Practice For Everyday Life

In association with the Institute for Contemporary Art (ICA) Moscow, and Centre for Contemporary Art - Winzavod, Calvert 22 presents new work from a selection of emerging artists from Russia. This unique presentation, conceived as an annual event, aims to convey a vivid sense of current artistic practice in Russia and introduce a new generation of artists and perspectives to the UK.

The participating artists have been co-selected by Joseph Backstein (Director of ICA Moscow and Commissioner of the Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art) and David Thorp (Calvert 22 Associate Artistic Director) an drawn from the ICA, Moscow and the prestigious START programme, established by the Centre for Contemporary Art -Winzavod in order to promote and develop young artists from across Russia.

Associated Event: Curator's Talk
Thu 24 Mar 2011, 6.30pm

A special gallery talk with Curators David Thorp and Joseph Backstein offering insight into the artists and themes in the exhibition. Exhibition viewing from 6.30pm, curator's talk 7pm.

Image: Sergey Ogurtsov, Gaston Bachelard burns Freud's letter at castle Marcasseles,
Bar-sur-Aube
, from the series Empty Homes of Being, 2008-2010.
Practice For Everyday Life


Event Title: Practice For Everyday Life
Postcode: 22 Calvert Avenue, London E2 7JP
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