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Anna Semenova

Anna Semenova

Anna Semenova-Ganz

Anna creates her works with combined genres of performance, public art, media art and choreography. They are focused on a space and the involving spectators. In the centre of her artistic research there are identity issues, post-Soviet body, the policy of body and creation of new spaces.

Education

2013–2016 Performance Studies, MA (Hamburg University, Germany)

2014–2016 MediaArt Histories (Danube University, Austria)

2012–2013 Institute of Contemporary Art (Moscow, Russia)

1996–2002 Journalism Faculty at Moscow State University, MA (Russia)

International programs

2017 „Explore-share-perform” summer school at Ruhr-Universität Bohum

2016 Research Academy „Moving Through Words” at Züricher Hochschule der Künste (Switzerland)

2015 Research Academy „Body and Institution” at Züricher Hochschule der Künste (Switzerland)

Works

2017

„Places and people” site-specific performance, CCI Fabrika (Moscow)

„Post-soviet body research laboratory” at ZIL (Moscow, Russia)

„Bodyrights” (choreograph Da Soul Chung), dramaturgy at Kampnagel (Hamburg)

2016

„Museum of imaginary performance” at Kampnagel (Hamburg)

„And now repeat”, DaDa Space at HFBK (Hamburg)

2015

„The window” installation at the exhibition Workshop’2015 Sub observationem (Moscow Museum of Modern Art)

„Planetary pattern” performance and choreography (Berlin)

2014

„Potato” performance at Anna Nova Gallery, parallel program of Manifesta X biennale (St. Petersburg)

2013

„Pure art” performance at Guslitsy art residence (Russia)

„Strength of materials” performance at the exhibition of the same name at ICA (Russia)

„The Clew” performance at Serendipity Gallery, ACUD (Berlin)

„Souvenir art-service” site-specific performance in ZKU (Berlin)

„Thread” performance at Moscow arts and crafts museum (Moscow)

„Stone” performance at Museum of Moscow

„Pure nature” performance at „Open it!” festival (Berlin)

2012

„Contact calligraphy” performance at ArtPlay (Moscow)