Biography of the painter.
Sergei Andreev was born on 16/01/1970 in Orenburg.
In 1985 he finished high school.
During the school years he discovered his talent for painting, but he opted for a sporty direction and was Orenburgse champion in skiing.
In 1988 he finished his training in physical education.
During his studies he offered aid as a volunteer for posters and billboards to illustrate cultural meetings.
After graduating he was drafted into the army to serve his country.
But barely six months later he was sent home due to his medical condition.
In the 90s he worked as a teacher of physics for a class of mentally handicapped children.
In 1994 he developed his painting skills and starts using it again in 1997 when he participated in a group (of young artists) with erotic themes-christian-surrealism. Russian critics have been appointed as new primitive style / kitsch.
1999: Exhibition of History Museum in Orenburg. The exhibition was closed by the police that the erotic and political theme censored.
1999: Induvidual exhibition in the common homeplace of Orenburg. Again, his paintings were censored, parts of it were covered for the public.
1999: Sergei Andreev gets his membership card of Russian painter association of Russian painters. This is important to be recognized.
In 2000 he came to Belgium.
In 2005 he graduated in direction "Design and illustration drawing" in the CVO Ghent.
In 2007 he finished the Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent.
2000: Exhibition at the Catholics in Torhout.
2001: Exhibition in "Youth club Incubator" to Eernegem.
2003: Exhibition at the "Tower of Babel", Bargiekaai, Ghent.
2004: Exhibition boxing club the "Golden Gloves". Ghent.
2005: Exhibition "copulations", Ghent-Dampoort.
2005: Group exhibition Art in the Eernegem GILDHOF
2006: Group exhibition "Round the Village" Art Platform to Ichtegem 62a. Laureate become.
2006: World Cup 2006 Installitie hairdresser in "Don & Donna," Gent.
2006: personal exhibition Mariakerke vzv fist.
2006: Art in Burgstraaat (Advantage Kinderkankerfonds), Gent.
2007: "Intra-Muros" Exposizione collectives canale dell'Arte Ilatalia Rosa.
2007: "The Paint Spot" at Drongengoed Farm to Ursel.
2007: Co Drongengoed Art Farm in Ursel.
2007: Art project. "Phoenix". Harelbeke.
2007: Exhibition of Cultural Evergem.
2008: Exhibition Gallery The Nieuwe Vaart, Ghent
2008: Kultour08.Kunsttentoonstelling, Lebbeke
2008: Exhibition at Gallery Brasserie 'Bloomberg', Ghent.
2008: "Talens Palette 2008", "WAK" Evergem.
2008. Summer mood management ". Knesselare.
2008: "Staff Exhibition" Gallery "Coulter", Ghent.
2009: "Experimeter". Art in Dialogue. The Abbey Drongen.
2009: Exhibition The Ey an independent art center Belsele (Sint-Niklaas).
2009: Group Exhibition Cultural House "Family Club" - Eeklo.
2009: Group exhibition "ZebrArt 09 '- t'Arsenal - Mechelen.
2009: Arts Centre Vooruit - "Integration Day" Ghent.
2010: The cultural and scientific center of Russia in Brussels. "The first exhibition of Russian-speaking painters Belgium"
2010: Group exhibition "Ad Maiorem dei et patriae gloriam" Iron Tower, Diksmuide.
2010: Retrospective exhibition "5 years The New Vaart", Gent