In this workshop, Taus Makhacheva will talk about inspiration and such important themes in her practice as tradition and memory. The artist will also help kids reanimate everyday objects by turning them into puppets. In conclusion of the meeting, the children will think of a story for each character and discuss it with the artist.
Taus Makhacheva participates in solo and collective exhibitions all around the world. The artist is a laureate and a prize winner of numerous Russian and foreign awards, including the all-Russian Innovation Contest in the sphere of the contemporary visual art, as well as Europe’s Future Award and the Kandinsky Award. The artist will present Russia at the 57th Venetian Biennial of Contemporary Art.