Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2023

Oct, Nov, Dec

Viktoria Binschtok | Visual Artist

Viktoria Binschtok | Image: Privat
Viktoria Binschtok | Image: Privat

Viktoria Binschtok, born 1972 in Moscow, Russia, grew up in Germany, studied photography and media arts at the Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig. She lives in Berlin. In her photographic works Viktoria Binschtok deals with circulating images of our globalized world.

Project Description
Viktoria Binschtok would like to discover perspectives on site that exist beyond the reality conveyed by the media. Los Angeles is best known for its film and beauty industries. Ideas of a westernized world are produced and reproduced here.

Solo Exhibitions
2022 | Connection, Oldenburger Kunstverein, DE
2018 | Pumps & Globes , Museum Folkwang Essen, DE
2017 | Golden Horn & Golden Case, Kunstmuseum Bonn, DE

Group Exhibitions
2022 | Give and Take, Hamburger Kunsthalle, DE
2020 | Dust, Centre Pompidou, Paris, FRA
2020 | New Visions, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, NO
2016 | L’image volée, Fondazione Prada Milan, ITA

2017 | 'Ausgezeichnet' awarded by Stiftung Kunstfonds and Kunstmuseum Bonn
2011 | Residency grant at Casa Baldi by German Academy Rome / Villa Massimo
2008 | MONTBLANC Young Artist World Patronage
2004 | Tokyo travel grant by German Academic Exchange Service
2003 | Sudio grant at ISCP New York by The Cultural Foundation of the Free State of Saxony