On the 11th of December Kandinsky Prize ceremony was held. Participant of «Great Expectations» project, Albert Soldatov, won prize in the nomination of «Young Artist» for the work «Baltus». The work is going to be presented at the final exhibition of the project.
Photographer Max Sher has been exploring the contemporary post-Soviet inhabited landscape since a few years now. He is focusing on the vernacular and most mundane elements of post-Soviet cities that undergo a transition from a Communist Utopia to some homebrew version of Capitalism, shifting the ‘optics’ from the sublime and dramatic to the everyday. Since 5th of December part of this series will be presented on solo show by Sher at Moscow Museum of Architecture.
The exhibition «Post Pop: East Meets West» brings together works by 110 artists from China, the Former Soviet Union, Taiwan, the UK and the USA. The exhibition examines why of all the twentieth century's art movements, Pop Art has had such a powerful influence over artists from world regions that have had very different and sometimes opposing ideologies.
Dmitry Gutov will take part in the exhibition Really Useful Knowledge at Museo Reina Sofía in Madrid, which endeavours to position the notion of critical pedagogy as a crucial element in collective struggles, and explore the tension between individual and social emancipation through education.
Photo album by Andrey Gordasevich, which was publish on the occasion of the «Crossings» exhibition at the gallery, won 2nd prize at Moscow International Photo Awards.
Moscow Museum of Modern Art with the support of Triumph gallery presents Pavel Otdelnov’s «Internal Degunino» project. The exhibition is a result of psycho geographical researches of West Degunino, one of Moscow districts, where industrial zones make up almost two-thirds of the territory. Solo exhibition by Otdelnov will be held at Triumph gallery next Spring.
Triumph Gallery, within the framework of the Viennafair, will be presenting works by AES+F, Evgeny Granilshchikov, Maxim Ksuta, Taisiya Korotkova, Maria Minakova, Vladimir Potapov, CrocodilePOWER and Andrey Gorbunov. Welcome to Messe Wien at booth G16 since 2nd till 5th of October.
While significant political, social and cultural changes are occurring on a daily basis around the world, Burning News considers their effects in Russia, a country that is frequently the focus of international attention. The exhibition «Burning News» at Hayward Gallery Project Space brings together six emerging artists, many of whom have never exhibited in London, who explore the complex social and political landscape of their homeland. Works presented in the exhibition include video by Evgeny Granilshchikov and Dmitry Venkov. Till 9th of November. Read more.