Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation
Ekaterinburg branch of the National Center for Contemporary Arts
Ural State Gorky University
Lecturing and discussion club “Open Mondays”
topic metteings (session of 2011)
March 28th - Perm - The Field of Experiments
Participants: Michail Surkov (vice-director and curator of The Perm Museum of Contemporary Art "Permm"), Yuri Kuroptev (journalist), Ilia Shipilovskikh (art-critic, musician)
March 14th - Startup for Artists
On resident programs for artists and curators talked Alisa Prudnikova - director of the Ekaterinburg branch of the National Center for Contemporary Arts
Febrary 28th - Street-art: Intervention, Freedom, Provocation
Participants: Radya (street-artist), Sergey Kropotov (rector of the Ekaterinburg Academy of Contemporary Art), Evgeniy Fateev (curator of the festival of street art Stenograffiya), Irina Kudryavtseva (art historian)
Febrary 14th - How to Identify a Masterpiece: Expert's Advice
Lecture by Tamara Galeeva - dean of the Art History and Culture Studies Department (Ural State University)
topic meetings (session of 2010)
December 20th - The Meeting Place is Unchangeable.
On Venice Arhitectural Biennale talked Evgenia Bakhturova – chief editor of the magazine group TATLIN.
October 25th - "When Art Eats Architecture"
Meeting with the Dutch artist and curator Marjan Teeuwen.
May 24th - Who needs films about artists?
Screening and discussion ran by Vladimir Selesnev – curator of video programs of the Ekaterinburg branch of the National Center for Contemporary Arts.
May 17th - Natural History class
On bionic architecture and its criteria talked Evgenia Bakhturova – chief editor of the magazine group TATLIN.
May 3th - Action-performance-play
On theater and dance performance talked Anna Pyankova – vice-director of the Ekaterinburg branch of the National Center for Contemporary Arts.
April 26th -Innovation 2009: resume
The results of the National contest in contemporary art “Innovation” /
Commented by Alisa Prudnikova – director of the Ekaterinburg branch of the National Center for Contemporary Arts and a member of the jury board of the contest
April 19th – screening of the “Karamasov brothers” by Petr Zelenka
Commented by Anna Pyankova – art historian, vice-director of the EbNCCA
April 12th – Hecho en Mexico. Screening of the ”La Ilusión viaja en tranvía” by Luis Bunuel
The film was presented by Mexican ambassador in Russia Mr.Alfredo Perez Bravo
April 5th – “Digital BauHaus”. The Center for Arts and Media technologies ZKM (Karlsruhe): the view from within
On the structure and key projects of the ZKM, as well as other centers and museums for techno-oriented art, presented by Ksenia Fedorova, curator of the EbNCCA
March 29th - Spatial and temporal paradoxes of Rene Laloux
Presented by Vladimir Seleznev, curator of the EbNCCA video-programs
Match 22th – French projects for the first Ural Industrial Biennale of Contemporary Art
Presented by Alisa Prudnikova – director of the EbNCCA
March 15th – Architecture on the verge of a nervous breakdown
Presented by Evgenia Bakhturova – chief-editor of the TATLIN magazines group
March 1st – The Eiffel tower and a rhinoceros. On contemporary dramaturgy in France.
Presented by Natalia Sannikova – director of the Ekaterinburg Center for Contemporary Dramaturgy
February 22nd – The art of care for a regional festival
Best competition works of the Cheljabinsk Net-Festival of video-art and animation, discussion, presented by Anastasia Bogomolova – director of the Cheljabinsk Net-Festival of video-art and animation.
February 15th – The sculptures for reading. On the history of artist’s book and the functions of the book in contemporary art.
Presented by Marina Sokolovskaya – art historian, chief-librarian of the Cultural Center of the SRUSL (Sverdlovsk Regional Universal Scientific Library)