CONTEMPORARY ART IN THE TRADITIONAL MUSEUM
28/09–3/11/2019. Saint Petersburg
FESTIVAL EVENTS
Every Saturday and Sunday

Russian Railway Museum

At the end of each hour, The Fragile Island, a video work by Tanya Akhmetgalieva, is launched on 8 screens. From 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. the VR dance installation WE ARE OPEN by Kannon Dance House is available via VR glasses (choreography: Valeria Kasparova).


Every Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Russian Railway Museum

The Fragile Island, a video work by Tanya Akhmetgalieva, is shown non stop on 8 screens, and the VR dance installation WE ARE OPEN by Kannon Dance House is available via VR glasses (choreography: Valeria Kasparova).


Sunday, September 29

Russian Railway Museum

4 p.m. Public talk ‘An Analogue Meeting in the Digital Jungle’

Dmitry Ozerkov, the festival curator, and artist Asya Marakulina will discuss the analogue and the digital, the dreams and the reality of contemporary art, the festival projects, and distances and coincidences.


Wednesday, October 2

Russian Railway Museum

6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Art mediation around the festival projects at the Russian Railway Museum.

Hosted by Lera Lerner. Part of the Contemporaneity Wednesday cycle.


Saturday, October 5

Museum of Hygiene and Museum of Printing

3 p.m. Art mediation around the festival projects at the Museum of Hygiene and the Museum of Printing.

Hosted by Lera Lerner.


Wednesday, October 9

Russian Railway Museum

6 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Art mediation around the festival projects at the Russian Railway Museum.

Hosted by Lera Lerner. Part of the Contemporaneity Wednesday cycle.


Sunday, October 13

Gumilyov Museum and Memorial Apartment and the Arctic and Antarctic Museum

1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Art mediation around the festival projects at Lev Gumilyov Museum and the Arctic and Antarctic Museum. Hosted by Lera Lerner.


Wednesday, October 16

Russian Railway Museum

7 p.m. Lecture by Olesya Turkina ‘Video as a Contemporary Art Medium’

Part of the Contemporaneity Wednesday cycle.


Saturday, October 19

Museum of Hygiene and Museum of Printing

1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Art mediation around the festival projects at the Museum of Hygiene and the Museum of Printing.

Hosted by Lera Lerner.


Wednesday, October 23

Russian Railway Museum

The Contemporaneity Wednesday cycle. The event to be announced.


Sunday, October 27

Gumilyov Museum and Memorial apartment and the Arctic and Antarctic Museum

1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Art mediation around the festival projects at Lev Gumilyov Museum and the Arctic and Antarctic Museum. Hosted by Lera Lerner.