b. 1993, Stockholm, Sweden

Lives and works in London, England

Resident curator and life drawing teacher at Bones & Pearl Gallery 

Founder and Director of BAD ART 

 

Education and Qualifications

Slade School of Fine Art, London

MFA Fine Art Painting (2019-2021)

 

University of Brighton,  (2012-2015)

BA (Hons) Fine Art Painting

First Class Honours

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019     Bad Art Presents...Fandom, Bones & Pearl, London

2018     8LINK, High Cross Center, London

2018     Survival Condo, Ever Gold (Projects), San Francisco 

2018     23645721, Ovada Gallery, Oxford

2018     Boy’s Club Secret Open House, London

2018     Bad Art Festival, Bones & Pearl, London

2018     Bad Art Presents... 28 Days Later, VOODOO55, Berlin

2018     Through the Looking Glass, Mercer Chance, London  

2018     Intent Pt2, BSMT Space Gallery, London

2018     Bad Art Presents... Touch Me Baby Pt2', Bones & Pearl Studios, London

2017     Salon, Candid Gallery, London

2017     Bad Art Presents... Let Them Eat Fake, Bones & Pearl Studios, London

2017     Alumni Exhibtion, Fine Arts College, London, 

2016     Second Bedroom Presents Sears, Sears, Houston, Texas

2016     Daylight Savings, The Brandon, Houston, Texas

2016     Bad Art Presents... Touch Me Baby, Bones & Pearl Studios, London

2016     Bad Art 2:2 Bad, Stour Space, London

2016     Magical Offspring, Geddes Gallery, London

2016     Bad Art, Bones & Pearl Studios, London

2016     Graduate Art & Design Exhibtion, Candid Art Gallery, London

2015     Star Wars, Bones & Pearl Studios,  London

2015     Islington Contemporary Art & Design Fair, Candid Art Gallery, London

2015     Les Noodles Super, A-side B-side Gallery, London

2015     Made It, Fine Art Painting Graduate Show, Brighton University, Brighton

2014     Parade, Grand Parade Brighton University, Brighton

2014     Ohne Titel, Projektraum Wedding, Berlin

2014     Mine Sweeper Collective, The Birds Nest, London

2013     Argos, New Palace Pier, Brighton

 

Curatorial Projects

2019     'Bad Art Presents...Fandom', Bones & Pearl Studios, London

2018     'Suitman Jungle X Bad Art Music Video', Bones & Pearl Studios, London

2018     'Living Room', Five Bells Gallery, London

2018     'Bad Art Presents...28 Days Later, VOODOO55, Berlin

2018     'Bad Art Festival', Bones & Pearl Studios, London

2018     'Bad Art Presents... Touch Me Baby Pt2', Bones & Pearl Studios, London

2017     'Bad Art Presents... Let Them Eat Fake', Bones & Pearl Studios, London

2017     'Forma', Forty Seven LDN, London

2016     'Bad Art Presents ... Touch Me Baby', Bones & Pearl Studios, London

2016     'Bad Art 2:2 Bad', Stour Space, London 

2016     'Magical Offspring', Geddes Gallery, London

2016     'Bad Art', Bones & Pearl Studios, London

2015     'Animate', A-side B-side Gallery, London

2015     'Genghar & Friends', A-side B-side Gallery, London

2015     'Les Noodles Super', A-side B-side Gallery, London

2015     'Made It', Fine Art Painting Graduate Show, Brighton University, Brighton

2013     'Argos', New Palace Pier, Brighton

 

Residencies & Awards

Bad Art, Resident Director, La Dolce, Berlin, July 2018

Here, Artist Residency, Stöðvarfjörður, Iceland, September 2017

Resident Curator at Bones & Pearl Studios, 2016 - 2019

Teaches Life Drawing Classes, Bones & Pearl Studios, 2017 - Present

Guest Speaker, Fine Arts College, 2017

Shortlisted for Pastel Society Annual Exhibtion 2017

Here, Artist Residency, Stöðvarfjörður, Iceland, September 2016

Gallery Assistant, A-side B-side, London, 2015-2016

 

Completed Commissions

2015     Katya Serebrennikova, Hotel Ukraina, Cityscape

2015     Harry Mac, Building Site, Portrait

 

Press & Interviews 

Curated by Girls, "Anna Choutova"

Kink.com, "Feelings are Hard, Making Art Isn’t"

The Quietus, "Artist Run: The Bad Art of Anna Choutova"

The Creators Project at Vice Magazine, "An Eerie Exhibition in London Serves Up a Smorgasbord of Fake Food"

The Creators Project at Vice Magazine, "Isn't All Art Created Equal?"

Notion Magazine, "ART GETS EVEN WORSE WITH ‘BAD ART 2: 2 BAD"

Dazed and Confused Digital, "Is There Such a Thing as Bad Art?"

Notion Magazine, "Bad Art"

Blame Your Parents Zine, 2018

A5 Portfolio, Issue 6, September 2017

I Heart Magazine (London), Issue 23, January 2016

Fresh Paint Magazine, Issue 10, December 2015 

 

Works held in private collections in France, Russia, and the United Kingdom