Lectures  | 
Lessons of the Russian Avant-garde
24
July
2014
 

The lecture will focus on the theory of the Russian avant-garde, looking at the historical situation in Russia at the beginning of the 20th century, the origin and development of main avant-garde trends, major achievements, and reasons for the rise and fall of the Russian avant-garde.

July 2, 2014

On June 24 and 25, 4th Moscow International Biennale for Young Art began. 3069 applications by artists under 35 from 84 countries of the world were submitted for the competition, which lasted from November 2013 through March 2014. David Elliott, Artistic Director of the Biennale, proposed the motto A Time for Dreams as the general theme, and curated the main Biennale project, which presented works by 83 artists from 32 countries of the world.

June 17, 2014

The educational program of the Biennale, curated by Antonio Geusa and coordinated by Ekaterina Razdumina, is entitled Wise Advice, and aims at helping young artists to find answers to various questions that concern their creative growth and career development.