Marina Davydova & Vera Martynov. Eternal Russia

12 Jan 2017 – 22 Jan 2017


Berlin, Germany


Save Event: Marina Davydova & Vera Martynov. Eternal Russia

I've seen this

People who have saved this event:


“Eternal Russia” is a glance at a few centuries of Russian history.


The curator and critic Marina Davydova develops together with the stage designer and artist Vera Martynov and the composer Vladimir Rannev a performative, installation-like parcour, which will spatially make accessible the connection between Russian history and the present. The project presents the very short but bright interlude of the political, artistic, and sexual awakening after the revolution of 1917. Why could these ideas not be implemented in the long run? The piece is an attempt to explain the barbaric change of Soviet socialism, which just ten years after the revolution was transformed into totalitarian dictatorship, skillfully hiding behind Communist slogans. Furthermore, it deals with one hundred years of longing for the pre-revolutionary Russian Empire. An image of the great Russian utopia arises.

Exhibiting artists

Marina Davydova

Vera Martynov

Related events


Have you been to this event? What do you think? Join the discussion here!
Remember, you can include links to your instagram pictures and to videos.