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interdisciplinary artist : painting with film and sound

ABOUT

Upcoming Solo Exhibitions 

Feb 9, 2017   Byzantium 2.0, Acoustic Archeology, performance, USC. Made possible by     2016 Visions and Voices Grant

Selected Projects, Exhibitions, Residencies 

2016  Gif Collider1.0, solo performance. Berkeley Museum & Pacific Film     Archive

2016   Tsar Bell, Bergen Assembly, Sentralbadet, Bergen, Norway

2016    Recast of Tsar Bell, installation/performance, collaboration with Meyer Sound, Stanford and UC Berkeley at Holy Virgin Cathedral, San Francisco, CA

2016    Artist in Residence, Berkeley Center for New Media, UC Berkeley

2016   Pacific Art League, GifMandala installation, co-curated by CCMRA, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

2015-2016   Tsar Bell, installation, UC Berkeley TSAR BELL

2015-2016    Grant Recipient, Byzantium 2.0 , Visions and Voices, USC

2015   Brand Library and Art Center, Works on Paper, Los Angeles, CA

2015   Guest Lecturer, USC, School of Cinematic Arts, Los Angeles

2015   Grant Recipient, Creative Capacity Fund

2015    Front Gallery, San Diego, Group Exhibition, Awarded Honorable Mention

2015    Screening, New parkway Theatre, Oakland

2015    Selected Video Artists, exhibition, LACDA, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art

2015     Screening, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles

2014      Co-founder, Creative Director, BlenderLabs, USC

2014-2015    Artist in Residence, Audyssey Labs, Los Angeles

2014     Guest Lecturer, Viterbi School of Engineering, USC

Past work

2014   Screening Second Act Theater in San Francisco.

2014     Group show, Ignite, online multimedia project, International Women’s Museum, Global Fund for Women

2014      Commission, SOUND, interactive video art installation, Audyssey Labs, Los     Angeles

2014      Group show, Electron Salon, LACDA, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art

2014      Solo show, Fragmented Identities, Roy Alexander Art, Los Angeles

2014      “Of Bodies and Spirits: Soundscapes of Byzantine   Thessaloniki”, USC, UCLA, UTAustin project

2014       I live in a photobooth, video art performance, music video

2013-14  Juried group show, California Dreamin, Marin Community Foundation, CA

2011      Artist Residency, Berlin, Germany

2010      Group show, Ab Ovo2, Scuderie Aldobrandini Museum, Frascati, Italy

2009      Group show, Ab Ovo, All´origine della forma- Studio Abate, Rome, Italy

2009      Group show, Che Palle!, Il Margutta Art Gallery, Rome, Italy

2008      Group show, Impronta Globale, Ex Magazzini Generali ISA, Istituto Superiore Antincendi, Rome, Italy

Publications and Press Coverage 

Downtown Reporter Los Angeles, Il Giornale, Roma Cultura, Premio Terna, exibart.com, undo.net, arteglobale.it, informazione.it, Catalog  Ab Ovo, Ab Ovo2, Catalog Impronta Globale

Awards

AVA International Awards, Gold winner 2013

Hermes Creative Award 2013, Gold Winner, category “Discovery”

Hermes Creative Award 2013, Gold Winner, category “Video”

Videographer Award, Award of Excellence, 2013

Telly Award, 2014

Education 

2012-13     New Media and Film, Berkeley City College

2005-06  French Literature and Culture, Geneva University, Switzerland

2003-04  Summa Cum Laude BA in Intercultural Communication, Rostov University of Foreign Languages, Russia

2003-04  Linguistics, Southern Federal University, Rostov, Russia

Languages: English, Russian, Italian, French, German