Ilya and Emilia Kabakov

Ilya and Emilia Kabakov


The Flying #1

Wool and Linen Carpet, Edition of 38  #38/38,


Inches: 78.75 x 112

Centimeters: 200 x 285



Ilya Kabakov (1933 - ) and Emilia Kabakov (1945 - ): Husband and wife Ilya and Emilia Kabokov have an international reputation for creating deeply evocative works that reflect on the socioeconomics of the late Soviet Union. Thus, they have become Russia's best - and- best known artists. The pair's practice together has continually explored how people relate to oppression, isolation, another forms of adversity  Their works are held in collections worldwide. The pair are based in Long Island, New York.


  • The Utopian Projects: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington D.C. (now - March 4, 2018). Studio models, outdoor installations, and iconic works including The Man Who Flew Into Space From His Apartment, and The Ship of Tolerance, a sixty-foot wooden sailboat that has sailed around the world. 
  • Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: Not Everyone Will be Taken Into the Future: Tate Modern in London, England (October 18, 2017 - January 28, 2018).  Three rarely exhibited "total" installations presented together for the first time.