Participant Profile

Alexander Ivanov

St. Petersburg

Alexander was born in St. Petersburg in 1988. He works as a researcher and art-manager specializing in cultural theory, museum education and marketing. While working as a communications and project coordinator for several Russian and international contemporary art institutions he organized conferences, presentations, lectures, workshops, and cultural events focused on visual studies, participatory museum practices and museum communication. He also worked on for the European Biennial of Contemporary art Manifesta 10 where he was responsible for several projects aimed at making contemporary art accessible to multiple community groups as well as to the general public.