Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2013

Jul, Aug, Sep

Boris Baltschun | Composer (together with Serge Baghdassarians)

Boris Baltschun / Serge Baghdassarians
Boris Baltschun / Serge Baghdassarians


Serge Baghdassarians (born 1972) and Boris Baltschun (born1974) live in Berlin and have been working together since 1999.

They make use of different media, such as installation, sculpture, video, radio and performance to realize their ideas.

Serge studied composition at the Academy of the Arts in Bremen. Boris studied electronic music at the Institute of Sonology in La Hague.

They are the recipients of many awards and fellowships, most recently the Karl-Sczuka-Preis for radios plays as radio art (2012).

Their work is shown at international exhibitions and festivals, such as ZKM / Karlsruhe, Sonic Acts Festival / Amsterdam, Art Brussels / Brussels, Singuhr Hörgalerie / Berlin, Ibrasotope / Sao Paolo, Musee d'Art Moderne et Contemporain / Strasbourg, Donaueschinger Musiktage / Donaueschingen, tina.b. / Prague, KID AILACK HALL / Tokio, California Institute of the Arts / Los Angeles, Diapason Gallery / New York, Moderna Museet / Stockholm, SFalt Fest / San Francisco.

They produced the radio plays bodybuilding (2011) and audioguide (2010) for Deutschland Radio.