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Public program
16 April 2017 14:30 – 16:00
Garage Atrium
Free 7–9
A Meeting with Taus Makhacheva
Seminars, Workshops & Training
The April meeting is a part of the public program for the Garage Triennial of Russian Contemporary Art and is devoted to the work of Dagestani artist Taus Makhacheva. The artist’s works are presented at the exhibition in the Allegiance to the Fidelity to Place Directory.

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.