SALON IG: Nika Kupyrova

Nika Kupyrova talks about her project “Thinking about artists” in conversation with Elke Krasny

6. June 2017, 19:00

Galerie IG BILDENDE KUNST
Gumpendorfer Straße 10-12
1060 Vienna

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Erste Bank ExtraVALUE Art Award gives out two prizes in 2017 for Karl Salzmann and Nika Kupyrova

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PERIPHRASIS (FOR A DITTO, DITTO DEVICE)

a process-based exhibition

Sebastian Gärtner, Ane Mette Hol, Joséphine Kaeppelin, Michael Kargl, Nika Kupyrova, Stefan Riebel, Franz Thalmair

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 | 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Thursday, April 20, 2017 | 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Freies Theater Innsbruck VORBRENNER
Wilhelm-Greil-Straße 23, Innsbruck, Austria

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WORKING KNOWLEDGE

Participating artists: Julia Amelie, Mara Novak, Janine Schranz, Pawel Szostak, Dorothea Trappel, Thomas Wagensommerer

Curated by Nika Kupyrova

Opening: 28. February 2017, 19:00
Exhibition: 1. - 26. March 2017

Galerie AMU - Academy of Performing Arts in Prague
Malostranské náměstí 12
Prague, Czech Republic

Exhibition views featured by Artalk.cz

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WIRES WITH STRANGLE THE SLUGGISH PAPER

artist’s book presentation in conversation with Stefanie Seibold

Academy of Fine Arts Vienna University Library

24. November 2016, 19:00
Schillerplatz 3, 1010 Vienna

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Guided tour of the artist studios in Vienna curated by Nika Kupyrova

Visit to the studios of Fabian Seiz, Liddy Scheffknecht, Lukas Janitsch, Moussa Kone, Zenita Komad
Meeting point: 13:00 Märzstraße 111

in the framework of VIENNA ART WEEK Open Studio Day
Saturday, 19. November 2016

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YOUNG ART AUCTION 2016

Positions of the young Austrian art scene selected by Severin Dünser (21er Haus)

Exhibition: 2. – 9. November 2016
Auction: 10. November, 19:00 (invitation only)

21er Haus
Arsenalstraße 1, 1030 vienna

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AWAY think tank #3

A concept by AWAY – a project around residencies

Participants: Gerhard Jagersberger (Ministry of Culture Austria), Nika Kupyrova (artist), Bärbel Vischer (MAK – Schindler Stipendium), Lisa Mazza (curator BAU), Hansel Sato (artist), Barbara Mahlknecht (curator and lecturer at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna), Olga Okunev (Ministry of Culture Austria), Katja Stecher (co-curator AWAY)

Thursday 3. November 2016, 10:00 – 14:00
Alte Post- und Telegrafenamt
Zollergasse 31, 1070 Vienna

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ACC – A CHARACTER’S COAT

in the framework of VIENNA DESIGN WEEK
a project by Pia Bauernberger curated by Flora Peyrer-Heimstätt

works by mischer’traxler studio, Siegrun Appelt, Nika Kupyrova, Fabienne Feltus, Heirs, Anna Peyer, Taiyoung Ha

Exhibition: 30. September – 9. October 2016
Cocktail: 4. October 2016 17:00

Alte Post, Dominikanerbastei 11, 1010 Vienna

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artist-in-residence as a part of the program "Con-temporary Urbanity"
by invitation of ARTos Foundation and Austrian Embassy in Cyprus
25. September – 4 October 2016

lecture and work presentation
29. September 2016 at 19:30

The ARTos Cultural and Research Foundation
64, Ay. Omoloyiton Ave. Nicosia, Cyprus

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RETHINKING

Participating artists: Julia Amelie, Lucia Hofer, Nika Kupyrova, Jen Noh, Dorothea Trappel

selected presentations Master Diploma 2016
class of TransArts - Transdisciplinary art, University of Applied Arts in Vienna

Opening: 21. June 2016, 19:00
Exhibition: 22. June - 2. July 2016
das weisse haus, Hegelgasse 14, 1010 Vienna, Austria

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JUXTAPOSITIONEN

Participating artists: Nicoleta Auersperg, Margit Busch, Stefan-Manuel Eggenweber, Sebastian Gärtner, Maria Grün, Luzie Kork, Nika Kupyrova, Marlene Lahmer, Mara Novak, Jen Noh, Aline Sofie Rainer, Poppi Stefanska, Stephanie Rizaj, Jakob Zacharias Steiner, Hui Ye

Curated by Franz Thalmair

25. May 2016, 19:00
21er Haus - Salon für Kunstbuch
Arsenalstraße 1, 1030 Vienna

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WORKING KNOWLEDGE

Participating artists: Julia Amelie, Pawel Szostak, Mara Novak, Jen Noh,
Thomas Wagensommerer

Curated by Nika Kupyrova

Opening: 11. April 2016, 19:00
Exhibition: 12. April - 27. May 2016

IG Bildende Kunst
Gumpendorfer Straße 10-12, Vienna

as an opening event of Un_University: TransArts-Platform zu Formen der Lehre and with support of the class of TransArts at the
University of Applied Arts Vienna

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KUNSTASYL 2015

charity auction in aid of Asyl in Not

3. November 2015, 19:00
Atelierhaus der Akademie der bildenden Künste (Semperdepot)
Lehàrgasse 8, 1060 Vienna

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Occupation: artist

a lecture by Nika Kupyrova

23. October 2015, 10:20
The English College in Prague
Sokolovská 320, Prague

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ARTIST STALK

a talk by Nika Kupyrova
moderated by Michal Stolárik

Saturday 10. October 2015, 20:00

Dom umenia / Kunsthalle Bratislava
Nám SNP 12, Bratislava, Slovakia

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When Sophisticated People Think They Are Having Fun

Participating artists: Julia Amelie, Sebastian Gärtner, Lucia Hofer, Nika Kupyrova, Jakob Zacharias Steiner, Thomas Wagensommerer, Marit Wolters

Curated by Franz Thalmair

IN DER KUBATUR DES KABINETTS - art salon in Fluc : 24. June, 19:00
Praterstern 5, Vienna

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Re-

Participating artists: Julia Amelie, Manuel Beck & Jeremias Altmann, Christina Beller, Marie-Anna Christine, Maria Cozma, Sebastian Gärtner, Maria Grün & Max Berner, Christiane Heidrich, Sebastian Kraner, Nika Kupyrova, Rick Lins, Johanna Odersky, Rick Reuther, Antonia Rippel-Stefanska, Anna Sophia Rußmann, Janine Schranz, Bastian Schwind, Jakob Zacharias Steiner, Dorothea Trappel, Gianna Virginia, Marit Wolters, Hui Ye

Curated by Franz Thalmair

Opening: 18. June 2015, 19h
Exhibition: 19. June – 25. July 2015

Kunstraum Niederoesterreich
Herrengasse 13, 1010 Vienna, Austrua

Publication for the exhibition edited by Franz Thalmair and University of Applied Arts in Vienna
Berlin: Revolver Publishing, 2015

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work featured in PLATFORM PLATVORM Magazine - THE FIRST ISSUE
June 2015 : Amsterdam

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NEIGHBOURS / Contemporary Art Scene in Vienna

a lecture by Nika Kupyrova

Tuesday 19. May 2015, 19h

etc. galerie
Sarajevska 16, Prague

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WYSINWYS (What You See Is Not What You See)

Participating artists: Piotr Blajerski, Radek Brousil, Dávid Demjanovič, Erik Janeček & Franz-Julius Pelz & Martin Toldy, Nika Kupyrova, Jan Nálevka, Peter Sit, Adam Šakový, Roman Štetina

Curated by Michal Stolárik

Opening: 14. April 2015, 19h
Exhibition: 15. – 30. April 2015

SODA Gallery
Školská 9, Bratislava, Slovakia

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Seedingart: die auction 2015

Artists: Mario Dalpra, Benjamin Eichhorn, Gerhard Gutruf, Lubomir Hnatovic, Udo Hohenberger, Guido Katol, Alex Kiessling, Ronald Kodritsch, Nika Kupyrova, Michail Michailov & Hannes Anderle, Katharina Prantl, Martin Praska, Lukas Pusch, Hubert Scheibl, Die Schichtarbeiter, Anna Stangl, Nives Widauer, Zenita Luis, Sula Zimmerberger, Heimo Zobernig

Saturday, 21. March 2015, 16:00
ZOOM Kindermuseum,
Museumplatz 1, Vienna

Proceeds go to Projekts des Vereins Vollbunt

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SUPER EDITION #3

Release: 13. March 2015, 19:00

Artists from Vienna: Michail Michailov, Nika Kupyrova, Herbert De Colle, Ahu Dural, Michael Kral, Hong Zeiss, Michaela Schweighofer, Veronika Burger, Kirsten Borchert, Florian Aschka, Thorben Eggers

Artists from Los Angeles: Mirjam Thomann, Andés Felipe Uribe, Raul Baltazar. Renée Petropoulos, Benjamin Weissman, Margarethe Drexel. Isabela Avila, Víctor Albarracín-Llanos, Carmen Argote, Elena Bajo

Kunstraum SUPER in collaboration with Elisabeth Haid, Josef Schröck and SELECTO Planta Baja from Los Angeles

Kunstraum SUPER
Schönbrunnerstr. 10/1050, Vienna, Austria

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Collector & Reflector - working with found material in fine arts

guest lecture as a part of the seminar by Karin Fisslthaler

29. January 2015

The University of Art and Design Linz
Hauptplatz 8, Linz, Austria

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Open Studio Day / VIENNA ART WEEK 2014

curated by Mario Codognato (21 Haus), Franz Thalmair, Daniela Zyman (TBA21)

Saturday 22. November 2014 13.00 - 18.00

featured in the article Wenn das Öl noch nass ist in Falter 12.11.2014

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PARALLEL VIENNA 2014

Opening: 30. September 2014, 18:00
Exhibition: 1. – 5. October 2014, 12:00 - 19:00

Altes Zollamt
Schnirchgasse 9 1030 Vienna, Austria

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IN ORDER TO GET THE RAINBOW YOU MUST ENDURE THE RAIN

a project by Nika Kupyrova

Opening: 9. September 2014, 19:00
Exhibition: 10. September - 25. October 2014

O. T.
Kleine Sperlgasse 1A, 1020 Vienna

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IN DER KUBATUR DES KABINETTS - AN ON-GOING PROJECT

Participating artists: Akram Al Halabi
, Franz Amann
, Ahu Dural
, Karin Ferrari
, Nika Kupyrova
, Fabian Seiz

Curated by Ursula Maria Probst

Opening: 23. July 2014, 21h

FLUC
Praterstern 5, Vienna, Austria

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das weisse haus Jahresgabenausstellung 3

Opening: 12.June 2014, 19h
Exhibition: 13. - 22. June 2014

Kunstverein das weisse haus
Kriehubergasse 24-26, 4th floor
Vienna, Austria

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The First World Congress of the Missing Things

installation/performance project presented by Bromo Tower Arts & Entertainment, Inc.

conceived by artist Barbara Holub (transparadiso, Vienna/ Austria)
in collaboration with Marie-Christin Rissinger, Elisabeth Stephan, Julian Verocai (Social Design / University of Applied Arts, Vienna)

contributions by Lucia Hofer, Nika Kupyrova, Marit Wolters, Simone Klien

7. - 8. June 2014, 10:00 – 17:00
Lexington Market / Subway Station
320 W.Lexington St. / Baltimore, Md. USA

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OBSESSION

Participating artists: Nicoleta Auersperg, Christina Beller, Johanna Fürlinger, Sebastian Gärtner, Maria Grün, Lucia Hofer, Nika Kupyrova, Mara Novak, Jakob Steiner, Céline Struger, Lukas Troberg, Eugen Wist and Marit Wolters

cooperation between Galerie Schloss Puchheim and University of Applied Arts Vienna

curated by Lucas Cuturi

Opening: 11. April 2014 19:30
Exhibition: 12. April - 4. May 2014

Galerie Schloss Puchheim
Gmundnerstraße 1a, Attnang Puchheim, Austria

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three images from the photography series “Family Matters” are now available as an edition for Kunstverein das weisse haus

Argentinierstraße 11, 1040
Vienna, Austria

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an interview and a feature about my work in the third issue of Monika Magazine (London), November 2013 (p.84-97)

page 84-85
page 94-95
page 96-97

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Open Studio Day / VIENNA ART WEEK 2013

curated by Severin Dünser, Janina Falkner, Alexandra Grausam and Bettina Spörr
Saturday 23. November 2013 13.00 - 18.00

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LAST CALL FOR DO IT YOURSELF

Nika Kupyrova / Joe Scanlan

curated by Pirmin Blum and Andrea Jungmann (Sotheby's)

Opening: 22. Oktober 2013 19:00
Exhibition: 23. Oktober - 5. November 2013

ARTSPACE pirmin blum
Hahngasse 27,
Vienna, Austria

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PARALLEL VIENNA 2013

Opening: 8. October, 19:00
Exhibition: 9. – 13. October 2013

Participating artists: Anna-Maria Bogner, Anna Ceeh, Ramesch Daha, Dejan Dukic, Helene van Duijne, Franz Graz, Tomas Gänszler, Marlene Haring, Harald Hund, Anna Jermolaewa, Alex Kiessling, Ernst Kostlitsch, Elke Silvia Krystufek, Nika Kupyrova, Lena Lapschina, Lichterloh, Roberta Lima, Angelica Loderer, Marko Lulic, Christoph Meier, Otto Mühl, Roman Pfeffer, Markus Proschek, Nino Stelzl, Iv Toshain, Simon Veres, Mariane Vlaschits, Roswitha Weingrill, Franz West, Clemens Wolf, Erwin Wurm, Heimo Zobernig, Mounty R.P. Zentara and others

Participating galleries/exhibition spaces: AFG, HHDM, Mauve, Lisa Bird, Im Ersten, Wiener Art Foundation, Lust Gallery, Studio Mühlgasse, Helmut's Private Art Club, Galerie Konzett, Kunstbuero, Krinzinger Projekte, Stadthaus Galerie, Kunstraum am Schauplatz, CVA Satellite, Galerie Elisabeth und Klaus Thoman, Büro Weltausstellung, Ortner 2

Altes Telegrafenamt,
Börseplatz 1, 1010 Vienna, Austria

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35th Anniversary Art Auction

10. Oktober 2013

Mattress Factory Art Museum
500 Sampsonia Way
Pittsburgh, USA

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ON THE ROAD

participating artists: alien productions, H.H. Capor, Ilse Chlan, Heinz Cibulka, elffriede.aufzeichnensysteme, Beba Fink, Robert F. Hammerstiel, Marie Hermine Haselmeier, Leo Kandl, Brigitte Koyen, Nika Kupyrova, Lampalzer/Oppermann, Sabine Maier, Michael Mastrototaro, Wolfgang Müllner, Gerald Zahn and others

opening: 6. September 2013
exhibition: 7. September – 5. October 2013

curated by alien productions

Niederösterreichisches Dokumentationszentrum für Moderne Kunst
Prandtauerstraße 2, 3100 : St. Pölten, Austria

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LITTLE BIT OF HISTORY DELETING

Participating artists: Ana de Almeida, Deniz Alt, Fatih Aydogdu, Eva Beierheimer & Miriam Laussegger, Sylvia Eckermann, Sakir Gökcebag, Peter Hoiß, Nika Kupyrova, Mirko Lazović, Ardan Özmenoglu, Thomas Riess, Römer + Römer, Pinar Yoldas, Hyung Min Yoon, Gerald Zahn

Curated by Isin Önol

Opening: 23. May 2013
Exhibition: 24. May - 15. July 2013

Galerie Peithner-Lichtenfels
Sonnenfelsgasse 6, 1010
Vienna, Austria

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die weisse ab-haus-verkaufs-kunstschau

Opening: 5. March 2013 19:00
Exhibition: 6. - 14. April 2013

Kunstverein das weisse haus
Argentinierstraße 11,
Vienna, Austria

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GLOBAL LOCALS

Participating artists: Avděj Ter-Oganian, Mark Divo, Nika Kupyrova, Ivars Gravlejs, Conrad Armstrong, Noam Darom, Graeme Mckinnon, Magdalena Kwiatkowska, Vasil Artamonov + Alexej Klyuykov, Eugenio Percossi and others

Curated by Milan Mikuláštík

Opening: 11. March 2013 18:00
Exhibition: 12. - 28. March 2013

Galerie NTK
Technická 6 / 2710,
Prague, Czech Republic

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HEAD HUNTER

Opening: 6. March 2013 19:00
Exhibition: 7. March – June 2013

Tschechisches Zentrum Wien
Herrengasse 17, 1010
Vienna, Austria

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featured in the article Nomaden der Kunst in Die Presse – Schaufenster, November 2012

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MUD CAKE

solo exhibition at Lust Gallery

Opening: 26. Septeber 2012 19:00
Exhibition: 27. September – 6. October 2012
Hollandstraße 7/15, Vienna, Austria

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HAIR 2012

Participating artists: Alfredo Barsuglia, Katharina Lackner, Nika Kupyrova, Hubert Kostner, Bernd Oppl, Karin Pfeiffer, Maureen Kägi, Martin Bilinovac, Tobias Maximilian Schnell, Maria Anwander, Mariella Ross, Ernst Heckelmann, Lena von Lapschina and Reinhold Braun

Curated by Kirsten Helfrich

Opening: 6. Septeber 2012 19:00
Exhibition: 7. September – 5. October 2012

Hospiz Galerie Bregenz I Kunstvilla
Gallusstraße 38, Bregenz, Austria

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III MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL BIENNALE FOR YOUNG ART
exhibition "Inconclusive Analysis" curated by Elena Selina (XL Gallery)

12. July – 12. August 2012
National Centre for Contemporary Arts
Zoologicheskaya st. 13, Moscow, Russia

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SLOW! Zeit als gestaltbare Dimension
Sculpture Symposium 2012 of the city of Hartberg

21. June 2012 - June 2013
Schlosspark, 8230 Hartberg, Austria

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RAUM UND/ODER ORT (ZEIT-SPEZIFISCH)

Nika Kupyrova / Tom Nolan & Frances Stacey

opening speech by Mag. Hartwig Knack

9. – 24. June 2012
b a s e m e n t
Grundsteingasse 8/34-35, Vienna, Austria

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Summerstage Skulpturengarten 2012: Alternative Energy

Participating artists: Maria Bussmann, Christian Eisenberger, Michael Gumhold, Karl Karner, Nika Kupyrova, Valentin Ruhry

Curated by Loys Egg

June - September 2012
U4 station “Roßauer Lände”, Vienna, Austria

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featured artist in Sweet Station blog

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participating in kunStart: Biannual Artfair for Young Contemporary Art
16.-18. March 2012
Bolzano, Italy

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HEAD HUNTER

solo exhibition at artdepot

opening speech by Nina Kirsch (LENTOS Kunstmuseum Linz)

25. January – 1. March 2012
Maximilianstraße 3, Innsbruck, Austria

article in Tiroler Tageszeitung 7.2.2012

article in Kronen Zeitung 25.1.2012

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featured artist in Citylikeyou by FILE Magazine January 2012

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artist in residence at Kunstquartier Hospiz
16. - 23. December 2011
St. Christoph am Arlberg, Austria

Hospiz Kunst Magazine Vol. 4 – 2011

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EARWAX

solo exhibition at Galerie Kostka / Cube Gallery (MEETFACTORY)
curated by Dušan Zahoranský

9. December 2011 – 22. January 2012
MEETFACTORY
Prague, Czech Republic

article in ATELIER 26.1.2012

one of January’s recommended exhibitions in Dolce Vita magazine

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book release
Sammlung Cserni - Österreichische Kunst von 1960 bis zur Gegenwart
(publication of the Cserni art collection)

artists include: Attersee, Bohatsch, Brandl, Brus, Cserni, Damisch, Eisenberger, Gasteiger, Helnwein, Hollegha, Hundertwasser, Karner, Klinkan, Kogelnik, Koller, Kupyrova, Maitz, Mikl, Mosbacher, Mühl, Nitsch, Panzer, Pisk, Prachensky, Rainer, Redl, Ringel, Ruhry, Scheibl, Schmalix, Schwarzkogler, Stimm, Tomak, Wanke, West, Zobernig

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NO BORDERS

artists: Petr Dub, Madalina Lazar, David Pešat, Nika Kupyrova, Michal Černušák, Dragan Živanovič, Martin C. Herbst, Gábor Szenteleki, Agnes Toth, Marijana Zebeljan, Matej Fabian

12. November – 27. December 2011
Dvorak Sec Contemporary, Prague, Czech Republic

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FACTORY INSTALLED

curated by Michael Olijnyk, Barbara Luderowski, and Katherine Talcott

artists: Pablo Valbuena, Mariana Manhães, Natalia Gonzalez, Nika Kupyrova, Than Htay Maung, and Veronica Ryan

The Mattress Factory Art Museum
Pittsburgh, USA
28. October 2011 – 26. May 2012

video interview at Mattress Factory

article in DesignMagazin.cz

article in PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW

article in Sculpture Magazine

article in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Designblok 2011

as a part of Dolce Vita magazíne anniversary presentation

Designblok
4. - 9. October 2011
Prague, Czech Republic

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winner of the DISARONNO Photo Award 2011

INTERNATIONAL TALENT SUPPORT
15-16 July 2011 : Salone degli Incanti : Trieste : Italy

RISE: Nika Kupyrova
article in Dazed Digital 27. July 2011

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