Yury Gudkov is an artist and writer. He lives and works in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. The key aspect of Yury Gudkov’s works is a thorough investigation the essence of the most non-obvious things. His interest in the premises the phenomena and processes can be seen regardless of the objects he works with: photography and appropriated images, video, books or installations.
In his latest essay, Yury Gudkov sets an age-old question about what art can be, what forms and ideas it can maintain, in an attempt to understand causes, effects and solutions of generation gap between artists.