International conference "Art and Practices
of Hospitality"
November 25—28, 2021
Vyksa, Nizhny Novgorod region
Online and offline platform for active networking and exchange of best practices among cultural professionals during the pandemic.
artists • curators • art managers • architects • researchers • experts in inclusive and educational programs
Guide of the Conference Guest
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Interesting facts about the conference
Какие-то факты о конференции которые бы отличали ее от других конференций
Hospitality in culture from three different angles:
· Agents of Hospitality (artists, museums, art residences);
· Hospitality Boundaries (diversity, the global and national, pandemic, environmental factor);
· Hospitable environment (design, architecture, accessibility, sustainability, communities).
Save the date: November 25-28, 2021. Eventful conference program that studies hospitality in contemporary art, museum work, art residences, design, architecture and inclusion.
That many cultural institutions create and implement the conference program: the OMK-Uchastiye Foundation, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, the Volgo-Vyatka branch of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts (Arsenal), the Association of Art Residences of Russia and the Vyksa Art Residence.
And their representatives will be speakers at the conference. The preliminary list: France, Switzerland, Sweden, Finland, Spain, Germany, Austria, Poland, Holland, Belgium, Norway, Lithuania, Italy, Great Britain, Israel, Turkey, USA, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Colombia, Argentina, Morocco, South Africa, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Singapore.
Take part in the conference program: Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Australia
Conference Broadcast
Here you can watch speeches and sessions on the days of the conference
Conference Speakers
Elena Anosova
Artist, photographer, teacher, art director and curator, Garage Museum scholar, LensCulture, World Press Photo winner, international award winner
Anastasia Bogomolova
Artist working with installation, performance and photography, winner of Credit Suisse & Cosmoscow Prize for Young Artists
Anna Bronovitskaya
D. in Art History, Specialist in Soviet Architecture in the 1960s and 1980s, Director of Research at the Institute of Modernism
Asya Marakulina
Winner of the Credit Suisse Cosmoscow award, winner of the Frants Art Foundation grant program for artists, member of the North-7 artists' collective
Oksana Yushko
Multidisciplinary artist, photographer and curator, lives in Moscow, winner of the Luma Rencontres Dummy Book Award Arles, Prix Bayeux Calvados, BURN Magazine, Aftermath Project
Adel Kim
Curator, manager, researcher. Master of Arts from Manchester University and MSSES in Cultural Management. (2020), Hongik University in art theory (Seoul, 2018). Co-organizer of the Association of Artistic Residencies of Russia, editor of the Air of Russia portal. Participant of the "Reside / Sustain: Finnish & Russian experiences/initiatives/practices" project.
Ekaterina Yegorova
Founder of Moscow Circular, organizer of the Moscow Chapter of the international creative design and innovation community OpenIDEO Moscow Chapter
Vladimir Seleznev
Winner of the All-Russian Prize "Innovation" in the category "Work of Visual Art" 2019 and Kuryokhin Prize in the category "Curatorial Project" 2019
Anastasia Pacey
Curator, art historian, director of the Museum of Non-Conformist Art. Member of the Pushkinskaya-10 art center team, program director of the St. Petersburg Art Residency
Yuri Palmin
Author of illustrations for books about modern and historical Russian architecture. Lecturer at the MARSH School. Co-founder of the Institute of Modernism (Moscow, 2014)
Nata Tatunashvili
Architect, founder of the architectural bureau NOWADAYS office. Graduate of Moscow Architectural Institute. From 2004 to 2011 worked for Meganom architectural bureau.
Maria Lind
Curator, writer and educator from Stockholm, counsellor of culture at the embassy of Sweden, Moscow.
Anna Trapkova

Генеральный директор

Государственного бюджетного учреждения культуры города Москвы «Музейное объединение «Музей Москвы»

Vera Vakhrusheva
Designer, art manager, director of the Udmurt Republican Museum of Fine Arts. Lives and works in Izhevsk. Director of the Foundation for the Support of Art and Culture OPEN ART.
Natalia Fedyanina
Director, Museum and Exhibition Complex "Museum of Norilsk", curator of the Polar Art Residence PolArt.
Nika Parkhomovskaya
Theater expert, curator and producer, editor of the Teatr magazine, collaborates with the St. Petersburg Theater Magazine and Forbes
Elena Ilistyanova
Opening of the "Wall of Free Creativity" - opening in the city of Yakutsk of the first legal spot for graffiti and street art artists.
Alina Zhekamukhova
State University of Management, Project Management Université d'Angers, Cultural Management British Higher School of Art and Design, Contemporary Art
Anna Zawedi
Curator, head of the department of special programs of the North-Western branch of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts. Curator of the Kronstadt Art Residence (2018-2020). Producer of a series of video interviews with Studio Studies artists

Kunney Timofeeva

Co-founder of the TAG art residence in Yakutia and the independent Art Public School community. Director of the All-Russian organization "City Renovations" in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)
Vasilisa Zulfikarova
Head of the department of care for visitors of the Tretyakov Gallery. Has international certificates of ISO quality management system auditor;
Customer Experience Management Europass Mobility Network of European Museum Association NEMO (March 2021).
Olesya Bolmatova
Blogs about international art residencies, grants, festivals and educational programs available to Russian artists. Teaches artists about international career opportunities
Ivan Isaev
Curator of the Garage Workshops and Art Residences program (2019-2021). Co-founder of the Triangle Curatorial Workshop (Moscow, 2014-2016).
Elizaveta Ordinartseva
Deputy Director of the Museum of Nonconformist Art, coordinator of the St. Petersburg Art Residence
Taus Makhacheva
She graduated from the Fine Arts Department of Goldsmith College (2007), the New Artistic Strategies program at IPAI (2009) and received her Master's degree from the Royal College of Art, London (2013).
Anastasia Guseva
Head of the Library and Art Residence "SHKAF"
Ekaterina Bogacheva
Full member of the highest category "Expert" of the National Association of Experts on Business Ethics, Etiquette and Protocol NADEP
Yozhi Stolet and Alexandra Abakshina
Yozhi Stolet. CYBERFEMZINE.NET Platform Editor
Organizer of a seminar on new philosophical grammar (St. Petersburg)

Alexandra Abakshina. Director of theater projects.
Ulyana Podkorytova
Multimedia artist. Works with video, sculpture, graphics and voice performance
Alina Streltsova
Chief editor of the magazine "Art", Ph.D., author of podcasts on contemporary art, lectures at the Faculty of Journalism, Moscow State University. Lomonosov and in the Tretyakov Gallery
Olga Pogasova
Since 2019, curator of the Industrial Street Art Park at the Vyksa Metallurgical PlantOlga Pogasova
Since 2019, curator of the Industrial Street Art Park at the Vyksa Metallurgical Plant
Natalia Ruchkina
Art manager, producer, musicologist, Ph.D. in art history. Co-founder of the Scientific Spring International Forum for Young Art Researchers
Christina Pestova
Independent researcher and curator specializing in art history and archives. Has a master's degree in the program "Curatorship of Art Projects"
Nikolay Smirnov
Artist, curator, geographer and researcher with theoretical fictions regarding spatial practices and representations of space in art, science, museum practice and everyday life.
Alexander Sorokin
Candidate of Biological Sciences, neurophysiologist, specialist in the neurobiology of autism and other developmental disorders, leading researcher at the Federal Research Center of Moscow State University of Psychology and Education, scientific consultant of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, specialist of the publishing house Giunti Psychometrics.
Marina Chernova
Director of Public Relations of the ANO “Hearing Children in a Deaf Family”, native speaker and translator of RSL.
Angelina Davydova
Expert in the field of international and Russian climate and environmental policy, social movements, civil society and media. Renowned environmental journalist specializing in climate change
Natalia Golubeva
Director of the Museum of the History of the Vyksa Metallurgical Plant.
Dmitry Mukhin
Head of the Scientific and Exhibition Department of the Architectural and Ethnographic Museum of the Vologda Region "Semenkovo"
Christina Gorlanova
Curator and artist, head of the Ural branch of the Pushkin Museum (NCCA in Yekaterinburg)
Elena Tsvetaeva
Head of the Baltic branch of the State Museum of Fine Arts. A.S. Pushkin (NCCA Kaliningrad)
Gabilen Galychev
Theater director and media artist. In his work he combines theater, performance and contemporary art practices.
Victoria Berlizova
Guide-tour guide to museums and the city of Moscow. Deaf, from a family of deaf parents.
Stanislav Gorshunov
Head and chief architect of the architectural bureau "GORA", Nizhny Novgorod.
Author of over 30 completed projects.
Marina Dvorskaya
Curator, researcher in the field of contemporary art. Physicist by education, engaged in theoretical research in the field of quantum mechanics
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About Vyksa
The town was founded in the 18th century by brothers Andrei and Ivan Batashev and belongs to the type of factory settlements, the so called "factory towns".

Here the first rails for the national railway, cast-iron decorations and famous horses of the Triumphal Arch, fences for Provision stores and the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow were made.
Conference guests will take a tour of Vyksa and Nizhny Novgorod neighborhoods and visit the main art and industrial tourism sites.
How to get to Vyksa
The guests of the conference will go a tour to the vicinity of Vyksa and Nizhny Novgorod in order to see the main attractions of the local art and tourism industry.
Vyksa metallurgical plant • graffiti • manor • Shukhov's legacy • pond system • researchers
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