ZIP Group was created in 2009 in Krasnodar, Russia, by artists: Eldar Ganeev (b.
1977), Evgeny Rimkevich (b. 1987), Stepan Subbotin (b. 1987) and Vasily Subbotin (b.
1991) – founders of the Krasnodar Institute of Contemporary Art (KICA). Selected group
exhibitions: Balagan (Max Liebrmann Haus, Berlin, Germany, 2015), Russian
Performance: A Cartography of Its History (Garage Museum of Contemporary Art,
Moscow, 2014), Museum of Contemporary Art. Department of Labor and Employment
(State Tretyakov gallery, Moscow, 2013), Unfinished Analysis (MMOMA, Moscow,
2012). Selected solo exhibitions: ZIP Group. ZIP Workers’ Club Station (MMOMA,
Moscow, 2017), Black Market Environment (XL Gallery, Moscow, 2016), Flags Washing
Machine (Kurant Gallery, Tromsø, Norway, 2013). In 2013 were awarded the Innovation
Prize in the Regional project of contemporary art category.