“Garage/BMW : Art/Tech Grant”. BMW Group Russia and Garage Museum of Contemporary Art announce vital long-term partnership and a initial target of a grant.

Posted on 13. Apr, 2018 by in BMW Canada

Moscow. Sergey Kasich is a initial target of the
corner “Garage/BMW : Art/Tech Grant” module by BMW Group Russia and
Garage Museum of Contemporary Art that was announced this Tuesday.
The extend module is directed during ancillary sole and common art
projects in a margin of IT, engineering and extend art. Over the
duration of one year year, Sergey Kasich will accept a monthly
extend and will be means to exercise his art plan “Spaces
of Silence”. The artist will also be means to deliberate with BMW
designers and engineers on a fulfilment of his plan and visit
BMW Headquarters, BMW Museum, BMW Welt and other applicable locations. 

Sergey Kasich’s plan “Spaces of Silence”

Every year, a acoustic sourroundings of complicated cities is becoming
noisier. A series of countries already have legislation in place to
strengthen a clarity of conference of a population, though these standards
are not always met. It is scientifically proven that overabundance of
heard stimuli can adversely impact a mental and even physical
health of vital beings. Similar to programs that strengthen urban
architecture, Sergey Kasich proposes to safety overpower with a help
of a hybrid open art plan that combines complicated parametric
architecture, digital design, sound art, initial acoustics as
good as work with civic information and investigate in a margin of materials. 

The plan involves measuring a sound turn in a city, zoning of
sound environments, a showing of comparatively still areas of open
space and a origination of special structures in comparison locations
done of noise-absorbing screens versed with relate surfaces on the
inside. The pattern is set to solve a paradoxical task: formulating a
space stable from a sound inside and outside, while withdrawal it as
open as possible. Places of overpower are recorded and turn even
quieter, formulating singular environments for a caller to experience
sound in astonishing ways.  

Stefan Teuchert, President of BMW Group Russia, pronounced about the
partnership: “With BMW during a forefront of technological
creation and digital care when it comes to a core business,
Garage is a healthy partner when it comes to exploring art and
technology. For a past fifty years, BMW has been concerned in
hundreds of informative initiatives worldwide. Both Garage and BMW are
now putting their heads, expertise and networks together to create
suggestive platforms for contemporary art in a future. As a cultured
brand, we trust in lenient creation and aesthetics, creating
singular and immersive practice in all we do. BMW’s long-term
partnership with Garage, thus, creates a clever bond with one of the
good general hubs for a humanities of currently and tomorrow.” 

BMW Group’s partnership with Garage Museum of Contemporary Art

BMW Group Russia and a Garage Museum of Contemporary Art have
launched their long-term team-work in 2017. With this partnership,
a BMW Group aims during creation art and enlightenment some-more permitted and, in
particular, ancillary contemporary art in Russia. 

Recognizing a need for institutional support of enlightenment and art in
Russia, Garage Museum of Contemporary Art founded a initial grant
module for rising artists in 2012. This module is still a only
one of a kind in a country. Recipients of a extend work in
several areas of contemporary art: video art, photography,
performance, painting, transport art.

BMW Group Russia concentrates a efforts especially on a recently
enclosed Art and Technology section, that supports rising artists
and artist groups operative with information and engineering
technologies as good as in a margin of extend art. Offering emerging
artists a duration of financial independence, a Art/Tech Grant allows
them to turn some-more deeply intent in artistic activities, to grow
professionally and to control research. The target will also be
invited to take partial in BMW Group’s and Garage’s activities and will
have a event to transport to Munich together with a curator of
a module to revisit obvious museums, including a BMW Museum. 

The team-work of both parties extends over a extend program. The
BMW Group has among others upheld a muster “Under the
Radiation Falls”, presenting a work of Takashi Murakami, and the
PERFORM film festival in 2017. In serve to that, BMW Group Russia
has launched a children’s educational plan BMW Junior Campus on
a Arts Square in front of a museum. Young visitors of a Museum
and a Gorky Park can learn about protected and obliged function on
a highway in short, interesting workshops. 

About Serge

Sergey Kasich (b. 1984) is an interdisciplinary artist, engineer of
interactive installations, curator and musician. He graduated from the
psychology dialect of Moscow State University M. V. Lomonosov
(2006). Initiator (2014) and curator of a Moscow gallery of sound
art SA)) gallery and Moscow Studio of initial sound and
multimedia record SA)) studio. In 2015, he was a member of the
general jury of Prix Ars Electronica (Austria); in a same
year, he supervised Russian Sound Art Showcase — a module of
projects of Russian sound artists during a festival Ars Electronica 2015
(Linz, Austria). The artist’s works were presented during numerous
exhibitions and festivals in Austria, Great Britain, Germany, Italy,
Kazakhstan, Russia and Japan. 

Garage Museum of Contemporary Art

Founded in 2008 by Dasha Zhukova and Roman Abramovich, Garage is the
initial munificent establishment in Russia to create a comprehensive
open charge for contemporary art. Providing opportunities for
discourse as well as the prolongation of new work and ideas, a Museum’s
endless module of exhibitions, events, education, investigate and
edition reflects stream developments in Russian and international
culture. Central to these activities is the Museum’s collection, which
is the usually open repository in the nation associated to the development
of Russian contemporary art from a 1950s to the present. 

The classification was primarily housed in (and perceived a name from)
a eminent Bakhmetevsky Bus Garage in Moscow, creatively designed by
Constructivist designer Konstantin Melnikov. On Jun 12, 2015, Garage
welcomed visitors to a initial permanent home. Designed by OMA, this
is a groundbreaking refuge plan that has remade the
famous Vremena Goda (lit.: seasons of a year) Soviet Modernist
grill built in 1968 in Gorky Park into a contemporary museum. 

The Iris Foundation was founded in 2008 by Daria Zhukova and is a
non-profit organization dedicated to foster a bargain and
growth of contemporary culture.  The Iris Foundation supports all
activities of a Garage in Russia and all over a world. 

For serve questions greatfully contact: 

Dr Thomas Girst

BMW Group Corporate and Intergovernmental Affairs

Head of Cultural Engagement





Email: presse@bmw.de


Ilya Baryshev

BMW Group Russia

E-Mail: Ilya.Baryshev@bmw.com 


About BMW Group’s Cultural Commitment

For roughly 50 years now, a BMW Group has instituted and intent in
over 100 informative cooperations worldwide. The association places a main
concentration of a long-term joining on contemporary and complicated art,
exemplary song and jazz as good as pattern and design. In 1972,
3 large-scale paintings were combined by a artist Gerhard Richter
privately for a corridor of a BMW Group’s Munich headquarters.
Since then, artists such as Andy Warhol, Jeff Koons, Daniel Barenboim,
Jonas Kaufmann and designer Zaha Hadid have co-operated with BMW.
Currently, womanlike artist Cao Fei from China and American John
Baldessari are formulating a subsequent dual vehicles for a BMW Art Car
Collection. Besides co-initiatives, such as BMW Tate Live, a BMW Art
Journey and a “Opera for All” concerts in Berlin, Munich and London,
a association also partners with heading museums and art fairs as well
as orchestras and show houses around a world. The BMW Group takes
extensive artistic leisure in all a informative activities – as this
beginning is as essential for producing groundbreaking artistic work
as it is for vital innovations in a successful business. In Russia,
for some-more than 10 years, a BMW Group has upheld a Bolshoi
Theatre and comparison informative initiatives. 

Further information: www.bmwgroup.com/culture
and www.bmwgroup.com/culture/overview

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The BMW Group prolongation network comprises 30 prolongation and assembly
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In 2017, a BMW Group sole over 2,463,500 newcomer vehicles and
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financial year 2017 was € 10.655 billion on revenues amounting to
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workforce of 129,932 employees. 

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ecological and amicable sustainability via a value chain,
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