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The Sea is the Limit at Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar

- ‘The Sea is The Limit’ exhibition curated by Varvara Shavrova 10th November – 10th December,  2019 Exhibition Opening 10th November, 2019 at 5.30pm The 8th Biennal Hamad bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art ‘The Seas and Mobility of Islamic Art’ Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar www.qatar.vcu.edu ‘The Sea is the Limit’ Images of refugees and migrants attempting to cross the Mediterranean Sea in […]

Inna’s Dream at Patrick Heide Contemporary Art

- Private View Tuesday 05 November, 2019 6-9pm Exhibition open 06 November – 20 December, 2019 Patrick Heide Contemporary Art 11 Church Street London NW8 8EE, UK +44 (0)20 7724 5548 info@patrickheide.com Nearest stations: Marylebone Edgware Road Opening hours: Wednesday to Friday 11am – 6pm Saturday 11am – 4pm https://goo.gl/maps/HzVekhLuAYdSHfxv5 https://www.patrickheide.com/exhibitions/innas-dream Inna is an invented name […]

Inna’s Dream

- Please join me for the Private View Goldsmiths MFA Find Art Degree Show 2019 Thursday 18 July 2019 6pm – 9pm Laurie Grove Baths 6 Laurie Grove New Cross London SE 14 6NH Open Friday 19 July – Tuesday 23 July 2019 10am – 7pm Sunday 21 July 2019 10am – 5pm Directions: www.gold.ac.uk/find-us/places/laurie-grove-baths-lgb/ www.goldsmithsmfa.com/varvara-shavrova […]

The Sea is the Limit

- 4 May – 2 September 2018 The sea is the limit is a stunning and thought provoking exhibition of international artists’ works addressing the current and ongoing issues of immigration, migration, refugees, integration and borders, both of a cultural and geo-political nature. The project, organised by York Art Gallery and curated by a contemporary UK-based artist […]

Für Babette

- Mariana Hahn performing live with The Opera Three Transformations projection at Bar Babette Berlin. 8.3.2018 from Varvara Shavrova on Vimeo.   Kosmetiksalon Babette Karl-Marx-Allee 36  10178 Berlin 9:00pm – 10:00pm Complimentary welcome drinks 9:30pm – 10pm Performance by: Mariana Hahn 10pm – late Immersive Sound Performance and DJ set by: Mieko Suzuki All-night floor-to-ceiling art by: […]

Mapping Fates. Project by Varvara Shavrova for the ProArte14 Festival at the Elizarov’s Museum, St. Petersburg.

- Интервью с Варварой Шаровой from The PRO ARTE Foundation on Vimeo. Projects Картография судеб. История семьи Шавровых в контексте Большой истории Проект Варвары Шавровой в Музее-квартире Елизаровых В инсталляции, размещенной в Музее-квартиры Елизаровых, Варвара Шаврова возрождает историю своей семьи с помощью художественных работ на текстиле, основанных на исторических фотографиях; саунд-трека, вдохновленного семейными преданиями, передававшимися из […]

Land and Sea – New exhibition

- Varvara Shavrova 'Land & Sea' exhibition teaser from Varvara Shavrova on Vimeo. ‘The Land and Sea’ series of graphite drawings was created during the Summer months in 2009 when Shavrova was still living in Beijing and was spending three months living and working in her Ballycastle studio in Kilbride. Looking over the West Atlantic coastline from […]

‘Reflections on ‘The Haw Lantern’

- Reflections on the Haw Lantern 2017 35 minutes, HD video projection with sound on loop, live performance   Video, sound and site specific live performance. This installation based on the ‘Haw Lantern’ poetry cycle by Seamus Heaney, was commissioned for the Seamus Heaney HomePlace and premiered in the village of Bellaghy, Northern Ireland, in Russian […]

Opening “The sea is the limit” exhibition

- Opening “The sea is the limit” exhibition, Wednesday 23rd November 2016. Works by Nidhal Chamekh, Thomas Kilpper, Massimo Ricciardo, Varvara Shavrova and Susan Stockwell. Press release The exhibition
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