Nominated for 1 Oscar.
Another 5 wins & 6 nominations.
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2005: Opened the Baryshnikov Arts Center in support of experimental artists from dance, music, theater, film, design and visual arts.
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I think I got disappointed over the years about New York, about the States. You know, sometimes you go and visit Europe and see good old socialism in its good part! You see public concern about art, and young people's participation and young faces in the audience. Then you arrive in the States and it is $150 to go to an opera. Ridiculous. We have so much young talent on the streets, but because ...
He had a romantic relationship with fellow Soviet defector and prima ballerina assoluta Natasha Makarova
. She was eight years his senior. She ended it because of this fact and when she needed him back as a sympathetic shoulder to cry on, Baryshnikov was already involved with another young ballerina named Gelsey Kirkland