OPEN
STUDIOS
WINZAVOD
Get familiar with the future of the art scene
OPEN
STUDIOS
WINZAVOD
Get familiar with the future of the art scene
Open Studios is an experimental, self-organising environment made for young artists.
The project has been launched by WINZAVOD, the fund that supports contemporary art in order to create a platform that would connect principles of an art studio, artist residence and an art school based in one of the leading Russian art institutions.

The project offers a comfortable working space, an interesting educational programme and an opportunity to integrate into a professional environment.

For emerging artist taking part in this project is an opportunity to make their first steps in a creative and commercial space under supervision of experienced professionals. For gallerists and curators it is an opportunity to meet with a the future art stars at the stage of their development. For everyone else it will be a great opportunity to observe the process of art creation.
Open Studios is an experimental, self-organising environment made for young artists.
The project has been launched by WINZAVOD, the fund that supports contemporary art in order to create a platform that would connect principles of an art studio, artist residence and an art school based in one of the leading Russian art institutions.

The project offers a comfortable working space, an interesting educational programme and an opportunity to integrate into a professional environment.

For emerging artist taking part in this project is an opportunity to make their first steps in a creative and commercial space under supervision of experienced professionals. For gallerists and curators it is an opportunity to meet with a the future art stars at the stage of their development. For everyone else it will be a great opportunity to observe the process of art creation.
PROGRAM
«Workshop»
  • Oriented for Russian artists
  • Program's length – 5 months
  • Artist is given a working space in Studios

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«Pop-up»
  • Oriented for Russian artists
  • Program's length – 5 months
«Open Studios+»
  • Oriented for Russian artists working with performances, video, installations and other media
  • Program's length – 5 months
  • Artists are given a working space in Studios for the length from 2 to 5 months
«Residence»
  • Oriented for one international artist (excluding attendants)
  • Program's length – 2 months
«WORKSHOP»
  • Oriented for Russian artists
  • Program's length – 5 months
  • Artist is given a working space in Studios
«POP-UP»
  • Oriented for Russian artists
  • Program's length – 5 months
«Open Studios+»
  • Oriented for Russian artists working with performances, video, installations and other media
  • Program's length – 5 months
  • Artists are given a working space in Studios for the length from 2 to 5 months
«Residence»
  • Oriented for one international artist (excluding attendants)
  • Program's length – 2 months
EXPERTS
FIFTH SEASON
Sofja Trotsenko
Advisor of the Ministry of Culture of Russian Federation, President of the contemporary art support fund "Winzavod", Director of the School of Design and Institution of Social Sciences Rankhigs
Margarita Pushkina
Art historian, founder of the Cosmoscow Fair
Anastasia Karneeva
Founder of a contemporary art consulting company Smart Art
Andrey Parshikov
Curator, art critic, project tutor
Nikolay Palazhchenko
Art historian, art critic, representative of Art Basel in Russia, the Baltics and the CIS countries
Alexey Novosjolov
Deputy Director of Moscow Museum of Modern Art working with exposition and exhibition, commissioner of the 7th Moscow International Biennale for Young Art.
Antonio Dzheuza
Curator, art critic
SEASON
1 SEASON
Passed from October 2017 to July 2018. 8 artists took part.
2 SEASON
Passed from October 2018 to February 2019. 8 artists took part.
4 SEASON
Passed from October 2019 to February 2020. 9 artists took part.
3 SEASON
Passed from April 2018 to August 2018. 8 artists took part.
5 SEASON
In the fifth season the concept of the project will be expanded
Open studios were launched in 2017 in a place of a former building of Aiden Gallery and later on Aidan Studios which were located within the territory of Winzavod since its foundation, a working space for artists has been organized there.
EVENTS