Lectures and seminars “Introduction to Contemporary Art” by Stanislav Savitsky
08.11 - 15.12.2015, 18:30-20:00
Program: [Educational projects]
NCCA, North-Western Branch
in the frames of the School for the Young Artists program
by curator and art critic Stanislav Savitsky
November 8, 3.00 pm
November 15, 3.30 pm
November 16, 6.30 pm
November 23, 6.30 pm
In his introductory course that includes 2 lectures, an excursion 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 are asked to create art works made in various techniques and later they 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 at the St. Petersburg State University and the European University; senior research associate at the Russian Institute of Art History and “Delovoi Peterburg” newspaper art critic.
For the program participants only.
School for the Young Artists is a joint project of the St Petersburg PRO ARTE Foundation and the North-Western Branch of the NCCA. The project is supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation