Alina & Jeff Bliumis
(born 1972 & 1958)
Alina & Jeff Bliumis is active/lives in New York / Soviet Union (former). Alina Jeff Bliumis is known for collaborative artist.
Biography Alina & Jeff Bliumis
Alina and Jeff Bliumis, both originally from the former Soviet Union, now live and work in New York, crafting multidisciplinary artworks which grapple with themes of immigration, assimilation and alienation in an increasingly globalised world.
Their own past experiences greatly inform their practice: ‘Having grown up in the socialist reality of the former Soviet Union, during Cold War, and then later living for a long period of time in the United States, both of us experienced what it was like to be “the other” from both sides of the spectrum,’ the duo have stated. ‘Since we are now American citizens, we consider ourselves American artists. Yet because of our background, we are constantly comparing social, political and cultural
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