Curator, Kharkiv, Ukraine
03.01.2018 - 30.06.2018
Anastasia Leonova is a curator from Kharkiv, Ukraine. She is the founding director and curator of Come In Art Gallery in Kharkiv, Ukraine since its inception in 2014, where she has produced more than 34 exhibitions focusing on contemporary concerns in fine art by emerging artists across all mediums.
She graduated from V.N.Karazin Kharkiv National University with a Bachelors degree in sociology before going on to further studies with a masters degree from the department of history and theory of art at Kharkiv State Academy of Design and Fine Arts.
Leonova is driven by a desire to explore the artistic mind in our global context. As she puts it,
While staying at SomoS in Berlin as part of her curatorial residency, Leonova researched migration and dynamic interpretations of home. The results are presented between January 23 – 29th at SomoS in her curatorial project A place called ДОМ, featuring photography and video by Doro Zinn, Stephanie Steinkopf and Tatiana Hahn.