residency: July 2013

Harutyun Alpetyan (Armenia)

Harutyun Alpetyan 

is a freelance cultural worker based in Yerevan. Balancing between curatorial and artistic activities he endeavours to explore the actual effectiveness of his praxis in terms of social change and institutional development within the cultural domain. He coordinates the project lab at the Institute for Contemporary Art in Yerevan and has been a co-founder of the AJZ space an informal non-commercial art space. One of the recent projects, called The Economy of Hope was accomplished as part of the 8th Gyumri Biennial of Contemporary Art in 2012. Currently works on a project Camera Futura: storage for (im)possible realities.

Residency organized in frames of ReDirecting: East project and has been possible thanks to financial support of the City of Warsaw.