Explorations in language, technology, time, place, sound, mapping, gender and identity through painting, new media installation, sound and performance. 

Upcoming:

October 27, 2017 Silent Bell performance, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

January 2018, Silent Bell, Mount Gambier, Australia

Solo Exhibitions  

2017

Byzantium 2.0, Acoustic Archeology, performance, collaboration with USC, UCLA, Berklee School of Music and Paz Lenchantin (Pixies), Los Angeles, USA

2016

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

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

Tsar Bell, sound installation, collaboration with UC Berkeley, Stanford, U Michigan, Campanile, UC Berkeley, CA, USA

2014

SOUND, interactive video art installation, commission, Audyssey Labs, Los Angeles

Fragmented Identities, Roy Alexander Art, Los Angeles

I live in a photobooth,  performance, video installation

Selected Projects, Exhibitions, Residencies

2017

The Power of Attention, Magnes Museum of Jewish Art, Berkeley, CA

2016

Tsar Bell, Bergen Assembly, Sentralbadet, Bergen, Norway

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

2015

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

Front Gallery, San Diego, Awarded Honorable Mention

Screening, New parkway Theatre, Oakland

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

Screening, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles

2014

Screening, Second Act Theater in San Francisco.

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

Electron Salon, LACDA, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art

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

California Dreamin, Marin Community Foundation, CA

2011

Ab Ovo2, Scuderie Aldobrandini Museum, Frascati, Italy

2009

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

Che Palle!, Il Margutta Art Gallery, Rome, Italy

2008

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

Residencies, Teaching, Fellowships and Grants

2016

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

Grant Recipient, Byzantium 2.0 , Visions and Voices, USC

2015

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

Grant Recipient, Creative Capacity Fund

Artist in Residence, Audyssey Labs, Los Angeles

2014

Co-founder, Creative Director, BlenderLabs, USC

Artist in Residence, Audyssey Labs, Los Angeles

Guest Lecturer, Viterbi School of Engineering, USC

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 

2005-06  Geneva University, Switzerland

2003-04  BA, Summa Cum Laude, Rostov University, Russia

2003-04  Southern Federal University, Rostov, Russia