Voin de Voin

Voin de Voin
Born in 1978 in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Works and lives in Berlin, Germany.

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2006 – 2008
DASARTS - Institute for avanced studies in the performing arts, Amsterdam

2003 – 2004
EICAR - Ecole International de Cinema et Realisation, Paris

2001 - 2004
Rietveld Academy - Audio Visual Department, Amsterdam

1998 - 2001
Theatre School - School for New Dance Development, Amsterdam

1996 - 1998
Goldsmiths College, Laban centre - Art history and dance, London

1993 – 1995
Academy of Dramatic Arts, Sofia


Co-founder of the Institute for Performance and Theory together with Snejanka Mihailova

Solo exhibitions

How Do You Picture It?, the fridge, Sofia

Disconnecting Intergod, Vaska Emouilova Gallery, Sofia
All Tomorrow Exotic, dual show with Lubri, curated by Edith Jerabkova, Gallery of Czech Center, Sofia
ἀ-μετά-καλύπτω, Sariev Project Space, Plovdiv

33° NORTH - 33° EAST, Sariev Contemporary, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Relevant works

Twister (performance), Focus Bulgaria at viennacontemporary, Vienna
Between the Lines (performance), off-program, 56 Venice Biennale
Curator of DOMA Art Fest - Nordica, Sofia

Thought for Food at WILD GALLERY, Brussels, Belgium
Doubt, Connection, Sufferance, Aisthesis, Eros, ArtInternational, Istanbul, Turkey
Contemporary Modifications, Espace Wallonie, Brussels, Belgium
Moon Voyage 36, curator, The Fridge, Sofia, Bulgaria
Българска работа | Bulgarische Arbeit, geh8 Kunstraum & Ateliers e.V., Dresden, Germany
Аnn and the Giant Appel, lecture performance, De Appel Institute for Contemporary Art, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Lets Twist and Cross, Gallery Bertrand Jordan, Paris, France
My Friend, the Artist, group exhibition, Coexistences Art Space, St.Petersburg, Russia
Manisfestation of the Personal, group exhibition, Vaska Emanouilova, Sofia, Bulgaria
Thought for Food, B-EATS at WILD GALLERY, Brussels, Belgium

Oximoron moi, performance, Atelier des Vertus, Paris
Help Centre, installation and performance, Szene Art Lab, Brussels
Philosophical Casino, interactive performance, Social Center “Xaspel”, Sofia
Manisensations, performance, curated by Voin de Voin & Stephanie Ballentine, Leap gallery, Berlin
Andy#s dream, performance, Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum for Gegenwart, Berlin
Telepathic poetry, action/performance, Stattbad wedding, Berlin
If not, tomorrow , group exhibition, Artitude V.E., Berlin
120 minutus to paradise, Ancelle Beauchamp & Voin de Voin, event, Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst (NGBK), Berlin
Wearing the Moon/s Shadow, performance, New Art Space Amsterdam, Nasa

Calling Kantor for a pattern, performance, Cricoteka, Krakow
Creating the Myth, group exhibition, Sofia Queer Forum, Sofia Arsenal Museum of Contemporary Arts SAMCA,Sofia
Para dice, Ausgburg Kustverein
Round Robin - performance, Part of Critical Art Ensemble Program, dOCUMENTA (13)

(plei)-performance for the opening of the Istanbul Contemporary art fair - The wheel of fortune,performance at the gallery Belting §Hertling,Paris - Poor but sexy, Sariev gallery, Plovdiv
The elephant in the room wasn’t really there-Opus, Brussels
Wanna be’s - Contempo 4 – Varna
Transition 12, Art centre, gare St.Sauver-Lille

The adventures of mr. Rouge - museum night, Artnews caffe, Plovdiv
Aka symbol-group exibition - Hbc, Berlin
From dusk till dawn-event/exibition IICD - Van Abben museum, Eindhoven - Available works-group exibition,Hbc,Berlin
Holly shit, PSM gallery,Berlin
Ins blickfeld gerught group exibition in the french institute, Berlin
Dr.Strangelove, installation ,performance, Batiment d‘ art contemporain (BAC), Geneve

Dr.strangelove -Tanya Leighton gallery, Berlin
Future forcast - Tanya Leighton gallery, Berlin
Black holes - Mont analogue edition 2, Raum gallery - Xing, Bologna
Collaboration with AVAF and Gavin Russom, event at Moma, N.Y.
Footuropa - group exibition, PPOW gallery, N.Y.
Frier fall - group show, Dematerialization 2, Badische kunstverein - Karlsruhe, Germany - Oracle - performance, De Appel - Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Horizon - exibition in Silberkuppe art space - Berlin, Germany
Death by a discoball - part of if i can`t dance series in Frascatti - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Dematerialization 1 - final project for dasarts- HetVeem theatre - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
If i can’t dance... - performance workshop - Frascatti theatre-Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Temporary museum - Ndsm - exibition - Walls no walls - video installation - Amsterdam, The Netherlands - Shame - a performance in collaboration with Katallina Mella - Mousentorum - Frankfurt, Germany
Super - exibition in collaboration with Dalbin and AVAF - maison des artes Cretei - Paris, France
A dream of a tibetian monk - installation - Witte de witte gallery - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Psycho Geography - exibition and event - Mediamatic - Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Joie de construction - Ghana gallery - Paris, France
Noches blancos - interactive instalation in collaboration with AVAF - Madrid, Spain
History ”un histoir bronche”- a film for ARTE
Curator and performance maker for the dutch fashion bienalle - Arhnem, The Netherlands - Navigators - durational performance - International theatre festival - Melbourne, Australia

Sonore defuse - video/performance at Agnes B’s gallery de jour - Paris, France
Dark guard - performance and exibition at France Fiction gallery - Paris, FranceJune/July

We love Iceland - a chain of events and exibition - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland

Bilbao solo - art /fashion project, event of ModoRRRa - Bilbao, Spain

2008 – 2009 - HBC, Berlin
2008 - Perros Negros Art Space, Mexico CityMarch/july 2006 Open space,New York 2004 - Tokyo design centre,Tokyo

2009 - Amsterdam fonds for visual arts and architecture-AFBK 2006-2008 - Trustfonds DASARTS, Amsterdam
2008 - Grant of the Mondian fonadation, Holland
2004 - Soros Fondation, Sofia