How to gather? Acting in a Center in a City in the Heart of the Island of Eurasia

Under challenging circumstances, the Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art opts for a radical format and changes its structure: the biennale will be condensed into ten days. Artistic, discursive and reflective moments will shape the space. Located in the Pavilion No.1 of VDNKh, it is here that the Moscow Biennale will evolve, as a think tank in real time.

Biennale: Sept 22 - Oct 1, 2015
Documentary exhibition project: Oct 3 - Oct 11, 2015

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Mian Mian

Born in CN
Based in Shanghai, CN

Chinese writer Mian Mian has published works on Chinese youth and pop culture since the 1990’s. After being a DJ and promoter she also worked as an actress in the film version of her book We Are Panic. Her novels were internationally recognized and translated. Parts of her work was censored in China.

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Mian Mian's Talkshow, 2015

In a daily talkshow together with Nicolaus Schafhausen Mian Mian addressed one question per day, inviting different guests to join in a fish-bowl-situation. Like TV-talkshows this one revealed scandals, gave shocking insights and allowed for chit-chat.