Ira Tsykhanskaya
(b. Moscow '85)

Video and mixed media artist. Topics: post-Soviet transformation of cultural codes and patterns of habitual perception of myth, connecting rituals and routines. The posthuman. Body hybridization.

Education: State University – Higher School of Economics (Moscow); Central St. Martins - University of the Arts London, video and photography; Rodchenko School of Photography and Multimedia (Moscow), video art.
Selected Exhibitions

Sculpture Without Content for V Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, special program Nothing Like That @Museum of Moscow, Moscow.

Video Gingerbread IV Moscow International Biennale of Young Art, special project Rustling of Angels @Electromuseum, Moscow.

Sculpture New Moscow for Code of Era festival @Russian Museum of Decorative, Applied and Folk Art, Moscow.

Video Flame UTITLEology exhibition @XV International Kansk Video Festival, Moscow.

All the World's a Display II @Veinti4/Siete Galería, Costa Rica.

LGKMS – Laboratory of Genetic Correction and Mental Crossing / by ShShSh @Armenian Lane, Moscow

Pearl project/ by ShShSh for This is the Beginning, or Virtual Genius @Nova Art, St. Petersburg,

Video and film festivals

International Video Art Festival Now&After, Moscow.

36th Moscow International Film Festival.

One Minutes, 24 ru / nl – Russian-Dutch program @Museum of Contemporary Art Garage, Moscow.

XIII International Kansk Video Festival, Kansk (Siberia).

XIV International Kansk Video Festival, Kansk (Siberia)

XVI International Kansk Video Festival, Kansk (Siberia)

International Time Based Arts Festival StrangeLove, Folkestone, UK.

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