Открытые Студии


The space on the territory of WINZAVOD CCA, combining artists' studio and international art-residency. It is a place which creates a new generation of contemporary artists through work, interaction and communication of different cultures.

About the project

It is an experimental project which was created and organized by young artists to get the opportunity to become required in professional art sphere.

WINZAVOD CCA supports this initiative by providing the space, and, using its experience in working with young artists, develops a program of the project.

Project space is a former Aidan Gallery (and then Aidan Studio) space, which was situated at WINZAVOD CCA from its very creation.
"Pop up" program

Program length — 5 months

1. 3 artists per program
2. Educational program
3. Group exhibition in the end of the program; opportunity to organise a workshop by the artist
4. Opportunity to go to an art-residency abroad (on competition basis)

Main conditions of participation in "Pop up" Program
  • Age of participant: from 18 to 35 yo
  • Place of living: Russia*
  • Cost of participation: 5 000 RUR/month
  • Selection of participants through open call

*Please kindly notice that "Studio" Program does not offer accommodation
"Residency" program
Program length — 2 months

  1. 1 artist per program
  2. Artist is provided with studio space and accommodation
  3. Project presentation in the end of program; opportunity to organise a workshop by the artist
  4. Educational program
  5. Excursion series "Contemporary Russian Art"

Main conditions of participation in "Residency" Program

  • Age of participant: 21+
  • Place of living: from anywhere except Russia
  • Cost of participation: free of charge (on conditions of exchange with partner residencies) or € 800 per month (excluding travel costs)
  • Selection of participants through open call
Open-call for the 7th season:
Autumn 2021

To apply visit Apply or send an email to openstudios@winzavod.ru
Educational program of "Open Studios" project
Our project offers an opportunity to participate in open and closed educational programs

educational program

  1. English language lessons — 1,5 hours once a week
  2. Art-business lectures — 1,5 hours once per week

educational program

1. Lectures and workshops on the topics of contemporary art

These events will be additionally announced via WINZAVOD CCA social medias and in News section of this web-site.
Expert board
Sofia Trotsenko
Adviser to the Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation,
President of the Foundation for the Support of Contemporary Art WINZAVOD, Dean of RANEPA Institute of social studies School of Design
Aidan Salakhova
Artist, gallerist, public figure
Valentin Diakonov
Curator of Garage Museum for Contemporary Art, columnist for the Culture section of the Kommersant newspaper
Anastasiya Karneeva
Founder of 'Smart Art', a consulting company
in the field of contemporary art
Stanislav Shuripa
Artist, curator, one of the founders of the Institute for Contemporary Art (Moscow)
Andrey Parshikov
Curator, art-critic