Gleb Amankulov (1988) is an artist born in Minsk and currently based in Vienna. He works with temporary site-specific arrangements using found and borrowed furniture / utensils / objects of interior design. In his practice he reflects upon the economy of art production, distribution of power and notions of identity. He’s also interested in displaying, underlining and challenging formal, contextual and historical aspects of used / found / borrowed objects as well as reflecting the context and space they appear in.
He completed his degree at the Belarusian State Academy of Arts in Minsk and at Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna in sculpture and spatial strategies class by Prof. Monica Bonvicini and Prof. Iman Issa. He participated in various group exhibitions, his works have been shown at Leopold Museum, WAF Galerie, TWQ Wien, Hoast, Periscope Salzburg, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna etc.
He received Academy Prize 2022 and Kunsthalle Prize 2022, shortlisted for Ö1 Talent Grant 2022 and received Startstipendium bildende Kunst 2022 from Federal Ministry Republic of Austria.