Paulina Siniatkina

Born in Moscow 1989


2017-2018 – School of Contemporary Art “Free Workshops” MMOMA

2007-2013 – Moscow State Academic Art Institute Named after V.I. Surikov, specialisation – artist (monumental painting)


Events, Grants, art residencies

2021 – Art residency in "Peredelkino", group laboratory together with Anna Nekrasova (actress), Elena Smorodinova (director), Kirill Shirokov (composer), Yury Klavdiev (playwright), Vasilina Kharlamova (set designer), "First line" performance, Moscow region (RU)

2019 – Art residency in Cube.Moscow contemporary art space. Grant of the MOCT Foundation (UK), winner of the Cube Art Residency program, Moscow (RU)

2019 – Participant of IVLP (International Visitor Leadership Program)  “Promoting social change through the arts” U.S. Department of State’s premier professional exchange program, USA

2018 – Participant of UN General Assembly on Tuberculosis (IFRC delegation) NY, USA

2016 – member and co-founder of TBpeople - first international network of people with experience of tuberculosis

Several solo exhibitions

2019 – Chamber # 12 (curator Daria Demekhina, supported by MOCT contemporary art foundation), Cube contemporary art space, Moscow (RU)

2019Hold your breath, Robert Koch Museum, Berlin (D)

2018 “Hold your breath”, Yetsin Centre, Ekaterininburg (RU)

2018   “Hold your breath”, Medicine History Museum of the First Sechenov Moscow State Medical University with the support of IFRC, Moscow (RU)

2017 – “Hold your breath”, Museum of Medicine, Snt. Petersburg (RU)

2017 – "Hold your breath", First WHO Ministerial Conference on ending TB, World Trade Centre, Moscow (RU)

2016 "Hold your breath" Loft Project Etagi gallery, Snt. Petersburg (RU)

2016 "Hold your breath", TB hospital, Voronezh (RU)

2016 "Hold your breath" at the 7th Union Conference on Lung health in Bratislava (SK)

2016 –  "Hold your breath" (curator Ekaterina Polozhentseva) Omelchenko Gallery, Moscow (RU)

Several group exhibitions

2021 -  “Hidden places” (curated by Polina Mogilina), site-specific exhibition in the Bunker-703, opening of the Maxart Foundation, Moscow (RU)

2020 – “Smash the narrative” NDSM Fuse gallery, Amsterdam  (NL)

2019 – “Dismorphophobia or war inside of you” (curated by Daria Kamyshnikova) MMOMA, Moscow  (RU)

2018 – “Community of the performance” (curators: A. Demina, S. Dorogina, O. Evseeva, S. Krasnov), design-factory FLACON (Cube space), Moscow (RU)

2018 – “Secret sign systems” (curated by Daria Kamyshnikova) MMOMA, Moscow  (RU)

2018 – “5 life hacks for dummies” (curated by Gayana Tavakalova) 6th young biennale of young art, Omelchenko gallery, Moscow  (RU)