GUM-Red-Line invites all to take part in the round-table discussion Russian local contemporary art: glocality and authenticity and the special program of the 5th Ural Industrial Biennial of Contemporary Art Preview at GUM-Red-Line and the EverArt Weekend.
Participants of the Round-Table Discussion include:
Alisa Prudnikova – Ural Industrial Biennial of Contemporary Art Commissioner;
Igor Kazakov – GUM-Red-Line Gallery Director;
Vladimir Seleznev – artist, curator;
Svetlana Usoltseva – ROSIZO Ural National Center of Contemporary Art Curator;
Alexander Shaburov – artist;
Marina Fedorovskaya – curator, journalist, moderator.
Yana Zhilyaeva – Forbes Life editor.
Discussion of the following themes:
o How do curators and gallery owners select artists for exhibitions?
o What is the connection between the birthplace of an artwork and the importance of an artwork in the global context?
o Where does one encounter contemporary art in Russian cities?
o The centralization and decentralization of contemporary Russian art.
Screening of Video from Scratch by Alexander Shaburov.
Curator-led excursion of the Ural Industrial Biennial of Contemporary Art Preview at GUM-Red-Line with Svetlana Usoltseva and Marina Fedorovskaya.