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See How the Past Creates the Present at This Month’s Must-visit Exhibitions

See How the Past Creates the Present at This Month’s Must-visit Exhibitions
It is often claimed that the present is the outcome of the past. Here is a selection of current exhibitions to help you draw your own conclusions about this statement.

‘Humans Are No Longer at the Top of the Hierarchy’

‘Humans Are No Longer at the Top of the Hierarchy’
In June, the HSE ART GALLERY opened the final exhibition under the general curatorial theme ‘In a Land Faraway’. The exhibition displays the best works by students, graduates, and lecturers of the HSE Art and Design School created over the past year. Thousands of artists applied to participate in the exhibition.

‘Over the Past Four Years, the Students Matured into Full-fledged Artists’

‘Over the Past Four Years, the Students Matured into Full-fledged Artists’
Eight graduates of the 2021 Bachelor's programme in Design and Contemporary Art at the HSE Art and Design School presented their projects at the Diploma21 exhibition, which recently opened at the HSE ART GALLERY. Each installation is the culmination of a whole year of work by the artists, who reflect on different themes, explore, criticise, and construct a specific language of communication.

‘With My Installation, I Invite Viewers to Feel Like Kids’

Elena Panicherskaya, ‘Yellow Corner’, installation
The NOW exhibition, featuring works by alumni of the Design and Contemporary Art profile, will continue its run at the HSE ART GALLERY for one more weekend before it ends on October 11. HSE News Service spoke with the featured artists about how they answered the question ‘Who are we right now?’ and what they would like to convey to viewers with their work.

HSE Art & Design School Invites You to UTOP-TOP-TOPIA Exhibition at HSE ART Gallery

HSE Art & Design School Invites You to UTOP-TOP-TOPIA Exhibition at HSE ART Gallery
The HSE ART Gallery is opening its second season with an animation and illustration exhibition by first-year students. The exhibition was prepared as part of a course designed and taught by Russian artist Pavel Pepperstein in HSE’s Art & Design School this spring.

'Comrades of Light' Exhibition Opens at HSE Art Gallery

On June 18, the HSE Art Gallery opened a new exhibition, Comrades of Light, a full-scale installation simulating the space of a Soviet apartment with barely noticeable mutations and distortions. Within this space an alternative history of the Soviet Union unfolds on a sequence of matchbox labels, some of which are copies of real labels from the 1950-80s, and some of which are the creations of project authors Alexandra Kuzetsova and Darya Dolgopolova.
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