Leonid Tskhe was born in 1983 in Leningrad Oblast. He graduated from the Secondary Art School under the Academy of Arts, where he met future co-founders of Sever-7 art group Alexander Tsikarishvili and Nestor Engelke. He attended Tavricheskaya Art School, Andrey Pakhomov workshop, majoring in graphics till 2005. After graduation, he worked at Detskaya Literatura publishing house. In 2013, he became a member of the Sever-7 art group. Among many others, the group launched the ‘Tower’ exhibition (the parallel program of Manifesta 10), the project ‘Lost & Found’ (2019) at M HKA (Antwerpen), ‘SADPP-7’ (2018) at OVCHARENKO. His first solo exhibition took place in 2017 and was followed by others: ‘Stagings’ (2018) at Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art, ‘The Boy and the Clew’ (2019) at OVCHARENKO.


Gallery progects

Solo exhibitions


The Boy and the Clew. OVCHARENKO. Moscow, Russia.

Plays. Name Gallery. Saint Petersburg, Russia.



Stagings. Moscow Museum of Modern Art. Moscow, Russia.



One’s Own Dasha. Name Gallery. Saint Petersburg, Russia.


Group shows:


Bird concert. Tsaritsyno Museum. Moscow, Russia.

Luxury. The Foundation of Vladimir Smirnov and Constantin Sorokin. Moscow, Russia.

MorMir. Kunsthalle Nummer Sieben. Saint Petersburg, Russia.



Lost & Found North-7 Expedition. M HKA. Antwerp, Belgium.

Cosmorama XVIII. Museum of Moscow. Moscow, Russia.

Plays. Name Gallery. Saint Petersburg, Russia.



SADPP-7. OVCHARENKO. Moscow, Russia.

Drawing Lesson. Name Gallery, Saint Petersburg, Russia.


The Phantom Knight. Tsaritsyno Museum. Moscow, Russia.

The Seventh Part of the World. Name Gallery. Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Neopetersburg. The graphics. The State Museum by M.V. Nesterov. Ufa, Russia.



Form as a Story. Freud’s Dream Museum. Saint Petersburg, Russia.

New Space. The Center for Urban Culture The Truth. Moscow, Russia.

Neopetersburg. Art4 Museum. Moscow, Russia. 

Contemporary Drawing. PERMM. Perm, Russia. 



Neopetersburg. Name Gallery. Saint Petersburg, Russia. 

Painting after Painting. The Arts Academy. Saint Petersburg, Russia. 

Complex Issues. Diaghilev Museum of Contemporary Art. Saint Petersburg, Russia.

No time. Special project of the 6th Moscow Biennial. Center for Contemporary Art Winzavod. Moscow, Russia.

Star City. Pro Arte Foundation for Culture and Arts. Saint Petersburg, Russia.



Places. III International Art-Prospect. Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Tower. Parallel programm of Manifesta 10. Research Base North-7. Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Last Discoveries. Center of Contemporary Art Sokol. Moscow, Russia.



Levopisanie. Research Base North-7. Saint Petersburg, Russia.  

Curatorial Projects:


Common Place. Peresvetov Gallery. Moscow, Russia.

Common Place. Name Gallery / Saint Petersburg International Cultural Forum Saint Petersburg, Russia.   


Art Fairs:

DA!Moscow. Moscow, Russia, 2019.

COSMOSCOW. Moscow, Russia, 2017

Seventh Independent Fair of Contemporary Art. Saint Petersburg, Russia, 2017.

COSMOSCOW. Moscow, Russia, 2016   



2016 – Innovation Award (short-list)   


Public Collections:

The State Russian Museum. Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Moscow Museum of Modern Art. Moscow, Russia.

BREUS Foundation. Moscow, Russia.

Museum of Contemporary Art ART4. Moscow, Russia.