School Of Happiness Lesson 2: Capture The Moment
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School Of Happiness Lesson 2: Capture The Moment

I was extremely excited to visit the headquarters of Lomography in Vienna. All my expectations were met: enthusiastic people, creative atmosphere, and lots of analog cameras and photos on the walls. While I was wandering around, our photographer Alexander Schwarzinger captured everything he saw, so enjoy our tour through the Lomography Society International’s office. They say … Continue reading

Love Is In The Air: “As Long As You Can Smell The Steel Production We Are Happy”
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Love Is In The Air: “As Long As You Can Smell The Steel Production We Are Happy”

An overflow of all kind of obligations, like exhibition invitations and other activities, led me to once again escape from Moscow. In search of inspiration and new places – places fascinating enough to attract artists and curators to work for new approaches to art – I visited the steel city Magnitogorsk.  Continue reading

“It Isn’t So Scandalous, I Hope…” – Oleg Kulik At Regina Gallery In Moscow
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“It Isn’t So Scandalous, I Hope…” – Oleg Kulik At Regina Gallery In Moscow

Spring has arrived, also in Moscow finally, and a great number of new exhibitions are opening every day. Just before leaving Moscow for some days I had the chance to go to the preview of an exhibition at Regina Gallery titled “Frames” and to report to you – this time not about the young scene but about … Continue reading

From Russia With Love: The Homestory …
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From Russia With Love: The Homestory …

Home exhibitions have a long tradition in Moscow. In the Soviet time the artistic underground was shown in this format. As underground art was forbidden there was no other possibility for presenting the artworks. And now after some time home exhibitions are appearing again – last week, for example: Alina Gutkina and Anastasia Potemkina, two great Moscow … Continue reading

The Workers’ Club – Open Studio In A Moscow Office Space
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The Workers’ Club – Open Studio In A Moscow Office Space

How nice it can be to watch other people work during the weekend! This is meant neither ironically nor offendingly! The company “Dream Industries” moved out of their office building and invited artists to move in for a two-day social media art project, as long as the most important equipment such as computers, the coffee … Continue reading