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Date: Thu, 3 May 2007
From: "Thomas Campbell" <avvakum@gmail.com>
Subject: Contemporary Russian Art Newsletter No. 9 -- Now Online!

Dear JRL Readers:

I'd like to inform you about the online release of the ninth issue of the Contemporary Russian Art Newsletter.

The new issue includes:

- reviews of the just-completed 2nd Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art;

- an interview with artist Sergei Bugaev Afrika about the recent international auctions of Russian art;

- a report on the Black Square and Innovation Prizes in contemporary Russian art;

- reviews of the most interesting exhibitions of winter/spring 2007;

- an interview with "paper architect" Yuri Avvakumov;

- artist and curator Oleg Kulik's account of a dream he had in Bolivia;

- an interview with Olga Sviblova, commissioner of the Russian pavilion at this year's Venice Biennale;

- a calendar of current and upcoming exhibitions;

- a listing of important art publications of the last several months.

The Newsletter is edited by Dr. Olesya Turkina, senior research fellow at The State Russian Museum, and published by Nic Iljine, European representative of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation.

Contemporary Russian Art Newsletter: http://www.newsletter.net.ru/.