Electric Visions Part I: Waiting for a New Myth.
Opening: January, 22nd at 5 p.m.
The history of video art in Russia is not very long: artists started
to work with cameras there as late as at the turn of the 90’s.
However, in the last 15 years Russian video art has developed considerably.
The programme Waiting for a New Myth reflects its main tendencies and
shows attempts of Russian artists to create their own myths in the existing
After the projects premiere in St-Petersburg, “Electric Visions” was shown in 14 cities of Russia and in a number of European museums and centers of contemporary art: in Bergen (Norway), Bilbao (Spain), Riga (Latvia) and Vilnus (Lithuania).