Marina Naprushkina 1981 Born in Minsk 1997-2000 School of Art Glebow, Minsk 2000-2004 Academy of fine arts, Karlsruhe 2004-2008 Academy of fine arts, Staedelschule, Frankfurt am Main, class Prof. Martha Rosler AWARDS 2017 ECF Princess Margriet Award for Culture 2015 Sussmann Artist Award SCHOLARSHIPS 2018 Recherchestipendium Bildende Kunst 2018 des Berliner Senats 2013 The Sommerakademie im Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern Arbeitsstipendium Bildende Kunst 2013 des Berliner Senats 2012 Artists in Residence 2012, KulturKontakt Austria 2010 ArtsLink Residencies Program, USA Montehermoso 2010, Art and Research, Vitoria-Gasteiz Araba, Spain 2007 Scholarship of the Schloss-Balmoral-Foundation North Rhine Westfalia, Germany TEACHING EXPERIENCE  From 2016 lecturer at *foundationClass, Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weißensee, Berlin, DE SELECTED EXHIBITIONS UPCOMING Keine Zeit für Kunst, Galerie Wedding – Raum für zeitgenössische Kunst, Berlin / von Brot, Wein, Autos, Sicherheit und Frieden, Kunsthalle Wien/ 2019  Global National – Kunst zum Rechtspopulismus, Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin / back there, Galerie Nord, Kunstverein Tiergarten, Berlin/ The City of Tomorrow, Art Belarus Gallery, Minsk, Belarus/ The City of Tomorrow, New Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow/ 2018 The Neighbours, Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw/ The State Is Not A Work Of Art, Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn/ We the People, Stredoslovenská galéria, Banská Bystrica, SVK/ Beyond the Barricade, Studio 3 Gallery, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, UK/ PRA___BEL, Galeria Krynki, Fundacja Villa Sokrates/ ZBOR, Y gallery, Minsk/ 2017 Double Feature # 8, Tirana Art Lab Center for Contemporary Art, Tirana/ The Kyiv International – Kyiv Biennial 2017, Visual Culture Research Center, Kyiv/ 6th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki/ Attention! Border – Arsenal Gallery, Bialystok/ Was tun? Aspekte Galerie, München/ Räume sozialer Produktion, Halle 14, Leipzig/ A World Not Ours, Kunsthalle Mulhouse, Mulhouse/ Universal Hospitality, MeetFactory, Prague/ Red Rijeka Assembly, Rijeka/ 2016 Asylum, Bielefelder Kunstverein, Bielefeld/ Universal Hospitality, Wiener Festwochen, Wien/ ZBOR. Belarusian art movement, Kyiv/ Agitprop! Brooklyn Museum, New York/ 2015 2. Berliner Herbstsalon, Maxim Gorki Theater, Berlin/ Reconstruction Disputes, Warsaw Under Construction 7, Museum of Modern Art Warsaw/ The School of Kyiv, biennale, Kyiv/ Das ist nicht meine Geschichte! steirischer herbst 2015, rotor/ ZBOR, Arsenal Gallery, Bialystok/ Post-Soviet Cassandras, Galerie im Körnerpark, Berlin/ Refugees‘ Library, After the butcher, Berlin/ The Wall. Art Face To Face With Borders, Careof DOCVA, Milan/ “T” as total resistance, SIZ Gallery, Rijeka/ Artist Organizations International (AOI), HAU, Berlin/ 2014 Progress and Hygiene, Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw Dear Art, Galerija Nova, Zagreb «Феминистская (art) критика», Feminist (Art) Criticism, ЦЭХ, Minsk The Forgotten Pioneer Movement, District Kunst- und Kulturförderung, BerlinA Parallel Modernity. Soviet Architecture 1956-1991, Centro Cultural Sao Paulo Außer/planmäßig – 50 Jahre Halle-Neustadt, Burg Galerie, Halle Demokratie hat es nie gegeben. Eine Revue, gfk, Linz Drawing the Court – 2, in support of the May 6 Prisoners, International Memorial society, Moscow The Feminist Pencil – 2, Borey Gallery, St. Petersburg  Give Us The Future, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.), Berlin 2013 “Women Commentators” The Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw The Feminist Pencil – 2, Media Impact Festival, special project of the 5th Moscow Biennale, Moscow Minsk: (Re)construction, Minsk RE-ALIGNED ART, Tromsø Kunstforening Giving Form to the Impatience of Liberty, Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart, Stuttgart Spaces of Exception, ArtPlay, Moscow Dear Art, calvert22, London Self-government: cultural evolution vs. revolution, Odessa Biennale of Contemporary Art, Odessa Open City, Festival of Art in Public Spaces, Lublin 2013 Unrest of Form / Imagining the Political Subject, Wiener Festwochen, Secession, Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna Fifth International Artists’ Book Exhibition, The King St. Stephen Museum,  Székesfehérvár Trespassing Modernities, SALT, Istanbul Former West: Documents, Constellations, Prospects; Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin Living as Form, CCI Fabrika, co-organized by Creative Time and Independent Curators International, Moscow 2012 Dear Art, MSUM – Museum of Contemporary Art / Moderna Gelerija Ljubljana Drifting Identities, KSAK-Center for Contemporary Art, Chisinau How much Fascism?, curated by What, How and for Whom (WHW), BAK, Utrecht Lost Utopia, Kunstihoone, Art Hall Gallery, Tallinn West of EastGallery for Contemporary Art “Ў“, Minsk Steirischer Herbst Newtopia: The State of Human Rightscurated by Katerina Gregos, Cultural Centre Mechelen 7th Berlin Biennale Self governing, Kalmar Konstmuseum, solo show Bucharest Biennale 5 III Moscow Biennale for young art, Moscow Beyond occupied images, Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana; City Gallery Nova Gorica The ontology of art-zero, plant Horizont, Minsk Sound of Silence: Art during Dictatorship, curated by Olga Kopenkina, The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York City PhotoIreland Festival 2012 //Migrations, Dublin 2011 Presently I have nothing to show and I am showing it!, curated by Eugen Radescu, Pavilion Unicredit, Bucharest Videoforum, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin Opening the Door? Belarusian Art Today, curated by Kęstutis Kuizinas, Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw General Plan, The Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz City A Journey East, Arsenal Gallery, Bialystok (PL), MOCAK, Krakow (PL), Polish Institute in Kiev (UA) Kritische Masse, Oktogon, Art Academy Dresden Media Impact. International Festival of Activist Art, 4-th Moscow Biennial of contemporary art, Moscow, ZHIR gallery and ARTPLAY An art exhibition on Europe?, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig A Complicated Relation, Kalmar Konstmuseum Drifting Station, Open Space, Vienna Between Europe and Asia, Shiryaevo Biennale, Samara 2010 New Frankfurt Internationals, MMK Frankfurt / Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt a.M. Visual Arts. New Practices, Gallery Ў, Minsk Opening the Door? Belarus Art Today, Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius Fokus Lodz Biennale, Lodz Is there any Hope for an Optimistic Art?, MMOMA, Moscow Glob(E)Scape, 2. Moscow International Biennale for Young Art Rückblicke, Polnisches Institut Berlin What Happens to the Hole When the Cheese Is Gone?, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea della Sicilia, curated by What, How and for Whom/WHW When One Has to Say “We: Art as the Practice of Solidarity”, European University, Saint Petersburg 2009  New Old Cold War, special project of 3rd Moscow Biennale Second dialog, special project of 3rd Moscow Biennale What Keeps Mankind Alive? 11th International Istanbul Biennial, curated by What, How and for Whom/WHW Office for anti-propaganda, solo show, gallery Clages, Cologne /Germany Lettrism, Central House of Artist, Moscow, curated by Andrei Erofeev Red Thread, Tanas, Berlin, curated by What, How and for Whom/WHW 2008 Friction and Conflict – cultural influence and exchange in Northeast Europe, Kalmar Konstmuseum, Kalmar/Sweden Where the east ends, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden Про Это, NSSA Moscow, I. Moscow International Biennale for Young Art End of 2008, Graduates show, Staedelmuseum Frankfurt, 2008 Viennabiennale, 2008, Vienna CamouFlash, Mediation biennale Poznan When I am thinking of cold Russia, I remember first the beautiful hot summers, solo show, Kunstverein Brühl 2006  Double dictatorship, solo show, Kalmar Konstmuseum, Kalmar Two questions: Who is to blame? What to do?, solo show, gallery Krings- Ernst, Cologne 2004  My president, solo show, Kunsthalle Arnstadt Public luctures, presentations, readings Über die Notwendigkeit der Kunst, Vortrag, Hochschule der Künste Bern, 2019 New Neighborhood / Moabit, a conversation between Marina Naprushkina and Vasyl Cherepanyn, Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw, 2018 Kultur in nervösen Zeiten IV: Zum Umgang mit (Rechts)-Populismus im Kontext von Kunst und Kultur, alte feuerwache, Berlin 2018 Kultur in nervösen Zeiten III: Zeichen setzen, Galerie im Körnerpark, Berlin 2018 Jour Fixe: Marina Naprushkina – Kunst als soziale und politische Praxis am Beispiel der Initiative „Neue Nachbarschaft/Moabit“, Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle, 2018 „Neue Nachbarschaft/Moabit“, Vortrag mit Lesung, Halle 14, Leipzig, 2018 Fachtagung “Kunstvermittlung zum Thema Integration für Kunstvermittler_innen an niedersächsischen Kunstvereinen und vergleichbaren Einrichtungen”, Bundesakademie für Kulturelle Bildung Wolfenbüttel, 2017 Podiumsgespräch, Keine Macht den Lügen! Über die Verantwortung der Kultur in kritischen Zeiten, Allianz Forum Berlin, 2017 Szenische Lesung “Refugees’ Library”,  Weißensee Kunsthochschule Berlin, 2017 Podiumsgespräch, Neue Gemeinschaften, Uncertain States, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, 2016 Vortrag, rbani7e! / Housing the Many – Stadt der Vielen, Hamburg, 2016 Symposium, Neue Nachbarschaften. Formen künstlerischen Handelns im Zeichen der Migration, Bielefelder Kunstverein, 2016 Konferenz “Museen als Schaufenster in die neue Welt”, Leibniz-Institut für Raumbezogene Sozialforschung, Jüterbog, 2016 Welches Land wollen wir sein?, Hans Otto Theater Potsdam, 2016 Auch Albert Einstein war ein Flüchtling, Das Einstein-Forum, Potsdam/Caputh, 2016 Artist Organizations International (AOI), HAU, Berlin, 2015 Lesung, internationales literaturfestival berlin, 2015 Lesung, Literaturfest München, 2015 Lesung und Gespräch, Literaturhaus Stuttgart, 2015 Neue Heimat, Lesung, Maxim-Gorki-Theater, 2015 Artist Talk zum neuen internationalen Anni und Heinrich Sussmann-Kunstpreises,  Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien, Wien, 2015 Workshops and Public Sessions, “Public art and its role in audience development”, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2015 Podiumsgespräch, Die neue Intoleranz – Wo die künstlerische Freiheit stirbt, ist auch die Demokratie bedroht, Allianz Kulturstiftung zusammen mit Neuer Berliner Kunstverein n.b.k., 2015, Berlin Kongress der Möglichkeiten, Kunstraum Kreuzberg Bethanien, Berlin, 2015 Demokratie hat es nie gegeben. Eine Revue, gfk, Linz, 2014 Unter Ausschluss der Öffentlichkeit, 3-tägiger Workshop in Berlin und Stuttgart, Württembergischer Kunstverein im Rahmen der Ausstellung „Ungeduld der Freiheit“, Stuttgart, 2014 Vortrag, Former West: Documents, Constellations, Prospects; Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, 2013 Podiumsgespräch „be Berlin – be diverse“, n.b.k., Berlin, 2013 Workshop im Rahmen der Ausstellung Unrest of Form / Imagining the Political Subject, Wiener Festwochen, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna, 2013 Artist Talk, Galerija Nova, Zagreb, 2014 “More Europe” in and outside the EU. Which role can culture play?, European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) Warsaw, 2013 Konferenz, Going Public – Über die Schwierigkeit einer öffentlichen Aussage, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst Leipzig, 2012 Artist Talk, im Rahmen der Ausstellung “Newtopia: The State of Human Rights”, Mechelen 2012 Artist Talk, Truth Is Concrete 24/7 Marathon, Steirischer Herbst, Graz, 2012 Podiumsgespräch, WORLD ART DAY at Moderna Museet, Stockholm, 2012 Zivilgesellschaften in der Ukraine und Belarus, Leipziger Buchmesse, 2012