Artist Talk: Fyodor Dubrovin (Russia), Katharina Swoboda (Austria) and Kamen Stoyanov (Bulgaria)

project presentation

25.08.2017, 16:00-17:30 Friday

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Program: [Art residence]

Photo: Katharina Swoboda, Kamen Stoyanov. Etudes on cinematic movements. Video. Kronstadt. 2017

The North-Western Branch
of the National Centre for Contemporary Arts - ROSIZO
Supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation

August 25, 2017 (Friday) at 16:00

Kronstadt Art Residence of the National Center for Contemporary Arts*

Artist Talk and Project Presentations by Artists:

Fyodor Dubrovin (Russia), Katharina Swoboda (Austria) and Kamen Stoyanov (Bulgaria)

We invite you to join the artist talk by Fyodor Dubrovin (Russia), Katharina Swoboda (Austria) and Kamen Stoyanov (Bulgaria) at the Kronstadt Art Residence of the National Center for Contemporary Arts. The artists will present their projects that they have created in Kronstadt Art Residence in August 2017: Fyodor Dubrovin - his landscape paintings with parks of St.Petersburg, Kronstadt and its suburbs; Katharina Swoboda and Kamen Stoyanov – a video work – a kind of the audiovisual portrait of Kronstadt.

Fyodor Dubrovin (b. 1985) is a painter. He graduated from the Department of Easel Painting of Cheboksary Art College and the Faculty of Monumental and Decorative Arts of Saint Petersburg Stieglitz State Academy of Art and Design. Member of the Creative Union of Artists of Russia. Participant of international and Russian exhibitions. Dubrovin’s works are held in the collection of the Museum of Dionisy’s Frescoes and private collections. Fyodor Dubrovin won the scholarship of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation in 2015. The theme of the artist's paintings will be parks of Kronstadt, St. Petersburg and its suburbs. Artist's website:


Katharina Swoboda (b.1984, Graz, Austria). Lives and works between Hamburg, Vienna and Graz. Katharina´s work is predominantly video-based but she also works in photography, installation and performance art. She graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna, and has been a PhD student at the transdiciplinary doctorate programme at University of Fine Arts of Hamburg since 2014. Katharina's videos have been internationally shown in selected venues in Vienna, Houston, Panamá, London, Budapest and Hamburg. She has received several scholarships, e.g from the Austrian Federal Ministry for Arts and Culture, and has participated in the KAMOV City of Rijeka residency in Croatia and the Nida Art Colony in Lithuania. She is member of the Golden Pixel Cooperative in Vienna. Artist’s website:

Kamen Stoyanov (b.1977) is a Bulgarian artist. Lives and works in Vienna and Sofia. Graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna and the National Academy of Arts in Sofia. Active in video art, performance, installation art. Stoyanov’s works are interactions with the environment, reactions and comments on political and social processes. Stoyanov was the recipient of numerous grants and awards including the Austrian Federal Ministry for Arts and Culture scholarship. His works can be found in private and public collections. Artist’s website:


*The NCCA Art Residence in Kronstadt provides an opportunity for both Russian and international artists to develop their projects within the frameworks of international art exchange program. From 2012 till 2017 in the Art Residence program took part more than 100 artists from 28 countries.

Free admission.

Address: 2 Yakornaya square, Kronstadt


How to get to the venue:
- about 50 min from Chernaya Rechka (blue line) metro station: minibus 405
- about 40 min from Prospekt Prosveshcheniya (blue line) metro station: minibus 407
- about 40 min from Staraya Derevnya (violet line) metro station: bus 101.

Contact information:

(812) 311-62-28 (Kronstadt Art Residence of the NCCA)

(812) 332-13-47 (NCCA office in St Petersburg)



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