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Sergei Chepik: an artist in paradise, in ELLE, Russian issue, December 2001, n°69, p.189-193. This article has good illustrations but is completely nonsense and has nothing to do with the reality of Chepik's life and work.


BARKER Godfrey, "Arts", Evening Standard, Monday, 24 January, p. 61. (with a reproduction of Venitian Carnival, 1999)

"Christ and Cross", The Times, 21 April


DURUSSEL Monique, "Le Golgotha du Russe Sergeï Tchepik ", La Liberté, Friday, 16 April, p. 25 (with a reproduction of Golgotha, 1995-1996)

GREMAUD Pierre, "La Croix, cette ombre portée", in "Culture", La Gruyère, Saturday, 17 April, p. 7. (with a reproduction of the etching Golgotha, 1998)

PHILLIPS Ian, "From Russia with ambition", in "Visual Arts", The Independent, Tuesday, 9 March, p. 10. (with a reproduction of Golgotha, 1996)

SITNIKOV Nikita, "Chepik's Golgotha", in "Exhibitions", London Courier, n°97, March-April. (with a photograph of Chepik)


ALBERT Marie-Aude, "The art of Sergei Chepik" (in Russian), in "Exhibitions", Russkaya Mysl, n°4212, 11 March, p. 11. (with reproductions of Chechnya, 1996 and Russian Tale Ivan Durak, 1995)

BARKER Godfrey, "Russian fury unleashed", in "Arts", Evening Standard, Monday, 23 February, p. 48. ( with a detail of Ship of Happiness, 1997)

JAMES Nikita, "Rodina ne shlukha", London Courier, n°75, March-April, p. 11. (with a photograph of Chepik)

TALBOT Linda, "Sergei, hammer of the fickle…", in "Art", Ham and High, Friday, 27 February, p. 28. (with a photograph of Chepik in front of Procession, 1994)


KLIMENTIEVA Viktoria, "Petrushka with sad eyes" (in Russian), Parizhskie Vechera, February. (with reproductions of Procession, 1994, Self-Portrait with Gargoyles, 199 , and The Chimeras of Notre-Dame, 199 )

SAVITSKAYA Katya, "Sergei Chepik, the dramatic painter of Russia" (in Russian), European Herald, January, p.11. (with a reproduction of Procession, 1994, and a photograph of Chepik)

SULLLIVAN Joanne, "Sergei Chepik portrays the Human Condition", Manhattan Arts International, Spring, p.5. (With a reproduction of Nostalgia, 1989-1990)


JAMES Nikita, "Sergei Chepik: the most expensive and enigmatic Russian painter today" (in Russian) , London COURIER, n°36, June, p. 17. (with a photograph of Chepik).

CHEPIK Sergei, "Rudolf Nureyev" (in Russian: recorded interview of Chepik ), London COURIER, n°44, October. (with a reproduction of the Portrait of Nureyev, 1991-1993)


FENEON Gérard, "Ce Génie russe dont la muse est de Metz", Le Républicain Lorrain, Sunday, 27 August. (with a photograph of Sergei and Marie-Aude Albert-Chepik in the Montmartre Studio)

PHILLIPS Ian, "A brush with the French establishment" (interview), in "Last word", The European, 6-12 January, p. 8. (with a photograph of Chepik)


CORBIN Simon, "Sergei Chepik", What's On, 14 December, p. 19. (with reproduction of The Foreign Towns, 1993)

RUSSELL TAYLOR John, "Slav on the Boulevard", in "Visual art", The Times, Wednesday, 14 December. (with a reproduction of Trocadero, 1993)


BARKER Godfrey, "From Russia with - Shock", The Daily Telegraph, Monday, 8 March, p.14. BLUNDALL M John, "Sergei Chepik - Russian painter extraordinary", British Unima, Bulletin n°84, November, p. 12-13.

GORVY Brett, "From Russia with loathing", in "Exhibitions", The Antique Collector, March. (with a reproduction of The First Circle, 1991-1992)

LEES Caroline, "From Iron Curtain to Iron Lady", in "The Culture", The Sunday Times, 7 March, p.18. (with reproduction of Self-Portrait with Petrushka, 1992)

G.-L. D., "L'univers fantastique de Serguei Tchepik", in "Sortir", Courrier des Yvelines, 27 May. (with a reproduction of La Grande Odalisque, 1992)

LUCAS Magali, "Les yeux ouverts", Demeures et Châteaux, Mai. (With a reproduction of the cartoon for The First Circle, 1991)

MARKS Kathy, "Lady Thatcher as seen by an artist she admires", in "News", The Daily Telegraph, Thurday, 3 June, p.8. (with a reproduction of the Portrait of Lady Thatcher, 1993)

PHILLIPS Ian, "From Perestroika to Paris", in "Art", Boulevard, July-August, p.18. (with a reproduction of Troika, 1991 and Portrait of Nureyev, 1991-1993)


BARKER Godfrey, "If contemporary art leads art out of recession…", in "Art sales", The Daily Telegraph, Monday, 13 July, p.14. (with reproduction of The First Circle or The Bath, 1991-1992)


BARKER Godfrey, "God is high and the Tsar is very far", The Daily Telegraph, Monday, 17 June, p.14. (with a reproduction of A Midsummer Night's Dream, 1990)


Anonymous, "Classic of the Decade: The Madhouse, 1988, Sergei Chepik", BMJ, Vol. 301, 3 October, p. 767. (with reproduction of The House of The Dead or Madhouse, 1987)

BARKER Godfrey, "Un unknown Russian genius comes to light", in "Art", The Daily Telegraph, Monday, 8 October, p.14 (With reproductions of Golgotha, 1989, and of a detail from The Station, 1990)

BARKER Godfrey, "Mrs Thatcher yesterday accepted a landscape from Sergei Chepik …", The Daily Telegraph, front page, Friday, 19 October. (With a photograph of Mrs Thatcher and Chepik)

FARSON Daniel, "Satire: Chepik", in "Art", The Sunday Mail, Sunday, 28 October (with a photograph of Chepik)

HARCOURT-WEBSTER Sarah, "Buying Chepik while still cheap?", in "Exhibitions", Antique Trade Gazette, 20 October. (with reproduction of Self-Portrait with Petrushka, 1989)

KRIVOPALOV Anatole, ""Un Unknown Russian Genius"" (in Russian), Izvestija, Moscow, 4 November.

NORMAN Geraldine, "Literary painting opens fresh chapter", in "Contemporary Art Market",


FENEON Gérard, "La génération Gorbatchev: Les confidences d'un Pierrot crucifié", Le Républicain Lorrain, 27 November, p. 3 (with a detail from Self-Portrait in the studio, 1988)