Kristina Solomoukha and Paolo Codeluppi
Born 1971 in Kiev, Ukraine, Kristina Solomoukha studied between 1986 and1989 at the School of Industrial Art of Kiev in its industrial aesthetic department. In 1995 she graduated from the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts of Paris in France. Her installations, drawings and video were largely exhibited in France and abroad.
Paolo Codeluppi born 1974 in Singapore. In 1998 he graduates from l’Accademia delle Belle Arti di Brera in Milan Italy and in 2002 from Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux Arts of Paris. From 2001 to 2003 he is one of the organizers as artist and curator of Paris Project Room an artist run gallery space.
Paolo and Kristina have been collaborating since 2012. Their art work in the various forms of installations, videos and conferences, is born from a shared dialogue and discussions, using the large field of research in subjects like history and anthropology. Most of the propositions investigate different cultures and geographies, exploratory trips to various countries becomes an integral part of process in how the artist elaborate their ideas.
Recently their work has been shown in Les Laboratoires of Aubervilliers, at Nuit Blanche in Paris, at FID International Film Festival of Marseille, in 116 contemporary art centre of Montreuil, in FRAC Poitou-Charentes, and in Contexts gallery in Paris.