(photo by Elena Shepilova)
Carina Khorkhordina (1991, Kaliningrad, Russia) is an artist and a trumpet player living in Berlin since 2014. Through her work with photography, sound, and improvisation in music and other fields she's recently been focusing on bringing together different disciplines, people and methods to create a situation of exchange, collaboration and feedback.
Since 2016 she is a student of various programs at FotoDepartament Institute in St. Petersburg, Russia. Part of Attention Hub, FotoDepartament's initiative representing "contemporary Russian photography in the expanded field".
In 2017 started to play concerts and perform in the context of improvised and experimental music. Her recording with Eric Bauer, a musician from Berlin who plays electronics, has been released on AA-REC, an online platform "dedicated to recording performances of Electroacoustic, Improvised and New musics of particular merit."
2017 – present – Student at Fotodepartament.Institute Project Group program
2016 – 2017 – Student at Fotodepartament.Institute program "Overcoming photography", St. Petersburg, Russia
2008 – 2013 – Economist specializing in Finance and Credit, Kaliningrad State Technical University, Kaliningrad, Russia
2018 – group exhibition Experience of Transition (as part of KosMost festival) at Municipal Art Gallery of Kostroma, Russia.
2018 – group exhibition Experience of Transition at NCCA Kaliningrad, Russia.
2017 – group exhibition Experience of Transition at FotoDepartament in St. Petersburg, Russia, and online.
2016 – solo exhibition Daylight at Vorota Art Platform, Kaliningrad, Russia.
Dec 2015 – Jan 2016 – group exhibition "Sincerity" at Vorota Art Platform, Kaliningrad, Russia.
2015 – Street Photography Festival exhibition at FOTODOC center, Moscow, Russia.
2015 – Baltic Biennale of Photography Photomania exhibition at Kaliningrad Art Gallery, Kaliningrad, Russia.
2013 – group exhibition "White" at Deutsch-Russisches Haus, Kaliningrad, Russia.
2013 – solo exhibition (untitled) at Kaliningrad Photoclub, Kaliningrad, Russia.
2012 – solo exhibition (untitled) at Kaliningrad Photoclub, Kaliningrad, Russia.
2011 – group exhibition "Local time" at Kaliningrad Photoclub, Kaliningrad, Russia.
2011 – Baltic Biennale of Photography Photomania exhibition at Kaliningrad Art Gallery, Kaliningrad, Russia.
2009 – 2011 – group exhibition "Absolute humidity" (2009: Kaunas, Lithuania / 2010: Plunge, Lithuania; Kaliningrad, Russia / 2011: Minsk, Belarus).
Contact: khorkhordina at protonmail dot com