Katya Ev (ekaterina vasilyeva)

1983, Moscow, USSR / lives and works in Paris, France and Gent, Belgium

HISK, Gent, Belgium (2019-2020)
École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris, France (2007- 2012)
Master in Political Science, Moscow State University Lomonosov, Russia (2000-2005)
Sciences Po Paris, France (2003-2004)

Performances / Site-specific Projects 

2020  Last, performance, M HKA, Antwerp, Belgium

          One Might Dare To Say That Hysteria Is A Caricature Of A Work Of Art, performative journey, Venise, Italy

2019  Augenmusik, re-performance, streets of Gent / University of Gent, Gent, Belgium (curated by Bart de Baere)

          (Le plus objet des objets), infiltrated performance, Musée Zadkine, Paris, France (curated by Azad Asifovich)

2018  Gravity Boot, performance, KASKO, Basel, Switzerland (curated by Ivan Isaev & platform blind_spot)

          To Hear With Eyes, re-performance of Augenmusik, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

          Iceberg-18010813. Blue Room, expanded performance, unknown basement, Moscow, Russia (commissioned by platform blind_spot)

 

2016  Augenmusik, expanded performance, streets of Paris, France (commissioned by La Box - ENSA, Bourges / Galerie Mansart, Paris)

2015  Giorgio Agamben Fries an Egg, performative journey, Grado, Italy (commissioned by Moscow Biennale)

          To Paul To Matthew To Philip, performance, Olavsvern - ex-NATO military base, Norway (commissioned by Gallery Kurant, Tromso)

          Human Voice. Translations, virtual performance, Church Saint-Eustache, Paris, France
 

2014  Axe De Révolution, expanded performance, streets of Moscow, Russia

          Feuilles Mortes, ephemeral sculpture, Moscow State Architectural and Natural Landscape Museum Kolomenskoe, Moscow, Russia

Solo Shows

2018  Etat d'Exception. À Oksana, Galerie Dix9, Paris , France (curated by Fabien Danesi)

2017  Human Voice. Replayed, ISSMAG Gallery, Moscow, Russia (curated by Sasha Burenkov)
2016  Axe de Révolution, Galerie Nivet - Carzon, Paris, France (curated by Azad Asifovich)

2014  Piece For Resistance. Other's Dialogue On Revolution, Gallery Elektrozavod, Moscow, Russia 

2012  Vie–Ville–Vue, École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris, Paris, France (graduate show)

2011  Mindmap, La Malterie Art Center, Lille, France

2010  Luminescences, École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris , France(mid-diploma show)

 

Group Shows

2020  From Scratch To Scratch (online) KASK Curatorial Studies, Gent, Belgium

          Zommersalon 2020, Kunsthal Gent, Gent, Belgium

          Artivirals, Maaltebruggekasteel, Gent, Belgium

2019  Over my (dead) body, Gallery Geukens & De Vil, Antwerp, Belgium (curated by Azad Asifovich)

          Point Zéro, Galerie Chloé Salgado, Paris, France

          Architectures Intérieures, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture Val-de-Seine, Paris, France

2018  DO DISTURB#4, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France

          I Am Not A Robot, ElectroMuseum, Moscow, Russia (curated by Olga Deryugina )

          Something Happened, Mairie du XIII, Paris, France (curated by Jean-Christophe Arcos)

          Make It Yourself, Centre Culturel Douta Seck, Dakar, Sénégal (curated by Yves Chatap)

2017  The pros and cons of hitch hiking, Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Arts - Parallel Program, Thessaloniki, Greece

          Tinto. Without Tinto, Flash Expo Project, Brussels, Belgium

          Persistent in changing nothing: revolution by political profanes, Galerie Mansart, Paris, France - Galerie Iragui, Moscow, Russia

          Correspondances / Vasistas/ Le regard à travers la fenêtre/ Il se passe quelque chose entre nous, Galerie Mansart, Paris, France

2016  The End of the World, Centro Pecci, Prato, Italy (curated by Fabio Cavalucci)

          La Nuit Blanche 2016, Le Viaduc des Arts, Paris

          Traduire c'est trahir, Galerie Nivet-Carzon, Paris (curated Sasha Pevak & Azad Asifovich)

          YIA Art Fair, Le Carreau du Temple, Paris

          Psycho, Art Center Fabrica, Moscow / Moscow Young Biennale of Contemporary Art, Special Project (curated by Ilmira Bolotyan)

          Là où nous sommes. Regards d’artistes sur l’anthropocène, espace Jussieu, Paris (curated by Collectif Marcel)

2015  Meta-geography, National Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow / 6th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art - Special Project (curated by Nicolay Smirnof
          Leaving Tomorrow, Art Center Winzavod, Moscow / 6th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art - Special Project (curated by Ivan Isaev)
          Nothing Will Grow Together Because Nothing Belongs Together, Olavsvern, Tromso, Norway - Gallery Kurant

          - 8/+2, Galerie Mansart, Paris

          Stranger Than Paradise, Curry Vavart - CP5, Paris (curated by Ekaterina Shcherbakova)
          Bomb, Center « Krasny », Moscow (curated by Borya Kluchnikov)

2014  Plant-it, Mansart Gallery, Paris (curated by Azad Asifovich)
          Comfort Moderne, Clovis XV, Brussels, Belgium

          Beauty of disgraceful, Art Center Belyaevo, Moscow, Russia (curated by Andrey Erofeev)

Residencies

2015  Gallery Kurant ( former NATO military base Olavsvern), Tromso, Norway

2014  Gallery Elektrozavod, Moscow, Russia

2012  Le Lavoir Moderne Parisien, Paris, France

2011  La Malterie, Lille, France

Talks & Screenings

2020  artist talk, Théâtre de Châtelet, Paris, France - journées d'occupation par La Horde and “Don't Give A Fuck” (curated by Marion Coindeau)

2019  Public Pool #6, video screening, FRAC Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France

2018  Hommage to Oksana Shachko, curated conference, Galerie Dix9, Paris, France

2016  Axe de Revolution, film screening, La Colonie, Paris, France

          artist talk, University of Humanities, Moscou

2015  Axe de Revolution, film screening, Performania Festival, Berlin, Germany

          performative conference, "The Voyarist" project, Cité des Arts, Paris, France (curated by Ekaterina Shcherbakova)

          artist talk and video screening with Oksana Shachko, Festival "Media-Udar", Center Krasny, Moscow, Russia (curated by Pavlo Mitenko)

2014  artist talk, Winzavod Art Center, Moscow, Russia

          workshop with young public, Na Kashyrke Art Center, Moscow, Russia

          artist talk, Gallery Elektrozavod, Moscow, Russia

2012  Terrain I Vague, film screening, Lavoir Moderne Parisien, Paris, France

2011  artist talk, La Malterie, Lille, France

 

Scholarships / Awards

2015            Nominated for Kandinsky Prize,Young Generation 

2013/2016   Université Paris-1 Sorbonne, research scholarship 

Curatorial Projects

media collective in charge of the estate of Oksana Shachko (1987, Khmelnitsky - 2018, Paris), artist, feminist activist and co-founder of Femen, Ukraine

Collections

M HKA - Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp, Belgium 

IKOB - Museum of Contemporary Art, Rotenberg, Belgium

Friends of S.M.A.K. - Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, Belgium

HISK - Higher Institute for Fine Arts, Gent, Belgium

private collections (FR, RU, BE)

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