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Tomas Zierhofer-Kin’s Seminar

‘Innovations in the creative process’, a two-day seminar for theatre producers and art managers, was held on the 5th and 6th of December 2016 on the platform of the Cultural Management Institute. It was led by the new artistic director of the Wiener Festwochen Tomas Zierhofer-Kin. Dedicated to contemporary methods of producing cultural projects, the seminar was organised by the Aksenov Family Foundation, Avesta Group, International Festival and School of Contemporary Art TERRITORIЯ, and the Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art.
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Garage in Vienna

Aksenov Family Foundation continues to facilitate the expansion of Russia’s cultural institutions’ presence internationally. Last year the Foundation helped GROUND galleries (part of the Exhibition Halls of Moscow Association), Praktika theatre, and MediaArtLab in conjunction with Manezh to carry out their own non-profit projects at the viennacontemporary fair. This year, it is the Garage Museum of Contemporary Arts that has a stand at the Viennese fair.
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Archstoyanie 2016

Archstoyanie 2016 had its 11th consecutive run this year. The organisers framed the main theme as the concept of asylum, returning to the original role of Nikola-Lenivets as an asylum for the artists and architects seeking freedom and solitude. Aksenov Family Foundation was a partner in the educational programme of the festival curated by Antonio Geusa, a PhD in Media Arts, critic, and video-art specialist.
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Panel Discussion on Fundraising Strategies

The Fundraising Strategy round-table discussion was held on 5 February, 2016 within the framework of the second seminar on cultural marketing organised by the Aksenov Family Foundation, the Vladimir Smirnov and Konstantine Sorokin Foundation and the Avesta Group company. It was attended by Teresa Mavica, Julia Müller, Dmitry Aksenov, and Yulia Chernova. The round-table moderator was Christophe Monin, Director of the Sponsorship and Development Department in the Philharmonie de Paris.
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Russian Cultural Institutions in Vienna

Within the strategy of supporting Russia institutions, the Aksenov Family Foundation invited two GROUND Galleries from the State Moscow City Galleries Network, the Praktika Theatre and the MediaArtLab in collaboration with MEA Manege to take part in the viennacontemporary 2015 Art Fair.
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Anna Krivtsova. Scaffolding

In September 2015, Aksenov Family Foundation supported the production of Anna Krivtsova’s artwork Scaffolding by the entrance to the building of the GES-2 Power Plant as a part of Expanding Space, a V—A–C Foundation exhibition.
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