1962 Ц Born in Novosibirsk, Russia.
1984 Ц Graduated from Novosibirsk Architectural Institute.
Lives and works in Novosibirsk and Ekaterinburg.Solo Exhibitions:
Premiere "Two against the Russian Mafia" (with A.Shaburov), Guelman-Gallery, Moscow
Venice Biennale. "Death the Venice" (with A.Shaburov)
Absolut Blue Noses (with A.Shaburov). Zoo museum. Moscow
25 Short Performances about Globalization (with A.Shaburov). Toynbee Studios, London
Two against the Russian Mafia (with A.Shaburov). Kirov Museum (St.Petersburg)
The Fate. Guelman Gallery (Moscow).Selected Group Exhibitions:
Davai! The Free Russian Art Now, Postfuhramt (Berlin), MAK (Vienna).
The 4th Cetine Biennale (Montenegro).
Snow-Maiden. The New Art from Russia, Zacheta Gallery (Warsaw).
Moskvos Laikas. Siuolaikinio Meno Centras (Vilnius).
The Contemporary Siber Artists. Guelman Gallery (Moscow).
Communication Between the Arts. The 1st Valencia Biennale (Spain).
Art-Moscow Workshop 2001. 25 Contemporary Russian Artists. Central House of Artists on Krymsky Val (Moscow).
Art-Moscow-2000. The 4th International Fair of Contemporary Art. Central House of Artists on Krymsky Val (Moscow).
The Dynamic Pairs. Art Against Geography. Guelman Gallery. Central Exhibition Hall "Manege" (Moscow). Guelman Gallery (Moscow); State Russian Museum (St. Petersburg).
The Crazy Double. Strategy of Imbecility in the Contemporary Art. Central House of Artists on Krymsky Val (Moscow), Nizhny Novgorod, Ekaterinburg, Samara, Chateau dТOaron (France).
Passion Bearers, or the Pathology of Performance. Zverev Center of Contemporary Art (Moscow).
УArt-ManegeФ International Fair of Contemporary Art. Central Exhibition Hall "Manege" (Moscow).
2 + 1. Artists Spase Gallery. Berlin.
As a group "The Blue Noses" Mizin and Shaburov work only about few years but during this period they realized some extremely successful projects: "Two against Mafia" - in The 4th Cetine Biennale (Montenegro) (2002), Absolut Blue Noses - in "Absolut Generation", Absolut Vodka. 50 Venice Bienniale, Palace Zenobio, Venice (2003), Death in Venice - in 50 Venice Bienniale, "Two against the Russian Mafia" - Guelman Gallery, Moscow, Istaqnbul biennale (2003).
Mizin V. Novosibirsk Zone // Project Russia. 2001, No. 9.
Lozhkin A. Novosibirsk Zone; Skotnikov K. New Ichkeria Ч Novosibirsk Zone of Artistic Separatism // Khudozhestvennyi Zhurnal. 2000, No. 33
Yerofeyev A. The Crazy Double // Khudozhestvennyi Zhurnal. 2000, No. 26-27.
Romer F. Idiots // Art Chronika. 2000, No. 2.
Anashkin S. New Video // Iskusstvo Kino. 2000, No. 7.
Cultural Heroes of the 21st century, or Looking for Cinderella. Moscow: GIF, 1999. Print version