Subbotnik (traditional clean-up in spring) on the territory of the exhibition hall / AiR apartment. (photo: Cornelius Stiefenhofer)
The main purpose of our activities is woven around our newly renovated studio for Russian and international guest-artists, curators, art critics, photographers, architects and scientists who work in the field of contemporary arts.
Our main goal with the promotion contemporary arts and the development of local artists, art-critics, curators and the general audience in Arkhangelsk and Arkhangelsk Region.
Therefore we prefer artists who are willing to conduct any kind of educational artistic program, from a lecture or a presentation of their work to an exhibition in one of our partner-premises.
The Arkhangelsk International Cultural Center is founded and ran by the cultural center «Культурный центр» (a subsidiary of the Arkhangelsk branch of the Russian Artist's Union) together with Cornelius Stiefenhofer. From the Arkhangelsk branch of the Artist's Union, Olga Popova (president), Yulia Medvedeva (director of the exhibition hall) and Tatiana Klementeva contribute to the residence program, from the Cultural Center Ekaterina Bashan (administrative director).