Marina Chernikova (Amsterdam, Moscow) Her ongoing project URBAN SURFING unites experimental photos and videos that have the city as subject and inspiration.

EDUCATION

- European Media Master of Arts in Image Synthesis and Computer Animation from HKU
  (Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht) Netherlands

- Master of Fine Art in painting from Moscow State Fine Art Academy (Surikov Institute), Russia

 

PERSONAL EXHIBITIONS


2017  T R A N S I T I O N,  Paquita Escofet Miro space, Paris
2015  URBAN SURFING/Antwerp, NK Gallery, Antwerp
2012  URBAN SURFING/Berlin, site specific video installation at the Zentrum für Kunst und Urbanistik, Berlin

2008  YOU’LL SEE WHEN YOU GET THERE, video installation, Foundation Contemporary City, Moscow

2007  ARCHIVES of RAMBLES, video, installation, prints, National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow

2007  URBAN SURFING, video installation, prints, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow (catalogue)

 

 

GROUP  EXHIBITIONS  and  FESTIVALS


2018 

From Non-Conformism to Feminisms, Museum of Russian Art (TMORA), Minneapolis

The Arrival of a Train, Ekaterina Cultural Foundation, Moscow

2017

ESPACIO ENTER, ARTECHMEDIA, Canarias

Videobox Festival at Carreau du Temple, Paris

HOUSE OF IMPRESSIONS. The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow


2016

HOUSE OF IMPRESSIONS. The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow

Abstract Cosmos Cods, NCCA Central Volga branch /Samara, Russia  
The Art up. Art in, Moscow Museum of Modern Art
Directors Lounge, Salvador – Centro Histórico, Brazil

2015

FIVA - Festival Internacional de Video Arte Buenos Aires

Where are we going to? Videoart on the City phenomenon, Riesa efau Kultur Forum, Dresden

Ville et Architecture, VIDEOFORMES, Cinéma Le Rio, Clermont-Ferrand
Now&After at PhotoVisa Festival, Krasnodar, Russia

Seeing Sound, NCCA, Special project of the 6th Moscow Biennale, Moscow

Urban Research, Trecastelli Cinema sotto le Stelle, Nori De’ Nobili Museum, Italy

City+, Moscow Art Communities, Museum of Moscow

Ornithology, NCCA, Belyaevo gallery, Moscow

Monthly Payment, Amsterdam

NordArt 2015, International Art Exhibition, Büdelsdorf

Testing Reality, Now&After collection, IVAHM Festival, Madrid

Kastanjeders, Shabolovka Gallery, Moscow
artvideoKOELN international, Cologne

Urban Research Selection, Usina do Gasometro, Porto Alegre, Brazil

 

2014

The 11th Busan International Video Festival, Seoul

The 14th Seoul International NewMedia Festival, Seoul
Videokunst im Schaufenster, Cologne

Sub Rosa, exhibition, Darvin State Museum, Moscow

Urban Research program, Gasthaus zum Bären, Zurich

Silicon Valley Contemporary, Salamatina Gallery, San Jose, CA

Memory Migration, International Video Art Festival "Now&After", Moscow, The Best Russian Video Award
Oslo Screen Festival, International Festival for Video Art
Urban Research, The 6th Berlin International Directors Lounge, the festival for contemporary media and film
LUCIDA SPACE, exhibition, gallery "Na Kashirke", NCCA, Moscow

2013

City as Transformer, collection of International Video Art Festival "Now&After", Museum of Moscow,
Russian Atelier on the Amstel, еxhibition, Hermitage, Amsterdam
NO LAND’S MEN, exhibition, De Punt, Amsterdam 

Kandinsky Prize 2013, еxhibition of selected nominees, "Udarnik",  Moscow
Migration, exhibition, Museum Center of the RSUH, Special project of the 5th Moscow Biennale, Moscow
"Moscow City", screening, Museum of History of Moscow

Exhibition, Mayakovsky Museum, Moscow
"TESTING THE CITY", VisualcontainerTV
“City as Transformer”, Vizii Festival, Kiev
URBAN PROCESSES RU, [.BOX], Milan
KINO-FOTO-LYUDOGUS, exhibition, National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow
“The voice and the chorus”, Russian video, De Hallen, Haarlem


2012

LE BAL, Le Cinéma des Cinéastes, Paris

6TH BIG CARTOON FESTIVAL, Russian experimental animation program, Moscow

“Mirror, mirror on the wall...”, Exposition de Groupe, Orel Art Gallery, Paris

“Moscow Hub”, photohub_Manometr, Moscow

IMAGEM-CONTATO, MOSTRA SESC DE ARTES 2012, Sao Paulo

CITY VISIONS, Urban Center Metropolitano, Turin,

Directors Lounge: Short Cuts to Japan, Black Box Kino Filmmuseum, Duesseldorf

"SKYLINE&SKYLINE", Teatro Studio Krypton di Scandicci, Florence

“Now & After”, International Video Art Festival, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow

“Ciudad Total / Total City”, exhibition, IVAM, Institut Valencià d’Art Modern, Valencià

 

2011

Directors Lounge: Short Cuts to Japan , Duesseldorf, Berlin
Wynwood Art Fair, Salamatina Gallery, The Margulies Art Warehous, Miami
“No Translations #2 “, exhibition, Festival for contemporary culture, Moscow

Lowave urban videos, Biennale Image et Patrimoine, Nimes, France
“South Butovo / Dormitory district” House of Artists, Special project of the 4th Moscow Biennale
“Women’s Nano”, Special project of the 4th Moscow Biennale
“Anthropologizing the Future”, Special project of the 4th Moscow Biennale
10 ans, Exposition de Groupe, Orel Art Gallery, Paris
“Architettura in Città”, Festival, Palazzo Bertalazone di San Fermo, Turin

“To see the sound”, exhibition, National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow
Urban Research, The 7th Berlin International Directors Lounge, Festival for contemporary media and film

 

2010

“VoTH”, Dutch - Russian exhibition, Moscow Museum of Modern Art
Rencontres Internationales, New cinema and contemporary art festival, Centre Pompidou, Paris

“La scène russe contemporaine”, exhibition, ‘Art et Liberté’ space, Charenton-le Pont, France
Exhibition from collection, National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow
The History of Gender and Art in Post-Soviet Space, 1989-2009, MMOMA, Moscow

GogolFest, Kiev

Piazza dell'Architettura, Museo Revoltella, Trieste
CERDÀ POSTMETROPOLIS International Congress, Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona

Аlla gloria militar! exhibition, Aircraft Gallery, Bratislava
The Origin of Darwin, exhibition, Darwin Museum, Moscow

700IS, International Festival, Reindeerland, Iceland

Urban Research, The 6th Berlin International Directors Lounge, the festival for contemporary media and film

The City, Open Gallery, exhibition, Moscow

SUMMA SUMMARUM, exhibition, National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow

 

2009

Collection, exhibition, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow

CITY2CITY, Museum of contemporary art, Montreal

Kandinsky Prize 2008, Exhibition of Selected Nominees, Louise Blouin Foundation, London

EXPERIMENTAL 3, Cine Nouveau, Festival Suito Aqua Metropolis, Osaka
Love Video, Gallery Lavra, Kiev

Ultra-New Materiality, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Special project of the 3rd Moscow Biennale

Vulnerability, Museum Center of the RSUH, Special project of the 3rd Moscow Biennale

Dormitory District, exhibition, Special project of the 3rd Moscow Biennale

CITY2CITY&URBAN VISIONS, Bandjoun Station, Bandjoun, Cameroun 

FiLE - Electronic Language International Festival, Sao Paulo

Miden, International Video Art Festival, Kalamata

BEYOND MEDIA – VISIONS,9. International Festival for Architecture and Media, Florence

The One Minutes Train, Arsenale Novissimo, Biennale Venice

ART PEOPLE, Art Video International Film Festival (AVIFF), Cannes

Kurye International Video Festival, Istanbul

Re:New, Monolith, Copenhagen

Movie Painting, National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow

WRO 09,13th Media Art Biennale, Wroclaw

 

2008

In Transition, National Center for Contemporary Art, Yekaterinburg - Moscow

Kandinsky Prize 2008, Exhibition of Selected Nominees, Central House of Artist, Moscow

SHOW OFF, FIAC, Paris

Nuit Blanche, Art Festival, Paris,

The Mirror Stage, Limassol, Cyprus

Kandinsky Prize 2007, Exhibition of Selected Nominees, Palazzo Italia, Berlin

PUSTO, Video Art Festival, Moscow

Video Art from collection, National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow

809 INIAF, Three Gorges area, China

Rencontres Internationales, - personal presentation - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin

Images Contre Nature, Video Festival, Marseille

Rencontres Internationales, New cinema and contemporary art festival, Reina Sofía National Museum, Madrid

Athens Video Art Festival

Kandinsky Prize 2007, Exhibition of Selected Nominees, City Hall, Riga

ART PARIS, Orel Art Gallery, Paris

VIDEOFORMES Video Festival, Clermont-Ferrand

2007

BigScreen International Film Festival, Kunming, China

PHOTOQUAI Biennale Museum du Quai Branly, Paris

Art Paris – Abu Dhabi, Orel Art Gallery, Emirats Arabes Unis

Rencontres Internationales, festival, - personal presentation - Jeu de Paume, Paris

Trunk, the Nordic Art Video Festival, Ostersund,

Optica, International Festival of Video Art, Gijon, Spain

Digital Art Festival Rosario, Argentina

Kandinsky Prize 2007, Exhibition of Selected Nominees, Winzavod Contemporary Art Center, Moscow

Film eXperience, Amsterdam,

Shoot Me Festival, Eindhoven,

Visionaria, International Video Festival, Siena, Italy

East/West, Orel Art Gallery, Paris, France

New Angelarium, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow

ExiS-2007, Video-Art Festival, Seoul, Korea

PUSTO, Video-Art Festival, Moscow

Rencontres Internationales, New cinema and contemporary art festival, Berlin

8 MEDIA FORUM, Moscow International Film Festival,

Images Contre Nature, Video Festival, Marseille,

SWAB, Orel Art Gallery, Barcelona, Spain

Rencontres Internationales, New cinema and contemporary art festival, Madrid,

ART PARIS, Orel Art Gallery, Paris, France

KATOPTRON, Museum Center of the RSUH, Special project of the 2nd Moscow Biennale

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS and FESTIVALS  2000 - 2006
2006 - DISLOCATE, Tokyo,ExiS-2006, Seoul ;Kunst-Vlaai, Amsterdam; Film eXperience, Amsterdam; ART TECH MEDIA 06, Spain; VIDEOFORMES, Clermont-Ferrand, France VIPER, FILM VIDEO AND NEW MEDIA, Basel; 2005 BEYOND MEDIA, Florence; ME MYSELF and I, Arti en Amicitiae, Amsterdam; CINEFANTOM, Moscow; Instants Video Festival, Martigues, France; UniMovie, Pescara, Italy; BACKUP Weimar; NUIT BLANCHE, Paris; PUSTO, Moscow; Images Contre Nature, Marseille; 6 MEDIA FORUM, Moscow; VIDEOFORMES Festival, Clermont-Ferrand; Red Shift Festival, New York; 2004 Médiathèque Cocteau, Massy, France; 4x4, London; 5 MEDIA FORUM, Moscow; Photo Biennale, Moscow; 2003 Chekhov Theatre Festival, Tokyo; The Screaming Daffodil, Rotterdam; 2002 Arttra, Amsterdam; 2000 Hannover  Video project for the Dutch Pavilion

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
National Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow;

Moscow Museum of Modern Art;

Moscow House of Photography;

State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow;

The Kolodzei Art Foundation, USA;

Foundation Sandretti, Rovereto, Italy.

 

DVD “City2City”, 2005, works of 10 international artists, “Lowave”, Paris.