Dmitri Petrovich PLAVINSKY 1937 —
Дмитро ПЛАВІНСЬКИЙ • Дмитрий Петрович ПЛАВИНСКИЙ
Dmitri Petrovich Plavinsky was born in Moscow in 1937. Studied at 1905 Art College in 1951-1956. Active in Moscow and the US. Belongs to the Nonconformist artists of 1960s-1980s. His work is concerned with the ‘archeology’ of culture and its canonical structures. He depicts multi-layered surfaces and complex textures to emphasize the “verticality” of history and its ambiguity. He has created depictions of music, which demonstrates that he sees it as a manifestation of world harmony. He lives and works in New York.