Dmitri Prigov

1940–2007

Dmitri Prigov, ‘Malevich’ c.2004
Malevich c.2004
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Biography

Dmitri Aleksandrovich Prigov (Russian: Дми́трий Алекса́ндрович При́гов, 5 November 1940 in Moscow – 16 July 2007 in Moscow) was a Russian writer and artist. Prigov was a dissident during the era of the Soviet Union and was briefly sent to a psychiatric hospital in 1986.

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