Ekaterina Kenigsberg

Historian of art, curator of art exhibitions and international art projects in Belarus and abroad, photo-artist. Graduated from Minsk State Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages. Took postgraduate course of Belarusian State Academy of Arts - degree "art criticism". Had study courses at Center for Contemporary Art and Media Technology in Karlsruhe (2000), “documenta-11” (2002) and the 5th Berlin Biennale (2008), had career enhancement trainings "fine arts", "work with the press and public" in Moscow, Munich and Berlin. She is the author of over 150 articles about modern Belarusian and foreign art. Member of Belarusian Union of Artists (section of Art criticism).

Curatorial projects:

  • 2000 "Illusion of distance." Second international thematic exhibition project. Minsk, Mogilev;
  • 2001-2002 “The windows of a Town." Third international thematic exhibition project. Minsk, Mogilev, Polotsk, Brest, Grodno;
  • 2004-2005 «Illusion of time". Fourth international thematic exhibition project. Minsk, Mogilev, Gomel, Polotsk, Grodno;
  • 2006-2007 «A Stop Europe". Fifth International thematic exhibition project. Minsk, Polotsk, Mogilev, Gomel, Grodno, Brest;
  • 2007 "Translation." Festival of Belarusian photography in Palanga, Lithuania;
  • 2007-2008 «Travel Notes. Europe". Sixth International thematic exhibition project. Minsk, Gomel, Mogilev, Grodno, Baranovichi, Brest, Polotsk;
  • 2009-2010 "1989-2009: Changing World - Imprinted Time". Contemporary photography and video art from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Germany (curator of Belarus). Berlin, Moscow, Minsk, Kiev, Tbilisi, Almaty, Tashkent, Bishkek, St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk;
  • 2010 "Once Upon a Time..." Modern book illustrations for children from Belarus, Israel, Germany and Poland. Minsk, Mogilev, Gomel, Baranovichi, Brest, Grodno, Vitebsk, Bobruisk;
  • 2000-2008 curator of M-Gallery of Goethe Institute in Minsk (8-10 exhibitions per year, including solo exhibitions of M. Borozna, W. Zinkevich, V. Slauk, P. Tatarnikov, Y. Yakovenko, R. Sustov, N. Kozlov, O. Sazykina, V. Sharangovich, I. Savchenko, V. Parfenok, E. Sumarev, V. Sidorov, A. Vakhrameev, T. Suchkov, L. Abramov, V. Petrov, S. Kurashova etc.);
  • 2008-2009 curator of exhibitions at OSCE office in Minsk;
  • 2010-2011 assistant curator of the Pavilion of the Republic of Belarus at 54th Venice Biennale.


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