Анна Соколова / artist

Born in 1975, Minsk, Belarus

Lives and works in Düsseldorf, Germany

Selected works

ORNAMENT / Kunstmuseum, Bonn / 2009

ORNAMENT / Kunsthalle Dominican Church, Osnabrück / 2010

ROOFLESS / 2011

ROOFLESS / 2011

ORNAMENT / KIT, Düsseldorf / 2009

ORNAMENT / KIT, Düsseldorf / 2009

ORNAMENT / KAH, Bonn / 2010

ORNAMENT / KAH, Bonn / 2010

ORNAMENT / Trinity Church, Cologne / 2009

ORNAMENT / Trinity Church, Cologne / 2009

ORNAMENT / Glasmoog, Cologne / 2008

Site-specific sound installation ONE ART, ONE PLACE / 2008

ONE SHAPE, ONE SQUARE, ONE EXECUTION, ONE TRANSCENDENCE / 2010

CORRIDOR / 2009 // in co-authorship with Oleg Yushko

CORRIDOR / 2009 // in co-authorship with Oleg Yushko

BLACK ANGLE / 2007

SETTING / 2011

EMBEDDED STRUCTURE / 2007

ONE POEM BETWEEN THE WINDOW AND THE BLACK WALL / 2006

ONE POEM BETWEEN THE WINDOW AND THE BLACK WALL / 2006

UNDERSTAND/FEEL / 2005


Contact

Web-site: www.annasokolova.org

E-mail: info@annasokolova.org

Selected links: www.anti-utopias.com 

                              www.cee-art.com 

CV

Education:

2007–2010, Academy of Media Arts, Cologne / postgraduate study by Julia Scher, Mischa Kuball, Anthony Moore
2005–2007, Art Academy Düsseldorf / classes of Daniel Buren, David Rabinowitch
2003–2005, Le Fresnoy — Studio national des arts contemporains, Tourcoing / study by Gary Hill, David Link
1994–2000, Belarusian Academy of Arts, Minsk, Belarus / monumental painting department
1991–1994, Minsk Glebov Art School, Minsk, Belarus

Residences:

2002, Künstlerhaus Boswil, Switzerland

Prizes and scholarships:

2010, nomination Audi Art Award
2002, scholarship Künstlerhaus, Boswil, Switzerland
2002, project grant by Partnership Aargau-Belarus
2000, Belarusian Union of Artists Award

Collections:

2010, EMAF (European Media Art Festival), collection of contemporary art
2009, Permanent public installation Corridor in Mechelen, Belgium
Private collections in Belarus, Switzerland, Germany

Solo exhibitions:

2007, Embedded Structure, Atelier vor St. Martin, Cologne, Germany / in collaboration with Oleg Yushko
2002, Sweetland, Goldenes Kalb Gallery, Aarau, Switzerland

Selected group exhibitions:

2012, Abiogenesis, D-52, Düsseldorf, Germany
2012, Atelier, Platform for new art and choreography, PACT Zollverein, Essen, Gemany
2011, Licht Spiel Orte, Light Art Project, ArToll Kunstlabor, Bedburg-Hau, Germany
2011, Echo 3, Art and Exhibition Hall of the Federal Republic of Germany, Bonn, Germany
2010, Audi Art Award, NRW Forum, Düsseldorf, Germany
2010, New Talents, No2 Biennale, Köln, Cologne, Germany
2010, Mash Up, EMAF (Europian Media Art Festival), Osnabrück, Germany
2009, Along the Rhine, KIT (Kunst Im Tunnel), Düsseldorf, Germany
2009, Art Campus, Art Cologne, Cologne, Germany
2009, Contourlight, Circuit Of Light Art, Mechelen, Belgium

Selected publications:

2012, Faith, Ilona Dergach, KG, issue 5, p. 16, Belarus
2011, Four Interviews, S. Kiryuschenko, pp. 70-109, Belarus
2011, Interferences and Transformations, S. Kiryuschenko, Mastaztva, issue 1, pp. 14-17, Belarus
2008, One Art, One Place, dialog with A. Dureika and O. Yushko, pARTisan, issue 8, pp. 20-25, Belarus
2002, Art between two Worlds, Eva Neklyaeva, Taide (Helsinki), issue 6, pp. 8-10
2002, Le temps des hiéroglyphes, Pascal Colrat, Les signes de la Belorussie, Les éditions Textuel

Press/reviews:

2012, Abiogenesis im d-52, www.perisphere.de, May 14, Düsseldorf
2012, Museums Night – 2012: “Palace Complex”, www.palacegomel.by, June 17, Gomel
2011, Totals 2010: The most significant works of Belarusian artists, www.artaktivist.org, July 6, Minsk
2010, Anna Sokolova. Ornament, www.emaf.de, archive, Mash Up
2010, Echo 3, www.bundeskunsthalle.de, exhibitions, Echoraum3
2005, Bouillonnement au Fresnoy, Le Figaro, July 4, Paris, France
2004, Panorama 5: Jamais vu, L’Affiche, July, Tourcoing, France
2002, Kronen Atelier, Q Zeitung Aarauer Kultur, November 2, Aarau, Switzerland
2002, Aargauer Grenzerfahrung mit Fremdblick, Aargauer Zeitung, September 21, Aarau, Switzerland
2002, Die Schweiz und die Menschen vom Mars, Boswil Actuel, March 1, Aarau, Switzerland
2002, Der Aargau und Belarus, Aargauer Zeitung, February 13, Aarau, Switzerland

Selected bibliography:

2012, Echoraum, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany
2012, Licht Spiel Orte, Bedburg-Hau, Germany
2010, New Talents No2 biennale Köln, Cologne, Germany
2010, Mush Up, European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Germany
2009, Art Campus, Cologne, Germany
2009, Along the Rhine, Düsseldorf, Germany
2008, RCS, Beijing, China
2005, Panorama 6, Le Fresnoy — Studio national des arts contemporains, Tourcoing, France
2004, Panorama 5, Le Fresnoy — Studio national des arts contemporains, Tourcoing, France
2001, Escape. Tirana Biennale 1, Tirana, Albania

 

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