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Sascha Alexandra Zaitseva

Born 1981 in Gusev, RU
Lives and works in Vienna.

Since September 2020 the head of Ceramics Studio at the University of Applied Arts Vienna

Education
2000 – 2004 Academy of fine arts / Prof. Bruno Gironcoli / Vienna
2004 – 2005 Diploma / Academy of fine arts / Prof. Manfred Pernice / Vienna
2004 – 2007 University of Vienna / Slavonic Studies

Scholarships / Residencies

2019 – scholarship – Arbeitsstipendium (Innovative Film) – BKA (Austrian Federal Ministry of Art and Culture)

2019 St. Petersburg Art Residency (Pushkinskaya 10)
2011/2012 Artist in residence Cesky Krumlov (Bm:ukk Austrian Federal Ministry of Art and Culture) / CZ
2010 Artist in residence Budapest (in cooperation with The City of Vienna)

Exhibitions

2020 – Transposition III, online exhibition of the St. Petersburg Art Residency 

2020 – International Art Festival, Back to Athens 2020, Athens, Greece

2020 – Arno Lehmann Preis für Keramik 2020, Traklhaus, Salzburg, Austria

2020 – Causa Formalis – Miriam Laussegger / Alexandra Zaitseva – Raumstation, Vienna, Austria

2019 – Навикула Артис / St. Petersburg, Russia

2019 – 18 + – 2,04 gallery (Pushkinskaya 10) / St. Petersburg, Russia

2019 – Water is a human right – Millerntor Gallery #9 / Hamburg, Germany

2019 – Read my lips – Nazim Ünal Yilmaz, Sascha Alexandra Zaitseva, Ulrike Johannsen / Vienna, Austria

2019 – Sans Souci – Sascha Alexandra Zaitseva, Ulrike Johannsen – Size Matters / Vienna, Austria

2019 – Kind – Kunst – Frust ? – KunstImKeller / Vienna
2018 – 10 min shift II – WUK / Vienna
2018 – Q202-Rundgang Wien – KunstImKeller / Vienna
2017 – Apolitischer Mundgeruch – Kunstraum Weißgerberstraße 11 / Vienna
2012 – Common history and its private stories – Sofia Art Gallery / Sofia / BG
2011 – Galerie Karenina / Art Moskau / Moskau
2010 – Klauzal Ter – Galerie Karenina / Vienna
2009 – Common history and its private stories – MUSA / Vienna
2007 – Kleinplastik – NÖ DOK für Moderne Kunst / St. Pölten / AT
2006 – Ramaschka – Artothek Galerie / Musa / Vienna
2004 – Schwanenhals und Goldkrepine – Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien / Vienna
2002 – Raum 8 – Meisterschule Bruno Gironcoli / Vienna

Press/Interviews

2019 – Neue Keramik / Das Europäische Keramikmagazin / artist portrait

2019 – Augustin #474 / art.ist.in / Kunst ist ein Versuchsfeld
2018 – Telepolis / Festival der Demokratie / Die Ausschreitungen rund um den Hamburger G20 Gipfel
2018 – Malmoe #82 / Wadde Hadde Dudde da?
2018 – Plastic Bomb / Neus aus der Welt der Kunst
2018 – ak Nr. 636 / Gemeinsam gegen G20

Teaching / lectures / artist talks 2018 – 2019

2019 – Artist talk – Unframed festival / Berlin / Germany

2018
Lecture – Academy of fine arts Vienna / masterclass Dorit Margreiter
Panel discussion/artist talk – annual press reception / Neues Deutschland / Berlin / Germany

Artist talks:

Filmcasino, Wien
Kino 3001, Hamburg
Studio Kino, Hamburg
Rote Flora, Hamburg
Kino Brotfabrik, Berlin
fsk Kino, Berlin

2013 ongoing – teaching, BG/BRG Maria-Trapp-Platz / Vienna

Collections
Artothek / Art Collection of The City of Vienna
Private Collection of Christian Filla

Private Collection of Яков Кальменс

Screenings 2018/2020

Shortfilm The great masturbatrass – official selection PornFilmFestival Vienna 2020

Shortfilm / Utopia:
International Short Film Festival Oberhausen
3001- Hamburg
Studio Kino – Hamburg
G20 Retrospektive / Rote Flora – Hamburg
Werkstatt Kino – München

Documentary / Festival of Democracy:
Abaton – Hamburg
Citykino Wedding – Berlin
Union Friedrichshagen – Berlin
Brotfabrik – Berlin
fsk – Berlin
3001 – Hamburg
Rex – Köln
Kino in der Reitschule – Bern
Pumpe – Kiel
Endstation – Bochum
Luru – Leipzig
Sputnik – Berlin
Ladenkino – Berlin
Monopol – München
Arsenal – Tübingen
Zebra – Konstanz
Rote Flora – Hamburg
Weltecho – Chemnitz

Walzenlager – Oberhausen
Kino am Raschplatz – Hannover
Kino am Markt – Jena
Cineding – Leipzig
Kommunales Kino mon ami – Weimar
Universum – Braunschweig
Bambi – Düsseldorf
Kunstbauerkino – Großhennersdorf
Universum – Braunschweig
Peter Weiss Haus – Rostock
Filmforum – Duisburg
Kinohotel Mayer – Harsefeld
Filmcasino – Wien
Schauburg – Vechta
Lumimere – Göttingen
Kunstverein Nürnberg – Nürnberg
Freiland – Potsdam