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The 8th festival "Baltic Biennale of Photography" starts working on May 25. The program of the festival includes: a competitive exhibition "Photomania 2017" and festival projects, artist talk with authors and curators of projects.

Prize and diploma winners of the "Photomania 2017" contest will be announced during the festival opening.

The grand opening will take place at 6 pm on May 25 at the Kaliningrad Art Gallery.

 

Projects:

  • The big game
    Yulia Abzaltdinova
    From May 25

 

  • Among the Ruins

Ikuru Kuvadzima

From May 25

  • Small wolves: post-war history.

Klaudi Heinermann

9.06 – 15.07

 

  • Animal stories.

Animalier photo art. Lithuania.

26.05-9.06

 

  • Schwarzwald - transfer.

Group project of German photographers

25.05-16.06

 

  • Portrait of Kražiai
  • Mindaugas Kavaliauskas
  • 25.05-16.06

 

  • Rain child.

Vetre Antanaviciute.

25.05-16.06

 

  • Photomania 2017

25.05-16.06

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Competitive Exhibition / List of participants

Congratulations to all who passed competitive selection!
Thank you to all who participated in the contest!

Abzaltdinova Julia. Russian Federation, Ekaterinburg
Andrianova Nataliya. Russian Federation, Moscow
Boldyreva Yannina. Russian Federation, Novosibirsk
Borkin Vadim. Russia, Kaliningrad region, Bright
Borsuchenko Irina. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Brazhnikova Kristina. Russian Federation, Voronezh
Bulatova Svetlana. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Chingaev Yaroslav. Russian Federation, Moscow
Com Egveniy. Russian Federation, Evpatoria
Dikaneva Anastasia. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Feoktistov Dmitry. Russian Federation, Omsk
Gailit Aleksey. Russian Federation, Moscow
Isaenkov Alexander. Russian Federation, Moscow
Ivanov  Evgeniy. Russian Federation, Novosibirsk
Ivanov  Evgeniy. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Ivanova Aleksandra. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Jabi Ehtiram. Azerbaijan, Baku
Karpov Andrey. Russian Federation, Novouznetsk
Keylina Marina. Russian Federation, Kinel
Kiseleva Alina. The Russian Federation, Magnitogorsk
Korobka Arkadiy. Russian Federation, Krasnodar Territory, Leningradskaya stanitsa
Kovyak Sergey. Russian Federation, Tula region, Novomoskovsk
Kozlov Sergey. Russian Federation, Penza
Krupitsa Maria. Belarus, Minsk
Kudasheva Alena. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Lukutov Ivan. Russian Federation,  Pos. Golubevo
Makoveeva Svetlana. Russian Federation, Samara
Mikhailova Raisa. Russian Federation, Moscow
Morgunov Denis. Russian Federation, Tyumen
Moysyuk Alexandr. Russian Federation , Surgut
Nevar Vitaly. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Nizaeva Adel. Russian Federation,  Ufa
Nurgaliev Ruslan. Russian Federation, Saratov
Onischenko Vyacheslav. Ukraine, Odessa
Orlov Alexey. Russian Federation, Yoshkar-Ola
Palchik Vladimir. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Pesterev Sergey. Russian Federation, Moscow region., Pos. Mendeleevo
Platon Pavel. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Pritisk Yuri. Russian Federation, Novocheboksarsk
Ramazanov Nikolay. Russian Federation, Kursk
Romanenko Andrey. Russia, Moscow region, Pushkino
Rudik Stepan. Poland, Warsaw
Rutoed Robert. Austria, Vienna
Sadykov_Farhad. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Sarychev Maxim. Belarus, Minsk
Sergeeva Alena. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Shapran Andrey. Russian Federation, Moscow
Shulgevich Tatyana. Belarus, Minsk
Sidorova Ksenia. Russian Federation, Moscow
Strygina Evgeniya. Russian Federation, Pereslavl-Zalessky
Syrchikova Kristina. Russian Federation, Samara
Tarasova Svetlana. Russian Federation, Kaluga
Titovich Pavel. Russian Federation, Belgorod
Tkacheva Tatyana. Belarus, Minsk
Tsatsura Anastasia. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Tsider Anastasia. Russian Federation, Saint-Petersburg
Unitsyn Anton. Russia, Novosibirsk
Vadim Kachan. Belarus, Minsk
Valaseviciene Kristina. Lithuania, Kaunas distr., Domeikava
Veledzimovich Alexander. Belarus, Vitebsk
Veter Sergey. Russian Federation, Voronezh
Vodyanitsky Constantin. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Vogmer Anna. Russian Federation, Ekaterinburg
Volkov Pavel. Russian Federation, Moscow
Yasnopolsky Nick. Russian Federation, Moscow
Zozulya Alexandr. Belarus, Mozyr

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Dunno on the Moon / Sergey Bratkov / Russia, Moscow

16 Apr 2015 Dunno on the Moon / Sergey Bratkov / Russia, Moscow

Dunno on the Moon / Sergey Bratkov / Russia, Moscow

Opening April 16, 2015

Kaliningrad Art Gallery, Moscow Ave., 60-62

 

Heroes "Dunno on the Moon" - residents of the area Bogorodskoe in Moscow. Will fancy they were on the moon in the position Dunno who can not imagine what will happen to them in a minute in their new reality.

 

CV

 

Sergey Bratkov
Born in 1960 in Kharkov, Ukraine.
Since 2000 lives and works in Moscow, Russia.

 

Selected solo exhibitions:

2011

Scream, REGINA Gallery. London, UK Collecti@n. Photohub_Manometr. ArtPlay Design Center. Moscow, Russia
Neither War Nor Peace. REGINA Gallery. Moscow, Russia

2010

Glory Days. Deichtor Hallen. Aktuelle Kunst Haus der Photographie. Hamburg, Germany
Ukraine. Pinchuk Art Centre. Kiev, Ukraine

2009

Balaklavsky Drive. REGINA Gallery. Moscow, Russia
GLORY DAYS. Canal de Isabel II. Madrid, Spain

2008 

GLORY DAYS. Fotomuseum. Winterthur, Switzerland
Searching for horizon. REGINA gallery. Moscow, Russia

2007

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art. Gateshead, UK

 

2006

Part of my life. Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art. Moscow, Russia
SPA. REGINA gallery. Moscow, Russia

2005

S.M.A.K. Stedelijk Museum for Actuele Kunst. Ghent, Belgium

 

2004

Seven. REGINA Gallery. Moscow, Russia

 

2003

Steelworkers. Transit Gallery. Mechelen, Belgium
Kids. Espacio Minimo Gallery. Madrid, Spain

2002

My Moscow. REGINA Gallery. Moscow, Russia
www.girls.ru. LipanjePuntin Gallery. Trieste, Italy

Djeti-Kinder-Kids. Kunstverein Rosenheim. Rosenheim, Germany

2000

Kids. REGINA Gallery. Moscow, Russia


Selected group exhibitions: 

 

2011

Russian Turbulence (curated by Etienne Macret). Charles Riva Collection. Brussels, Belgium
Independent. Mystetskyi Arsenal. Kiev, Ukraine. Lymphatic drainage. Small Gallery of the Art Arsenal. Kiev, Ukraine
Passion is the difference. LipanjePuntin artecontemporanea. Triest, Italy
Arthouse Squat Forum. IV Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art. Special Project. Arthouse. Moscow, Russia
Auditorium Moscow. A Sketch For A Public Space. IV Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art. Special Project. Belie Palaty. Moscow, Russia The World Belongs To You. 54th Venice Biennale. Parallel Program. Palazzo Grassi.  Venice, Italy Commercial Break. 54th Venice Biennale. Parallel Program. Canal Grande.  Venice, Italy
Modernikon. Contemporary Art From Russia. 54th Venice Biennale. Parallel Program. Casa dei tre oci.  Venice, Italy
CROSSROADS: Contemporary Russian Photography. Australian Centre for Photography. Sydney, Australia Cosmic Odyssey 2011. Mistetskiy Arsenal. Kiev, Ukraine
Russian Art. Sem-Art Gallery. Monaco, Monaco

 

2010

Art to spend time. M’ARS Center for Contemporary Arts. Moscow, Russia
Workers and Philosophers. Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO. Skolkovo, Moscow Region, Russia

Modernikon. Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo. Torino, Italy
What's up Sea? Rauma Biennale Balticum. Rauma Art Museum. Rauma, Finland
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Юридический термин" Innovation». NCCA. Moscow, Russia
Diary of a madman. REGINA Gallery. Moscow, Russia
Futurology. Center for Contemporary Culture GARAGE. Moscow, Russia

 

2009

Russian Lettrism. Central House of Artist. Moscow, Russia

 

2007

Venice Biennale. Venice, Italy
Vagina is my motherland. 52th Venice Biennale. Ukrainian Pavilion. Venice, Italy

II Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art. Main Project. Moscow, Russia

2006

Full House – Face of a collection. Kunsthalle Manheim. Manheim, Germany

 

2005

Urban Realities: Focus Istambul. Martin-Gropius-Bau. Berlin, Germany

XII. Rohkunstbau ‘Child’s Play’. Brandenburg, Germany
Postscriptum. Moscow-Warsaw. Warsaw-Moscow. National Centre for Contemporary Art. Moscow, Russia; Centre for Contemporary Art ‘Ujazdowski Castle’. Warsaw, Poland

Reality Check. Ukranian House. Kiev, Ukraine

2004

Manifesta5. San Sebastian, Spain
Moscow-Berlin 1950-2000. Central Historical Museum. Moscow, Russia

2003

Berlin-Moscow 1950-2000. Martin-Gropius-Bau. Berlin, Germany
50th Venice Biennale. Russian Pavilion. Venice, Italy

Horizons of Reality. MUHKA Museum of Contemporary art. Antwerp, Belgium

2002

Sans Consentement. CAN. Neuchatel, Switzerland

25th Sao Paolo Bienal. Sao Paolo, Brasil

2001

Winter Exhibition. Institute of Visual Arts. University of Wisconsin. Milwaukee, USA


Public collections:

 

MUHKA Museum of Contemporary Art. Antwerp, Belgium

Museum of Contemporary Art. Zagreb, Croatia

Museum of Photography. Boston, USA

Zimmerli Art Museum. New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

Museum of Contemporary Art. Milwaukee, USA

S.M.A.K. Museum of Contemporary Art. Gent, Belgium

MARTa Herford Museum of Contemporary Art. Herford, Gemany

MAMM Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow / Moscow House of Photography. Moscow, Russia

FRAC. Paris, France

Finnish National Gallery. Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Helsinki, Finland

Fotomuseum Winterthur. Winterthur, Switzerland

Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea. Galicia, Spain

Pinchuk Art Centre. Kiev, Ukraine

Ekaterina Foundation. Moscow, Russia

 
     

Organizers and Partners 2015

ORGANIZERS:

МИНИСТЕРСТВО КУЛЬТУРЫ КАЛИНИНГРАДСКОЙ ОБЛАСТИ

КАЛИНИНГРАДСКИЙ СОЮЗ ФОТОХУДОЖНИКОВ
КАЛИНИНГРАДСКАЯ ХУДОЖЕСТВЕННАЯ ГАЛЕРЕЯ
СОЮЗ ФОТОХУДОЖНИКОВ РОССИИ
PARTNERS:

БАЛТИЙСКИЙ ФИЛИАЛ ЦЕНТРА СОВРЕМЕННОГО ИСКУССТВА

МУЗЕЙ МИРОВОГО ОКЕАНА

КАЛИНИНГРАДСКИЙ ЗООПАРК

КАЛИНИНГРАДСКИЙ МУЗЕЙ ЯНТАРЯ
КАЛИНИНГРАДСКИЙ МУЗЕЙ ФРИДЛАНДСКИЕ ВОРОТА
КАЛИНИНГРАДСКИЙ ИСТОРИКО-ХУДОЖЕСТВЕННЫЙ МУЗЕЙ
АРТ-ПЛАТФОРМА "ВОРОТА"
РЕГИОНАЛЬНЫЙ ПОРТАЛ "O-CULTURE"
МЕЖДУНАРОДНЫЙ ФЕСТИВАЛЬ ФОТОГРАФИИ. КРАСНОДАР

About the project

International festival 

 “The Baltic Photo Biennale. Photomania.”

The largest regional project «International festival “The Baltic Photo Biennale Photomania” takes place every two years in Kaliningrad Area starting from 2003. The unique festival idea is to unite professional and amateur photo artwithin one wide scale project.  Contest exhibition and out-of-competition festival projects, workshops and lectures on the photo arthistory are combined into different festival events that spread over main exhibition spots of Kaliningrad during a month.

The international competition is open for both professional and amateur photographers and the winners are awarded by competent jury from different countries.

A wide range of genres and styles are presented including archives, retrospective and modern art photography. You can find here many authors from Russia, Baltic Sea region and other European countries. There are educational cycles within the frameworks of the festival also where famous masters give their lectures and workshops for beginners, curators and photo editors organize portfolio reviews.

Catalogue 2013

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