Igor Dremin: Valentin Vorobёva Gallery A3
Since the mid-1960s to the mid-1970s Vorobiev was one of the most active representatives of the artistic underground in the Soviet Union and a party to the illegal market. By the way, it Vorobiev invention belongs to many hated the term «dip art» - a slang term for contemporary art of the time, which were the main buyers of foreign diprabotniki and correspondents.
Since the beginning of the 1960s Vorobiev has repeatedly participated in the informal resonance or inadvertently allowed exhibitions. One of the brightest episodes of his biography of the artist considers the organization in 1961. The exhibition in Tarusa formalists - soon with the scandal closed. But the peak of his opposition was, of course, participate in the «Bulldozer Exhibition» in 1974. With Rabin, Nemukhin, Komar and Melamid, Masterkova and others. With the exhibition in a vacant lot in Belyaevo preserved even black and white photos with Vorobyevsky picturesque «star», damaged during the «improvement works».
A year later, in 1975, Valentin Vorobyov emigrated to France. The exchange of information is gradually stopped, the artist disappeared in the Parisian life, and a few years later was almost forgotten in Russia. As is often the case.
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