Alexander D. Borovsky (born. Jan. 1, 1952, Leningrad) - Russian art historian, curator and head of the Department of Contemporary Art at the State Russian Museum, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation, member of the St. Petersburg branch of the AIS.
Over the years, a columnist for magazines "Sobaka", "Addresses Petersburg", "Vesch.doc," "Farmland", "ArtChronika."
He graduated from the Department of Theory and History of Fine Arts Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture. Ilya Repin.
The State Russian Museum since 1989, in charge of the newest trends, oversees major programs of the Directorate for the representation of contemporary art, including the project "Ludwig Museum in the Russian Museum" - exposition gift Ludwig family - and a series of exhibitions of contemporary Western art. Member of the jury of "Innovation", "Kandinsky Prize", "Award Kuryokhin», «Ars Fennica». Author of more than 400 works on the history of art of XX century, as well as critical essays and articles in the catalogs on contemporary art.