Weekend in Moscow: the exhibition Techne, art house cinema and concert of «Leningrad»

© Photo : AGN Moscow / Andrey Nitrocalcite estate. after the restoration. Archive photoWeekend in Moscow: the exhibition Techne, art house cinema and concert of «Leningrad»© Photo : AGN Moscow / Andrey Nicorici

Techne exhibition dedicated to technological practices in contemporary art, concerts of the «Leningrad» and «Dances a minus», a theatrical series in the format «House 19/07» and art-house film festival will be held this weekend in Moscow.

Exhibition

National center for contemporary art presents the exhibition «TECHNE. Prologue» in the framework of the same platform dedicated to innovation and technological practices in contemporary art. In antiquity the word «techne» (τέχνη) is used for works of art that were created using different tools. Platform Techne is an excursion into the history of the development of relations of the modern artist with new media, the new medium’s technological properties. This multi-year program of exhibitions, educational and performative projects, each of which will be the most detailed to acquaint the viewer with the various areas of technological art.

In this year’s draft talks about generative art. Curator of the exhibition platform — Natalia Fuchs, the curator — Antonio Geusa. The exhibition is open the project, introduces the viewer to the context of technological arts and is an exposition of historical graphic works, art objects and video installations of the iconic Russian and foreign authors. Among them — a Soviet pioneer of media art, founder of the legendary research Institute «Prometheus» Bulat Galeev; video artist, the founder of video art Nam June Paik; Japanese visual genius Ryoichi Kurokawa; world famous for its robotic sound installations and media-artist Dmitry Morozov; creating generative video canadian Jeremy Bailey; conceptualist, thinking about the future, Dmitry Prigov.

© Photo : Ministry of culture of the Russian Federalincome of the exhibition «TECHNE. Prologue»Weekend in Moscow: the exhibition Techne, art house cinema and concert of «Leningrad»© Photo : Ministry of culture of the Russian Federalincome of the exhibition «TECHNE. Prologue»
Concerts

Saturday will be the concert of the band «Leningrad». In the summer they already came to Moscow to perform at the stadium «Open arena» in honor of its twentieth anniversary, and now swung at «Olympic».

«For the anniversary of «Leningrad» has accumulated an unlikely amount of hits and finally broke beyond any genre: its commander Sergey Shnurov is conducting a talk show for pensioners, and the voice program for children, bringing the sector football fans and raises to his feet the most conservative corporate parties», — stressed the organizers.

Also on this day in club «Sixteen tons» will pass a concert of the group «Dancing minus». In 2014 the group released the album «Cold», and in March 2017, the world saw textrecovery EP «Three».

«It’s still stylish and grown-up guitar music, which many lack. It’s still the same charismatic Vyacheslav Petkun, with a half-turn winding the crowd. It is still very energy-intensive gigs when the songs are sung in unison, and the words they know everyone in the room», — emphasized in the club.

© RIA Novosti / Ramil to Setdiscoverable in fotomancer music group «Leningrad» Sergey Shnurov during the concertWeekend in Moscow: the exhibition Techne, art house cinema and concert of «Leningrad»© RIA Novosti / Ramil to Setdiscoverable in fotomancer music group «Leningrad» Sergey Shnurov during the concert
Theatre

The estate. in the center of Moscow will take place a premiere of Russia’s first theatre series in the format «House 19/07». Notably the venue of the performance. Estate. – the old mansion in the heart of the capital, the monument of architecture of the early XIX century, one of the rare specimens of wooden Empire style. Built in 1812 by architect A. G. Grigoryev, he survived two fires and has long been in disrepair. After the restoration space of the mansion for the first time will be open to the General public.

The title of the play is laid, a kind of cipher. The action of the first theatrical season of the series takes place in Russia in 1907. All screenings will begin at 19:07 — 19 performances each month for seven months. Home is a place of events and the Keeper of the secrets of his characters. Mystical story about love and passion, revenge and betrayal will unite the eight heroes at home and 51 of the viewer. The action taking place at the beginning of the last century, mysteriously intertwines with the present. Historical interiors and modern technology to make everyone believe what is happening and become a part of unexplained events.

© Photo : AGN Moscow / Andrey Nitrocalcite estate. after restorationWeekend in Moscow: the exhibition Techne, art house cinema and concert of «Leningrad»© Photo : AGN Moscow / Andrey Nitrocalcite estates after the restoration.
Movie

At the documentary film Centre and the Museum of modern art «Garage» held a festival of American Arthouse 2A17: American arthouse film festival. Viewers will be able to see the new documentary film living classic of Frederick Weisman from the program of the Venetian film festival «ex-Libris. The new York public library»; the drama of Eliza Hittman «Beach rats», won the prize for best Director at the Sundance film festival; the festival hit «Lucky» together with David Lynch his penultimate role played by the great Harry Dean Stanton.

© Cinereach (2017)scene from the movie «Beach rats»Weekend in Moscow: the exhibition Techne, art house cinema and concert of «Leningrad»© Cinereach (2017)scene from the movie «Beach rats»

Movie is Comedy Kirill Pletnev «Burn!» with Victoria Isakova and Inga Oboldina. The warden in the women’s prison gets a chance to change their destiny by taking part in the main song. However, a strong voice is not enough. Through many comical situations and a series of dramatic events heroine to re-find themselves. And the only person able to help her in this, it turns out one of the prisoners in the past the singer.

© The production company, Mars Media, the Film company Sputnik, 2017Кадр from the movie «BURN!»Weekend in Moscow: the exhibition Techne, art house cinema and concert of «Leningrad»© Film production company Mars Media Film company Sputnik, 2017Кадр from the movie «BURN!»

Source