June 2008(2008-06-22)
Krasnodar, Russia Russia
Occupation curator, editor
Education Moscow State University
Relatives

Father: Ivan Kuskov (ru), renowned Russian pictorialist

Grandfather: Alexander Chizhevsky, biophysicist

Sergey Ivanovich Kuskov (June 6, 1957 in Moscow, USSR – June 22, 2008 in Krasnodar, Russia) was a renowned Russian curator.

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Kuskoy was born on June 6, 1957 in Moscow to Ivan Kuskov (ru) and Irina, daughter of Russian scientist Alexander Chizhevsky. In 1980, he graduated from the Department of History at Moscow State University, with a major in History and Art Theory. In 1989 has defended his Ph.D. in Art Studies. After that he worked in Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow[1] and curated a large number of exhibitions. Beyond curating exhibits, he was a well known art critic and authored articles about many artists, including Rasikh Akhmetvaliev, Anatoly Zverev, Dmitry Krasnopevtsev, Lena Hades, Nina Valetova, and Vladimir Yakovlev (ru). He died on June 22, 2008 in Krasnodar.

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