Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2024

Oct, Nov

Viktoria Binschtok | Visual Artist

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

Viktoria Binschtok, born in Moscow, Russia, and raised in Germany, studied Photography and Media Art 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.

At Villa Aurora, Viktoria Binschtok wants to discover perspectives beyond the mediated reality in Los Angeles, a city known for its film and beauty industry.

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2022 | Connection, Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg
2020 | Not until Tomorrow, Klemm’s, Berlin
2018 | Pumps & Globes, Museum Folkwang, Essen
2017 | Golden Horn & Golden Case, Kunstmuseum Bonn

Selected Group Exhibitions
2022 | Give and Take, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
2020 | Dust, Centre Pompidou, Paris
2020 | New Visions, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo  
2016 | L'image volée, Fondazione Prada, Milan

Selected Prizes and Awards
2017 | Award of the Stiftung Kunstfonds and Kunstmuseum Bonn
2011 | Casa Baldi Scholarship of the German Academy Rome / Villa Massimo  
2008 | Montblanc Young Artist World Patronage
2004 | Travel Grant, Tokyo, supported by the DAAD
2003 | Studio Grant at the ISCP New York, supported by the Cultural Foundation of the Free State of Saxony