BAYASKHALANOV Art knives & jewelry
ADD: No. 134-136, Naberezhnaya Obvodnogo kanala, Building 260, Room 8N,
St. Petersburg, Russia, 190020
Tel .: 007 (911) 835-76-97 email: info@zhigzhit.com website: http://zhigzhit.com

1. Personal details

Bayaskhalanov Zhigzhit, (b. 1985, Russian Federation)
Member of the Union of Russian Artists
http://zhigzhit.com info@zhigzhit.com tel.: +7 (911) 835 7697

2. Education

Professional college IHIM №24, Master of creation of metal artworks, 2003

3. Exhibitions

2017 Group exhibition, Coutellia, Jo Cognet-ZI du Breuil expo center, Thiers
2016 Group exhibition, Style. Image. Harmony. Modern Russian Armourers, State
Hermitage Museum, St.Petersburg
2015 Solo exhibition, Forward to the Origins, Irkutsk Regional Local Lore Museum,
Irkutsk; National Museum of Republic of Buryatia, Ulan-Ude; Zabaikalsky Regional Museum
of Local Lore, Chita; State Institution of Culture Aga Theater Dalitė, Aginskoye
2015 Group exhibition, All-Russian Arsenal Arms Exhibition, Blade. Traditions and
Harmony, Moscow Government Building, Moscow
2015 Group exhibition, All-Russian Exhibition Blades of Russia, The Moscow Kremlin
State Historical and Cultural Museum, Assumption Belfry of the Moscow Kremlin, Moscow
2014 Group exhibition, Moscow International Exhibition Arms & Hunting, Exhibition
centre “Gostiny Dvor”, Moscow
2012 Group exhibition, X International All-Buryat Festival Altargana-2012, Aginskoye

4. Bibliography

1. Catalog of the exhibition in the State Hermitage: “Style. Image. Harmony. Modern Russian
2. The symbol of Glory, Valor and Honor. Author’s art collector’s weapon.-album.-SPb,
2009.-p. 248, Ill.
3. Blades of Russia. Modern art cold steel / Federal State Cultural Institution “The Moscow
Kremlin State Historical and Cultural Museum”, 2008.-p.32, Ill.
4. Art heritage of Aga.-Photoalbum.-Krasnoyarsk:Publishing House “Platinum”, 2008.–p.150.
5. Budajapova M. Art of the artistic crafts of the Aginsk Buryats //.- Committee for Culture of
the Administration of the ABAO. Center of Folk Art, 2004
6. Bazarova O. Beligtei hubuudai negen // Tolon.-2007.-№3 (835) .- C16
7. “Golden Hands” of Zhigzhit Bayaskhalanov // Aginskaya pravda.-2004 (June 127)
Periodical magazine “The Magic of this Safari”, No. 1/2017.

5. Collections

Works held in private collections in Russia and abroad.

6. Awards and Grants

2008 All-Russian Exhibition Blades of Russia, The Moscow Kremlin award
2012 X International All-Buryat Festival “Altargana-2012″, Grand Prix “Silver Swan” award
2013 All-Russian Arsenal Arms Exhibition. “Medium-Highly Artistic Weapons” award
2014 XIV exhibition “Arsenal” laureate
2015 XXXI International Exhibition “Blade. Traditions and Modernity “, “Unique
Composition ” award.

7. Radio / Television

Dashidorjo Bolotov, “The State Hermitage about the works of the Buryat master craftsman:
“Brilliant works of art”, Interview, Arigus TV, St. Petersburg, June 21, 2016,


Sarjana Murdygeeva, “The winners of “Altargana-2016″ will receive awards from Buryat
jeweler Zhigzhit Bayaskhalanov”, Arigus TV, Ulan-Ude, June 28, 2016


Krutye parni, “Knife master Bayaskhalanov”, Personal Interview, Radio Mediametrics, St.
Petersburg, January 29, 2016, http://radio.mediametrics.ru/krutie_parni/1186/
Solo exhibition of jeweler-gunsmith opened in Irkutsk, Vesti, Irkutsk, June 26, 2015


Solo exhibition interview in Chita: “Steel beauty”, ZabTV, Chita, May 27, 2015

8. Online Periodicals