2014 Workshop

Russian Art and Culture Group: Graduate Workshop

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Russian Art and Culture Group, First Graduate Workshop
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Jacobs University, Bremen, Germany
Conference Room, Research IV, March 13-14, 2014


Thursday, March 13, 2014

15:00 Opening Isabel Wünsche

15:30-16:30 Viktoria Schindler: Color Theories in the Manuscripts of Russian Avant-Garde Artist Ivan Kliun

16:30-17:30 Sebastian Borkhardt: The Reception of Wassily Kandinsky in 1920s Germany

18:00-19:00 Dinner

19:00-20:30 Guest Lecture: Michael Meylac: “Poetry and Painting”: Around the OBERIOU, the Last Movement in the History of the Russian Avant-garde (Leningrad, 1928-1932)

21:00-22:00 Drinks


Friday, March 14, 2014

9:30-10:30 Tanja Malycheva: Cosmopolitism as the Driving Force in the Artistic Development of Valentin Serov

10:30-11:30 Miriam Häßler: The 1922 First Russian Art Exhibition in Berlin and its Consequences

11:30-12:30 Rebecca Wichmann: Space Exploration’s Impact on Aesthetics: Russian Avant-Garde and the Contemporary

12:30-13:30 Kirill Chunikhin: At Home Amongst Strangers, or the Soviet Promotion of American Art during the Cold War: The Case of Rockwell Kent

13:30-14:30 Lunch

15:00 Visit to the Kunsthalle Bremen and/or the Paula Modersohn-Becker Museum