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The Double Life: Curating Art vs Making Art (Part 2)

Dimitri Venkov (Russia) is an award-winning video artist and filmmaker, whose work has been included in major international art shows and film festivals (V Moscow Biennale for contemporary art, First Bergen Assembly, Kino der Kunst, Moscow International Film Festival, and others). In 2012 he received the Young Artist Kandinsky Prize, and in 2013 and 2014 he was nominated for the Moscow Innovation Prize. "Young Artist of the Year" (Kandinsky Prize, 2012), Innovation Award nominee (2012 and 2013) - will share his vision on the profession of artist and curator.

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.