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Zoya Falkova

Born 27.10.1982 in Alma-Ata (now Almaty), USSR, Kazakh Republic
1988-1999 – School #135; Alexander Tkachev’s art-studio, Almaty, Kazakhstan
1999-2004 – Kazakh Leading Academy of Architecture and Civil Engineering, architect

2013-2016 – student in Open Literature School Almaty, poetry workshop

2016-2017 Dukley European Art Community Summer School, student. Kotor, Montenegro


Solo exhibitions:

2018Disappearing Peninsula / Southern Siberia, Kyiv, Ukraine

2017PLAYINGTHEWOMAN, Esentai gallery, Almaty
curator – Valeria Ibraeva(Almaty)

Group exhibitions: 

2018

Bread&Roses, Berlin, Germany
curator – David Elliot

Reload, Astana, Kazakhstan
curator – Aigul Ibraeva

On the corner, Tselinny, Almaty, Kazakhstan
curator – Meruert Kalieva

There is nothing to see at the basement, Almaty, Kazakhstan

In/visible: Gender and Art in Azerbaijan and Central Asia, Prague, Czech Republic

Blue Container, Duisburg/Dusseldorf, Germany
curator – Francesca Jordan

Red Pill, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

2017

QWAS – Migrating Dialogue // bilocal transcultural exhibition //, Almaty, Kazakhstan / Zurich, Switzerland

Human rights. 20 years after. Artmeken gallery,  Almaty, Kazakhstan
curator – Valeria Ibraeva

Young artists exhibition, ARTBATFEST2017, Almaty, Kazakhstan
curator – Vladislav Sludskiy

Odessa biennale of contemporary art

Jugooceanje 2017, DAC, Kotor, Montenegro
curator – Yuriy Shabelnikov

Embracing the neighborhood, DAC, Kotor, Montenegro
curator – Alexander Zhuravlev

Limited liability pavilion 3.0 , Venice, Italy
curators – Vladislav Sludsky(NY) and Olga Vesselova(Almaty)

Limited liability pavilion 2.0 , Kiev, Ukraine
curators – Vladislav Sludsky(NY) and Nikita Kadan(Kiev)

First of April Competition-2017, Bishkek
curators – Ulan Japarov, Chingiz Aydarov, Marat Raiymkulov

 

2016

The Open International Festival of Contemporary Art “Parallels”, Kurgan, Russia

«Changes. Time research» exhibition, Almaty
“MNEMOZINA’S DREAM” videoart.

Luciano Benetton Collection , Italy-Kazakhstan
Curator – Valeria Ibraeva (Almaty)

“Kotorый” exhibition of DAC Summer School, Kotor, Montenegro.
curator – Petar Ćuković

Astana Artfest2016,  Astana, Kazakhstan

“Symbiosis” exhibition, botanic garden, ARTBATFEST2016, Almaty, Kazakhstan
curator – Yana Malinovskaya

Young artists exibition, tram depo, ARTBATFEST2016, Almaty, Kazakhstan
curator – Yuliya Sorokina

ArtEnergy festival, Almaty

Post/Начало, Almaty
curator – Alexandra Tsay(Almaty)

 

2015

«8th River» exhibition, installation.  Almaty.
Curator – Yana Malinovskaya

 «Eurasia» exhibition of Kazakhstan art, Erart Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia

«We Rivers» exhibition,   Almaty.
Curator – Yana Malinovskaya

«The Feast» exhibition, Almaty
Curator – Yana Malinovskaya

 

2014

«Life is a legend» exhibition of Kazakhstan art, Strasbourg, France
Exhibition curatorship: Dimitri Konstantinidis, director of Apollonia, Daria Evdokimova, artistic projects manager, Apollonia, and Estelle Pietrzyk, director of MAMCS

 

2013

“Second gender” exhibition,  Almaty.
Curator – Maria Vilkoviskaya (Almaty)

“GLACIER MUSIC” project & contest,  Almaty-Tashkent-Dushanbe-Bishkek
Curator – Lillevan (Germany)

public art festival ARTBATFEST:

ALA Legal graffiti wall,   Almaty.
Curator – Kendal Henry(NYC)

“Seashell hearing” exhibition,   Almaty. 
Curator – Gulnur Kulkybaeva.  

“Rape of Europa” exhibition,  Almaty.
Curator – Valeria Ibraeva (Almaty)

“Women’s deal” exhibition,  Almaty.
Curator – Maria Vilkoviskaya (Almaty)

 

2012

 public art festival ARTBATFEST,  Almaty.
Curator – Dmitriy Pilikin (SPb)

 

2011

video art exhibitions “Climat&arts” in Tashkent, Bishkek, Dushanbe, Almaty

public art festival ARTBATFEST, Almaty. Illustrations

Omnibus ensemble’s (Tashkent) “Mnemozina” project, videoartist

 

 

 

 

Awards

2012 Special jury prize of CAFIF film&videoart festival, Tashkent, Uzbekistan, for “The Hurl” short film

2013  first prize on the “GLACIER MUSIC” contemporary art project&contest, Almaty, Kazakhstan, for “GLACIER ORCHESTRA”, interactive sound installation.

2013  Gran prix on the “GLACIER MUSIC” contemporary art project&contest, Almaty, Kazakhstan, for “GLACIER ORCHESTRA”, interactive sound installation.



Poetry

2013-2014, 2015-2016 Student of Open Literature School Almaty

2018

Under one cover, qweer poetry

2017

Big Almaty poetry SLAM

Illustrated guide to the meanings of Almaty

2016

poetry&illustrations in “YSSO ODYN ” poetry paper, #5

 “Polutona”

“Лиterraтура”

«Literaturnaya Alma-Ata» literary miscellany

2015

“Polutona”

“Polifonia” International Literature Festival, Almaty

2014

Open Literature School of Almaty(OLSA), Poetry workshop

OLSA students’ best texts issue.

“Polifonia” International Literature Festival, Almaty

 

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