Lectures and seminars by Stanislav Savitsky “Introduction to Contemporary Art”
08.11 - 30.11.2015
NCCA, North-Western Branch
as part of the School for the Young Artists program
Lectures and seminars by curator and art-critic Stanislav Savitsky
“Introduction to Contemporary Art”
November 8, 3.00 pm
November 15, 3.30 pm
November 16, 6.30 pm
November 23, 30, 6.30 pm
In his introductory course that includes 2 lectures and a seminar art-critic and curator Stanislav Savitsky covers major strategies in contemporary art and analyzes its leading techniques and processes: assemblage, installation, producing objects, performance etc.
Prior to the seminar the participants of the program were to complete art-works made in various techniques and later had to present those providing a reasonable explanation why their work would belong to the chosen art-medium.
Stanislav Savitsky is an art-critic, curator and an associated professor at the Smolny Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences (St.Petersburg State University) and the European University; senior research associate at the Russian Institute of Art History, expert (PRO ARTE Foundation) and “Delovoi Peterburg” newspaper art-critic.
For the program participants only.
School for the Young Artists is a joint project of PRO ARTE Foundation and the North-Western Branch of NCCA. The project is supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation