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Maxim Spivakov is an artist and designer.

Recent exhibitions include: >10, various venues, Moscow, 2013; The False Calculations Presidium, Museum of Enterprise, Philanthropy, and Patronage, Moscow, 2012; Responsible for the Edition, Visual Culture Research Center, Kyiv, 2012; III Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, various venues, Moscow, 2012; The Way of Enthusiasts, Casa dei Tre Oci, 13th Architecture Biennale, Venice, 2012. As head of his studio textandpictures, Spivakov works with publishing houses and art institutions internationally; previous collaborations have included: BAK, basis voor actuele kunst, Utrecht; Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow; Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin; and argobooks, Berlin. In addition to his work as a designer, he has also participated in various architecture projects, most recently for the Temporary Pavilion of the Garage Centre for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, 2012. Spivakov lives and works in Moscow.