Republikken invites to unique workshop "Contemporary Portraits” by Belgian artist Masha Trotzky.
During the Workshop the author will not only demonstrate her artworks, but will explain and show on practice how to create contemporary portrait with simple props and artifacts of globalization (such as magazines, ribbons, packaging etc.)
The participants will have a possibility to try themselves as models and creators and receive their own Instagram portraits for memory.
You are very welcome stay for a chat, network and a Friday drink after the workshop.
About an artist: Masha Trotzky was born in Moscow, Masha Trotzky started her art career in 2009, became the “Best Photographer of Russia”(2010) National Award winner, received the Silver Graphis Award in New York (2014) and Aesthetica Art Prize in UK (2015). Artist and jewelry designer, she had solo exhibitions in Moscow, Florence, Barcelona, Hamburg, Milan and London.
«I have never been interested in photography as in mere light reflection. I do almost never use Photoshop. It's really interesting for me not only to expose the reality existing but to create, to construct my own version of it, to find protagonists. This process resembles theater, with costumes and scenery. Photography gives only simplicity of exposure…»