The CrocodilePOWER art group is a duo of artists Peter Goloshchapov and Oxana Simatova. Peter Goloshchapov was born in 1982 in Moscow. In 2005, he graduated from the Moscow State Stroganov Academy of Industrial and Applied Arts. He was a grant winner of the Ministry of Culture of the RF in 2005, 2008 and 2012. Oxana Simatova was born in 1979 in Odintsovo, Moscow Oblast. In 2002, she graduated with honors from the Moscow State Academic Art College and from the Moscow State Stroganov Academy of Industrial and Applied Arts in 2008. She was a grant winner of the Ministry of Culture of the RF in 2000–2002. In 2011, the artists organized the Crocodile POWER art group.
Mobius Gallery is pleased to announce the vernissage of "Life in the Lonely Wood", the first exhibition in Romania of CrocodilePOWER, one of the strongest creative duo of the Russian contemporary art scene. » Read More
Life in the Lonely Wood, the first exhibition in Romania of CrocodilePOWER, is on display at Mobius Gallery, from June 15th to July 31st. CrocodilePOWER, founded in 2011, is the artistic statement of Peter Goloschapov, born in Moscow in 1982, and Oxana Simatova, born in 1979 in Odintsova. Both educated in Moscow, Peter Goloschapov at Stroganov State Industrial Art University, and Oxana Simatova at Art College of Memory of 1905. Both of them receivers of distinctions from The Culture Minister of Rusia, Oxana Simatova in 2000 and 2002; Peter Goloschapov in 2005, 2008, 2012. In 2012, CrocodilePOWER receives the Henkel Prize. Presence at the 4th edition of the International Biennale for Young Artists, Moscow, Russia, 2014; at the 23rd International Vallauris Biennale, France, 2014; and a really important solo exhibition – “Out of Range”, at Modern Art Museum, 2015. » Read More