Video Artist: Ilya Gaponov
Country: Year: Duration: 4 min 45 sec


Film displays spiritual sufferings and searches of true in a totalitarian mode of post-war Russia. The person seen the sea of death, cannot go through it in absence of the God. Three conditional parts serve as analogue of bible history of sufferings, crucifixions and revivals of the Christ.

Ilya Gaponov

Born in 1981, Kemerovo, live and work in St.Petersburg.

2007 - Graduated from the Academy of Art and Design, St Petersburg

2003 - 2005 Petersburg fund of culture and arts “Institute PRO ARTE”,

The program «New technologies in the modern art»

2004 National schools of fine arts, Paris (workshop Vincent BARRE, Ecole Nationale Superieure des BEAUX ARTS, Paris) 2006 he had been realized project of Contemporary art Bienale in Kemerovo.