Born in Minsk, Belarus Denis Romanovski lives and works in Sweden. He received university degrees in in Physics, Art History and Free Arts. He is an artist and curator, working in different media, however his focus is on performance art and digital art. For 10 years he was the co-curator of the Navinki Performance Festival in Minsk. He work has been presented in international art festivals and exhibitions since 2000. His work in performances and his art projects are grouped around various topics of interest including phantoms, phantom expressions, randomness, confusion and others.
Education (by graduation year)
2006 MA, Royal University College of Fine Arts (KKH) Stockholm, Prof. Peter Hagdahl
2001 Belarus State Academy of Fine Arts, history and theory of arts, Minsk
1992 Belarus State University, physics department, Minsk
Selected projects, exhibitions, festivals and performances:
2009 10th OPEN ART International Performance Festival, Beijing
2009 Performance week in Lviv, Ukraine
2009 Live Action Goteborg, performance festival, Sweden
2009 KaraTribune installation at “Get Set” group exhibition, Virserum konsthal, Sweden
2009 performance at Uppsala konstmuseum, Sweden
2008 performance “No Fish here”, Cardiff, UK.
2005-07 “Kara(oke)Tribune” at Currency 2005 in NYC; Navinki2005 in Minsk; Meja gallery in Stockholm; at the Interactive Institute in Stockholm
2007 HARTA PERFORMING MONZA festival, Monza, Italy
2006 Dimencia festival, CAC, Vilnius
2006 PAC 15 - international performance art conference, HoChiMin city, Vietnam
2003-06 KKH spring exhibitions, Stockholm
2005 Currency 2005 performance festival, NYC
2004 FIX04 international performance festival in Belfast
2004 RIAP2004 international performance festival in Quebec, Canada
2004 Vasaloppet Breath Report, Salen-Mora-Stockholm, K1 Kulturhusset.
2003 Asiatopia, the 5th international performance festival in Bangkok and Cangmai
2003 The Sonic Pong, at SOC gallery, and at KKH in Stockholm
2001-04 InterakcjeInternational Performance Festival , Piotrkow Trybunalski,Poland
2002 “Flying carpet” on-line performance for Flying Carpet International, Paris
2001 Amorph!01 performance festival in Helsinki, Finland
2001 performance, “Belaru-tion ” exhibition in Vlissengen, the Netherlands.
2001 “The Trial ” for the Art of Organizing, Stockholm
2000 “Fort Cztuki ” performance festival,Krakow,Poland
2000 “The Minsk Spring ” and “MM action ” joined festivals (Minsk, Belarus)
2000-09 performances, Navinki performance festival, Minsk, Belarus
1999 “12”,installation at “chron-a-topos ” exhibition, Palace of Arts (Belarus,Minsk)
1999 “Minsk a town With the Face”, photos, installation//Minsk planetariu,Minsk
Organized and collaborations
2009 Illusion, Falsification and Reality, MejanLabs - Belarus State Academy of Arts, Stockholm-Minsk
2008 Navinki-Weld performance meetings in Minsk and in Stockholm.
2008 Spring Games, Weld-Vasaparken, Stockholm.
2005 RAM7, Re-approaching New Media: Models of Collaboration in Minsk
2005 the Phantom Expression, international group exhibition at GFZK, Leipzig
2004 United Net-Works on The Road + Art and Science, EHU, Minsk, Belarus
2002 rainee-curator at Manifesta4 biennial in Frankfurt ( Mine)
2001 "Belaru-tion ” exhibition in Vlissengen, the Netherlands.
2001 Media-Terminal at “Tranzit_01.by” festival in Minsk..
2001 “The Wake in Minsk” with Dror Feiler (Sweden) and DJ symphony (Belarus)
2001 NAMM (Net Art Meetings in Minsk) international workshop-seminar in Minsk
1999-08 co-curator of annual international performance festival Navinki in Minsk
List of Works