Stephen McLeod is an interdisciplinary artist based out of Toronto and Newboro Ontario. His work is collaborative, socially engaged and presented in shifting forms of interactive installation, performance and video.
Anna Sorokovaya is a visual artist and curator, interested in interdisciplinary projects connected with topics of museology, education, reflecting on the changes of the political and cultural scenes. She focuses on issues of public and private, construction of identities, self organization. As an artist works with installation, objects and photography.
Anna studied theory and history of art at the National Academy of Fine Arts in Kyiv, did Master research about social aspects of museum practices. She participated in documenta 14, Kassel (2017) as part of the Soshenko 33 collective and co-curated Common Frontier project in the frame Kyiv Biennial (2015). Her works was exhibited within the frame of exhibitions Neighbours (Warsaw), Women’s texts: feminist art from the East (Kyiv, Madryd), UK/Raine: Emerging artists from the UK and Ukraine (London).
Since 2012 she has been engaged in activity around the preservation and actualization of Soshenko 33, an artists’ studio facility historically embedded within the postgraduate system of the National Academy of Fine Arts in Kyiv.
Anna’s residency is sponsored by the Ukrainian Institute.