Alexey Luka was born in 1983.
2006 graduated from Moscow Architectural Institute.
Lives and works in Moscow.

Personal exhibitions:
2019 «Entrance №5». RuArts Gallery. Moscow.
2015 «Being here». Wunderkammern Gallery, Rome.

Two person exhibitions:
2017 «Dacha season». RuArts Gallery. Moscow. (With Misha Buryj)
2017 «Opened Circle. Zimmerling and Jungfleisch Gallery, Saarbrucken. Germany. (With Swiz)
2014 «The Long Tomorrow». Pechersky Gallery. Moscow. (With Dmitri Aske)
2014 «Late, still life». Enjoyted Galerie. Lyon (With Nelio)
2012 «Side B». Prroject Fabrika. Moscow. (With Natalia Serkova)
2010 «Homework». Mesto Gallery. Moscow. (With Vova Nootk)

Selected Group exhibitions:
2021 RePlasic. Electromuseum. Moscow. Russia.
2020 Timeout. Gamma Gallery. Moscow. Russia.
2020 Nothing box. Basmanny dvor. Moscow. Russia.
2019 Recycle or die. Gum Red Line gallery. Moscow. Russia.
2019 8th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art.  New Tretyakov gallery. Moscow. Russia.
2019 Gravitational collapse. Artservatory. Center of Contemporary Art. Khabarovsk. Russia.
2019 Urban wave. Vrubel Museum. Omsk. Russia.
2019 Direction/Instruction. Paraadigm Gallery. Philadelphia. US.
2019 Five years. Mini Galerie, Amsterdam. Netherlands.
2019 The Wall. Moscow Museum of Modern Art. Moscow. Russia.
2018  Wall Elements II. RuArts Gallery. Moscow. Russia.
2018 ECHOES. Zimmerling and Jungfleisch Gallery, Saarbrucken. Germany.
2018 Reset. Organized by 9B Galley. Hotel Sheraton. Nizhny Novgorod. Russia.
2018 OFFLINE: The main project of 3d Artmossphere Biennale. Winzavod. Moscow. Russia.
2018 Wall Elements 2. Manege Central ExhibitionHall. Saint Petersburg. Russia.
2017 Contemporism. The Old Truman Brewery. London. UK.
2017 The Nature of interaction. National Centre for Contemporary Arts. Sarato. Russia.
2017 Conflict / Obstruction. MISP (Museum of 20th and 21st Century.) Saint Petersburg. Russia.
2017 Artification public art festival. Saint Petersburg. Russia.
2016 Face. Futuro Gallery. Nizhny Novgorod. Russia.
2016 Project 64. VDNKh. Moscow. Russia.
2016 II Artmossphere Street Art Biennale. Manege Central Exhibition Hall. Moscow. Russia.
2016 AltRove Group Show. Altrove Gallery. Catanzaro. Italy.
2016 MB6 Project. 6th Marrakech Biennale. Marrakech. Morocco.
2016 Let me be your hero. GHAYA Gallery. Sidi Bou Said.  Tunisia.
2015 Unforeseen Circumstances. RuArts Gallery, Moscow. Russia.
2014 A Major Minority. 1AMSF Gallery. San Francisco. US.
2014 I Artmossphere Street Art Biennale. ARTPLAY Design Center, Moscow. Russia.
2014 Wall elements. RuArts Gallery. Moscow.
2013 Col.la.ge. Mini Galerie. Amsterdam. Netherlands.
2013 Wider than a Postcard. Breeze block Gallery. Portland. USA.
2013 Synthesis & Integration. Gallery Art.Ru, Moscow. Russia
2013 Famille Recomposee Galerie Open Space. Paris. France.


Alexey Luka has participated in important international projects, like LGZ Festival in Moscow (2013), the Le M.U.R. XIII project in Paris (2014), the Artmosspere Street Art Biennale in Moscow (2016) and the Marrakech Biennale (2016). In 2014 he created an installation commissioned by Pirelli which was shown at the Hangar Bicocca contemporary art space in Milan and presented by the Italian art critic Achille Bonito Oliva.
With a background in architecture studies, Alexey Luka developed a unique and recognizable style, based on the use of abstract geometric shapes and chromatic variations. Perfectly comfortable with different techniques, spray paints, acrylic paints, sculpture, and collage, Alexey Luka has been creating complex compositions in which the colors and geometric lines interact, resulting in a sort of puzzle to decipher. The observer is left, therefore, to reconstruct and consequently interpret the image, starting precisely with the colors that suggest shapes: faces, characters and landscapes alternate in a game of perception that activates our imagination. Through the composition and decomposition of the shapes and the chromatic combinations, with references to constructivism and neo-plasticism, the artist aims to tell a story, to evoke a situation or a vision, in an entirely unusual and original way.
© 2021. Alexey Luka.