Mikhail Shemyakin is preparing a major exhibition in Moscow

© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina Chesnokovskoe Mikhail Shemyakin. Archival photoMikhail Shemyakin is preparing a major exhibition in Moscow© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina Chesnokova

Artist Mikhail Shemyakin said in an interview with RIA Novosti that he is preparing many new projects for 2018, including a major exhibition in Moscow.

«Tomorrow (Wednesday) opened a small exhibition in St. Petersburg, and is preparing for a very big exhibition in MMOMA (Museum of modern art),» — said Shemyakin.

He explained that at the end of 2018 will show a lot of new works, «including theatrical, but also those which a man who knows the work of Chemiakin, not even guessing.»

«Basically, it’s an abstraction. Since 1957 to this day, I run experiments in the field of abstract painting. In recent years, engaged in the creation of tsvetokorrektsii and other inventions that have not yet appeared on any shows, or in films about me,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

Shemyakin said that the exhibition in Moscow will feature sketches of new projects and show experimental black and white film, developed jointly with Vyacheslav Polunin and Anton Adasinski.

«And then I think you will be there to participate and my friend Anwar Myampquot;, a wonderful actor-MIME. For many people, this will also be an unexpected surprise,» — said Shemyakin.