First Name:Ksenya
Last Name:Gurshtein
Country:United States
Affiliation:University of Virginia
Research Interests:
  • Conceptual Art
Important publications:• “The Eloquent Spaces of Silence: D.A. Prigov’s Visual Art” in Russian Literature, vol. 76, issue 3 (Fall 2014), a special issue on D.A. Prigov edited by Dennis Ioffe. • “Utopia by Mail: Komar and Melamid’s A Catalogue of Superobjects: Supercomfort for Superpeople," Los Angeles: Getty Research Journal #6, February 2014, pp. 203-213. • “When Film and Author Made Love: Reconsidering OHO’s Film Legacy” in Kino! #11-12, Ljubljana: Kino! Society for Expanding Film Culture [Društvo za širjenje filmske kulture Kino!], 2010, pp. 128-154. (The issue was published in conjunction with the exhibition Experimental Film in Former Yugoslavia 1951-1991 at Moderna Galerija, Ljubljana). • “OHO: An Experimental Microcosm on the Edge of East and West” in Christian Höller, ed., L’Internationale – Post-war Avant-gardes between 1956 and 1986, Zurich: JRP Ringier, 2012, pp. 208-215. • Author and editor for “Artists, Amateurs, Alternative Spaces: Experimental Cinema in Eastern Europe, 1960-1990” website, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., October 2014 http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/features/experimental-cinema-in-eastern-europe.html • Bogoslav Kalaš: The Ghost in the (Painting-) Machine. ARTMargins: Contemporary Central and Eastern European Visual Culture, December 2009; http://artmargins.com/index.php/featured-articles/544-bogoslav-kalas-ghost-painting-machinearticle/