V–A–C Foundation and M HKA engage in a longer-term collaboration by supporting the work of contemporary Russian artists in a variety of way. V–A–C wants to enhance the presence of leading Russian artists, of different generations, in selected European museum collections. M HKA exhibits and collects works by artists from Russia and other countries of the former USSR. The museum focuses on ‘Eurasia’, thereby contributing to the geographic diversity of collecting and programming.


Exposure (c)image: V-A-C Foundation, 2015

Experts: Ivan Isaev, Alexander Ivanov, Nataliya Protassenia, Maria Stepkina, Anna ZhurbĐ°
Short list: Evgeny Antufiev, Evgeny Granilschikov, Ivan Novikov, Mikhail Tolmachev
Invited jury member: Vasif Kortun (Director and Curator of SALT, Istanbul)
Winner: Evgeny Antufiev (Immortality Forever )