IN A CONVERSATION WITH DARIA MARCHIK

Daria: I work with costumes in making a human installation. There is always an element of nature in it, like in a fairy tale. The outwear or the second skin on my characters, so to speak, is a dramatized persona or an image of the future‚Ķ I think it is a merger‚Ķindustrial evolution of our time merging with the natural eco system merging with fantasy characters. They are my fantasy….

ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE SERGEY KISHCHENKO

For me the art is in the first place an area of knowledge, just as religion and science. On the one hand I think it is impossible to take the art out of the contexts of art theory and art history. But on the other hand, I am quite aware that the art is subjective and irrational, so that we can process it with so-called second-order feelings. The art in…