Participant Profile

Semyon Motolyanets


Semyon Motolyanets works in Belarus and Russia. He is a member of the group PARAZIT (PARASITE) and co-founder of the group MYLO (SOAP). He works in performance, installation, and sculpture. Motolyanets received the Innovation Prize (2009) in the category “New Generation” as part of the group MYLO. His works are in the collections of the State Russian Museum, the Perm Museum of Contemporary Art, and the Museum of Nonconformist Art in St. Petersburg, as well as in private collections in Russia and Germany.

Motolyanets planned to study “common areas” in Chisinau’s urban spaces, installing a series of objects in them.