Until ... May 5 in the exhibition hall of the National Centre for Contemporary Arts (NCCA) at the Zoological streets of Moscow opened an exhibition of nominees - finalists of the VIII All-Russian competition in the field of contemporary visual art "Innovation." The exhibition was prepared curator Irina employee NCCA throat and architect Anton Nagovitsyn.
Itself presentation materials finalists made very convincing. Without elaborate architectural excesses, with which some of the previous exhibitions have sinned "Innovation." With a clear rhythm, a sense of scale ratios of different projects and respect for each exhibitor. On the part of the image of "Innovation" recalls divided into sections, scientific and technical laboratory. Each compartment is clean, simple, sterile and clearly labeled. Transect across the hall light red design - modules, or to install an array of individual materials exhibition. I recall the familiar from photographs halls of the first workers' clubs of avant-garde times ...
From the article " conveyor of ideas », Sergei Khachaturov," Arterritory "
... Of course, in the microscopic (about 150 sq. m.) compared with the spaces of national museums and arts centers in other countries (take the same Paris Centre Pompidou) Hall NCCA reflect the scale of the past year across the Russian exhibitions simply impossible: there is no place for exhibiting at least one object of each project-nominee. However, its curator Irina Gorlova together with the architect Anton Nagovitsyn this time dealt with the exposure is better than ever - apparently gave them inspiration welcome the recent approval of the Ministry of Culture of the project of the new museum building on the NCCA Khodynka. It should stay and a permanent display of the impressive assets of the institution, and a huge exhibition space for temporary exhibitions ...
From the article " Steel in Art: exhibition of nominees for the "Innovation", "OlegKrasnov," Arterritory "