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08.02.11 Marina Galperina

Internationally wanted Voina artist Oleg “Theif” Vorotnikov knows how… Watch his YouTube’ed response to serious Russian television network with a belly full of pomp, a blonde wig and some pointed words for the authorities. […]

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07.26.11 Marina Galperina

Despite alleged reports of Voina artist Oleg Vorotnikov being arrested, Yana Sarna tells ANIMAL that the exiled members of Voina “are in touch with Oleg and at the present moment he is safe and still hiding from the police.” […]

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07.25.11 Marina Galperina

Voina’s Oleg Vorotnikov has been reportedly arrested days after the Russian courts confiscated his Banksy-donated bail and issued international arrest warrant for the artist. […]

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07.20.11 Marina Galperina

Since Voina artist Oleg Vorotnikov won’t declare an address and, allegedly, hasn’t been showing up to court, his bail (via Banksy) is being seized by the government. Banksy is now de-facto funding Russian coppers. Oh, the irony. […]

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07.08.11 Marina Galperina

The notorious art crew Voina told us they’re not associated with any political movement, but that doesn’t stop them from helping fellow activist friends who are. […]

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06.30.11 Marina Galperina

Don’t expect the Voina saga to end any time soon. Oleg Vorotnikov and Leonid Nikolayev were recently put on Russia’s “federal wanted list,” Voina’s Alexei Plutser-Sarno tells ANIMAL, but there will be more actions. Read on for details. […]

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06.28.11 Marina Galperina

If you missed our favorite anarchist art collective Voina, here are some recent family pictures. They’re currently focusing on helping fellow artists and their lawyer won the Innovative Justice award. […]

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05.11.11 Marina Galperina

Just in case you oohed and aahed about that recent NYC Dining Car metro art stunt: Voina did it years ago. […]

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04.25.11 Marina Galperina

Anarchist art collective Voina is re-gifting 50,000 rubles ($1,800) of Banksy’s problematically anonymous, donated bail money towards legal fees of Sergey, Daniil and Vitaliy, members of an autonomous anarcho-comunism movement. They are facing a possible seven year imprisonment for vandalizing an STD awareness ad on February 1, by modifying it to warn against Russia’s “political […]

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04.22.11 Marina Galperina

Due to “exiled member” drama, I vowed to focus on anarchist art group Voina’s actual performance actions, but this is just too ironic, Russia! You’re killing me! Behold: a nationalist youth party protesting outside the cultural ministry HQ against the “vulgar” work Dick Captured by FSB! awarded the Innovation Prize… with a picket called Dick […]

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