On April 20 a public talk «Contemporary South Korean Art: Catch Up and Overtake» for the exhibition «Extension.kr» will take place at MCA «Garage». During a public talk with curator Antonio Geusa, Korea specialist Elena Khokhlova and art historian Lee Hyun Suk will discuss the history of contemporary art in South Korea and its distinctive features, and how South Korean artists are addressing the issue of finding a national identity in art. Read more.
Triumph gallery is pleased to announce a website www.cinemaofrepeatfilm.ru dedicated to the exhibition «Cinema of Repeat Film». The exhibition was held at VDNKh as a special project of 6th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art. The website includes articles about the exhibition, virtual tour and a history of the «Kinopanorama» pavilion.
On March 9 at 7 pm a guided tour will be held at Triumph. Yana Smurova, curator of the gallery, will tell about a few generations of Romanian artists, their focus on paintiing and some factors responsible for a high interest towards Romanian art scene.
Admission free. Register.
Recycle Group was nominated for 10th Arte Laguna Prize in the category «Sculpture and Installation». Arte Laguna Prize is an international art award, aimed at enhancing Contemporary Art. The Prize obtained a medal from the President of the Italian Republic. The major collective exhibition which will take place in the historical location of the Arsenale in Venice from 19th March to 3rd April 2016. The prestigious venue in the lagoon city will host the exhibition of 30 works of painting, 30 sculptures and installations, 30 works of photographic art, 10 videos, 10 land art projects, 5 performances which will be performed live during the exhibition's opening ceremony. The winners of the prize will be announced on March 19.
We are delighted to announce that Feast of Trimalchio by AES+F will be exhibited at Palazzo Reale Milano as a part of the group show from Fine Arts Belgium titled «2050. A Brief History of the Future». The opening is on March 23rd.
Garage Museum of Contemporary Art and Triumph Gallery are proud to present the public program for EXTENSION, a series of international exhibitions exploring contemporary art scenes in different countries. The exhibition project opens with Extension.ro, exploring contemporary art in Romania. The public program will include a series of curators’ talks devoted to the key trends and figures in Romanian contemporary art, and will take place at Garage Museum of Contemporary Art. Read more.
On the January 20th a one-day event «Premium Class Triumph 2016» of the artist Aleksey Taruts was held in the «Triumph» gallery. The project examines the authoritarianism of the creative industries and the problems of the creation of experience concerned with the consumption of the events as symbolical units of the cultural exchange. The visitors were offered to share their impressions of the event.
MMOMA, the «Triumph» gallery and #такиежедети have held a meeting with the artists Maria Safronova, Anton Kuznetsov, Vladimir Potapov, Antonina Baever, Ustina Yakovleva and Leila Gimadeeva in the framework of the exhibition’s closing. Artists, members of the cooperative program of the museum and gallery, have come to take part in the experimental project the meaning of which is to create using a game format of children’s event a dialog between people from different cultures and societies. The meeting was not supposed to be a drawing lesson. It was more of a discussion of the themes concerned with the art and techniques that can be used to convey the idea.