Haptic City: Interview with Artemis Papageorgiou
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Haptic City: Interview with Artemis Papageorgiou

“Polytech.Science.Art” program of the Polytechnic Museum in Moscow presented a new workshop, “Haptic City”, run by Greek media artist Artemis Papageorgiou: From August 5 to 8, 2014, workshop participants spent some time at the Strelka Institute going deep into fibertronics. Haptic City is a workshop about using electronic components while working with textiles: Participants were invited … Continue reading

Contemporary Art Galleries in Moscow
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Contemporary Art Galleries in Moscow

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary co-hosted “Preview Night” at WINZAVOD Centre for Contemporary Art, where the most important Moscow galleries for contemporary art presented new exhibitions. Among the permanent projects located at the Winzavod, visitors also had the opportunity to visit pop-up exhibitions of MSK Gallery, Open Gallery, and Gallery Triumph as well as a chance … Continue reading

Body as Interface: An Interview with Sonia Cillari
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Body as Interface: An Interview with Sonia Cillari

Sonia Cillari, Italian media artist, winner of VIDA 13.0: Art & Artificial Life International Competition (Madrid, 2010) and honorary mentioned artist (Interactive Art) by Prix Ars Electronica in Linz (2011), just left Moscow. She ran the EMOTIONAL SKIN workshop there as a part of the “Polytech.Science.Art” program of the Polytechnic Museum. The entire title of … Continue reading