total installation at the Russian Academy of Fine Arts Museum, St. Petersburg – video, audio, paintings, 2015
The feminist art-research is conducted with the help of two MA students of Curatorial Studies Department at the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences (St. Petersburg State University) – Yaroslav Volovod and Yana Mikhalina. This interdisciplinary project brings together several areas, such as: artistic research, sociology of art, visual sociology, art-history and curatorial research.
It explores the role and the status of women in two institutions which form the Academy: St. Petersburg State Repin Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture (former the Royal Academy of Art) and the Russian Academy of Fine Arts Museum. The research results are presented as audio- and video-installations displayed in several museum rooms.
photos by Solmaz Guseynova
documentation of the installation at the Russian Academy of Fine Arts Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia, September-October, 2015