PODROOM Gallery 15.12. at 2pm
Artem Ushan is Russian film curator based in Berlin. His encounter with contemporary art happened after he met at the Moscow University the members of the art collective RADEK. He participated in some actions and projects of RADEK before he started his solo career in 2004. After moving to Berlin in 2010, Artem Ushan started to work with moving images as an artist as well as a curator. In 2015 he successfully defended a thesis on the topic «Aspects of a film curatorial practice» at the Berlin University of the Arts. As a part of his ongoing research on the topic of exhibiting moving images he created the WIPE amateur film festival and it was premiered on the October 2016.
Ushan will talk about the new exhibition at the PODROOM Gallery of Cultural Centre of Belgrade, which he curated – „Life during the death: Short films of Yevgeny Yufit“, also about the film curatorial practice and WIPE amateur film festival in Berlin.
The presentation will be held in English.