EDWARD BEKKERMAN (b. 1958) received artistic training at the Arts Students League, New York. An extensive one-man show of his work was held at the State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg in 1994. Edward Bekkerman participated in a group exhibition entitled Talent, at the Alan Stone Gallery, NY and traveling exhibition entitled Jesus Christ in Christian Art and Culture

Edward Bekkerman also participated in the following exhibitions:

Solo Exhibitions

2015    Beyond Dreams, Moscow MOMA
2009    Spirits,  Barry Friedman Gallery, New York
2006    Dreams and Prophets, Gallery Edge, St Petersburg, Russia
              Spirits of New York, TAMA Gallery, New York
2004    Dreams, The Abud Family Foundation for the Arts, Princeton, NJ
1999    Fantastische Blumen (Fantastic Flowers), Gallery Lange, Bonn, Germany
1995    Faces, Eastwick Art Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA
1994    Guardians of the Soul, paintings and drawings, State Russian Museum, Marble Palace,
              St. Petersburg, Russia, catalog published

1991    Paintings, Sculptures and Drawings, Prince Art Gallery, New York City, USA

Group Exhibitions

2016   Museo Ruso, Málaga, Spain. Resistance, Tradition and Discovery in Russian Art, Second part of   
             20th Century – Begining of the 21st Century.  

             Manege Museum and Exhibition Unit, Moscow, Russia. From Borovikovsky to Kabakov
             ABA Gallery collection

2014    Finding Freedom in Russian Art, 1961-2014. Selections from the Kolodzei Art Foundation and the                     Collection of Dr. Wayne F. Yakes. Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, Lafayette, Louisiana.
2013    Concerning the Spiritual Tradition in Russian Art. 1961 – 2011. Selections from the
              Kolodzei Art Foundation. The Museum of Russian Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota

2011, 2012, 2013    Exhibition at ABA Gallery, New York
2011    Concerning the Spiritual Tradition in Russian Art. Selections from the Kolodzei Art Foundation.                         Chelsea Art Museum, New York
2010    Guilin Art Museum, Guilin, Guangxi, China
              Exhibition at ACA Gallery, New York
2009     Russian Art, MOMA Moscow, Russia, ABA Gallery, New York City, USA, sponsored by HSBC Bank,
              catalogue published

2008    Balleto Russo, Armonia International Foundation of Arts, Gaeta, Italy, book published
              The Power of Water, State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia, book published
2007    Landscapes, Gallery Burkhard Eikelmann, Dusseldorf, Germany
2006    Dreams, Interart Gallery, New York (two man show)
2005    Collage in the 20th Century, State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
2003    Paintings of Angels, Lincoln Center, New York
2003    Christo, Retretti Art Centre, Punkaharju, Finland
2002    Art & Religion in Russia, Gemeentemuseum, Hague, Netherlands
2000    Jesus Christ in Christian Art and Culture 14th – 20th Centuries, Antico Monastero di Santa Chiara,
             San Marino, Italy, book published

1999    Abschied vom 20. Jahrhundert (Goodbuy to the 20th Century), Ballhaus im Nordpak,
             Dusseldorf, Germany

1996    The Reflex Miniature Museum of Contemporary Art, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1995    Talent, Allan Stone Gallery, New York City, USA


Edward Bekkerman’s work can be found in the permanent collection of the State Russian Museum,
St. Petersburg; Museum of Miniature Art in Amsterdam, Moscow MOMA and in many prominent private
and corporate collections worldwide.