The names of the participants of the first art residency in Rivne Contemporary Art Rivne, which will take place from 7 to 28 August, have become known. Registration lasted from June 17 to July 8. During this time, the organizers received 69 applications, among which 21 were selected.
The project is implemented by the NGO "Space Interaction Platform" in partnership with the National University of Water Management and Nature Management with the support of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation.
Participants were selected on the basis of an assessment of five main criteria: the overall quality of the application, motivation, portfolio or resume, communication potential of the resident and the project idea.
Names of participants of the residence:
Visual laboratory. Mentor - Alexandra Pogrebnyak:
- Anna Ivchenko
- Anton Grigorenko
- Maria Major
- Yevhen Ivanenko
- Alina Khorolska
- Tamara Turlyun
- Daria Pugacheva
Scientific laboratory. Mentor - Anton Shinkaruk:
- Alexandra Sisa
- Clemens Poole
- Peter Vladimirov & Alexander Mayborod
- Eugene Korshunov
- Alexander Naselenko
- Natalia Gromyk
- Alexandra Promska
Ecological laboratory. Mentor - Anna Timoshok:
- Sergey Sergachev
- Victoria Romanchuk
- Bogdana Davidyuk
- Ivanka Borodin
- Pavlo Benedyuk
- Anastasia Tynnyk
- Vasil Korbutyak
For three weeks in August, artists, researchers and activists will create works to draw attention to the environment and water issues in the region.
Laboratory mentors will assist participants in creating projects.
Part of the program will take place online. However, the implementation of the final projects, namely field research of participants and individual reconnaissance, will take place live in compliance with quarantine requirements.
During July, the residency will include a number of online events dedicated to the theme of water and contemporary art, which can be joined by anyone:
July 15, 11:00 - “City and water. What's wrong with water? ”
(Moderator - Associate Professor NUVGP, NGO Institute of Creative City, educational initiative DesignKIDS. Urban Future Makers School Anton Shinkaruk)
July 20, 19:30 - Reading group about contemporary art. The first meeting.
Text to read "From reaction to thought. What are you thinking about? ”
(moderator - Alexandra Pogrebnyak)
July 23, 19:30 - Reading group about contemporary art. The second meeting
Text to read Curatorial manual. Section "Institutional Curation", pages 17 - 32. (moderator - Alexandra Pogrebnyak)
July 27, 11:00 - discussion “Water and innovation. Water University ”
(moderator - associate professor of NUVGP, NGO Institute of Creative City, educational initiative DesignKIDS. Urban Future Makers School Anton Shinkaruk)
More about the residence: prostir.rivne.ua/project/Contemporary_Art_Rivne_Voda_FAQ
* The material was prepared with the support of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation. The position of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation may not coincide with the opinion of the author.