Кузовникова Любовь

Год выпуска: 2005
Cultural Management. Управление проектами




RANEPA, Moscow

Master in Global Public Policy


The Moscow School of Social & Economic Sciences  

Management of Social-Cultural Projects

MA in Cultural Management

Thesis: “Stakeholders in Urban Policy-Making: Subordination or Partnership?”

11/2001 – 04/2002

The Interstudio Institute, Pro Arte Institute, St Petersburg, Russia

Arts Management

09/1993 - 06/2001

The Pomor State University, Arkhangelsk, Russia                 

Institute for Linguistics and Foreign Languages (English and Norwegian);

Graduated with Honors

Thesis: “Textual Modality”

09/1999 - 01/2000

The University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Institute for Arts History

(recipient of a Nordplus Stipend)

08/1998 - 06/1999

The University in Tromsø, Norway                                    

Institute for Arts History;

Institute for Nordic Languages and Literature (exchange programme)

08/1996 - 08/1997

Utica College of Syracuse University, Utica, New York State, USA

Arts- and Economics-related courses, Certificate with Honors

(recipient of a FSA Undergraduate Fellowship)                                                                          


Work Experience and Project Management / Curatorship (selected):


October 2006 – February 2014

Pikene på Broen (a company of art curator and producers), Kirkenes, Norway


Art director / director / owner


Director of the annual international festival Barents Spektakel:

February 2013

Barents Spektakel 2013: Ticking Barents

Official opening by HRH Crown Prince Haakon of Norway and Minister of Culture


February 2012

Barents Spektakel 2012: Dare to Share

Official opening by Minister of Culture


February 2011

Barents Spektakel 2011: Mind the Map!

Official opening by HM Queen Sonja of Norway and Minister of Foreign Affairs


February 2010

Barents Spektakel 2010: Arctic Calling


February 2009

Barents Spektakel 2009: Borders: Control or Rock-n-Roll?

Official opening by Minister of Culture


February 2008

Barents Spektakel 2008: Border-Crossing Exercises

Official opening by Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs


February 2007

Barents Spektakel 2007: Hot Arctic Kirkenes



Running artist-in-residency program BAR International, Barents Art Triennale and other projects, e.g.:


Open Air Playground. Art in public space: travelling light installation The End of the Border (Casso – Oslo – Kirkenes) by Stefano Cagol, sauna No Man's Land in Kirkenes by Sami Rintala, a project-in-process on the garage culture in Murmansk by Lars Ramberg

September 2013

The Russian Moment. 3D-mapping-show on the General Staff Building at the Palace Square, dedicated to the G20 Summit in St Petersburg. Collaboration with Easyweb (Dijon) and Screenmaster (St Petersburg). Commissioned by the RIA News Agency, Moscow

June 2013

Barents Score: sport meets music, with an outstanding line-up of musicians and sportsmen from the Barents countries. The opening show for the Barents Summit, dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the Barents cooperation, Kirkenes

2009 - 2011

Norway Days / Nordic Days in Murmansk

In cooperation with the Norwegian consulate in Murmansk

June 2008 –

May 2010

Pan-Barentz: research of the Barents identity at the crossroad of arts and architecture. Traveling exhibition Oslo – Troms? – Murmansk – Rovaniemi – Moscow: www.panbarentz.com

Barents Urban Survey: www.northernexperiments.net

June 2007

Border-Crossing Exercises: Pikene curated the exhibition, lunch-time talks, performance program, and contributed to the music program – within the Arts Festival of Northern Norway (Festspillene i Nord-Norge), Harstad, Norway



June 2004 – December  2008



Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation (Cultural Initiatives Charity Foundation),

Moscow – Norilsk, Russia

Curator of the series of annual international interdisciplinary conferences “Local Histories: Academic, Arts and Educational Approaches to Local Studies” in Norilsk:

December 2008

Northern Civilisations: from Discovering our Past to Constructing our Future

October 2007

Colonisation or Integration? Exploration History of the North

November 2006

Integrity of Cultural Space or Sum of Territories? The Concept of Border in the Historic and Contemporary Contexts

November 2005

Citizens of Our World or Prisoners of Our Borders? Problems of Contemporary Identity

December 2004

The Local History: a Textbook or a Novel?



December 2004 – August 2006

Lieu Commun Communication/ Creation Group, Moscow, Russia

Project manager



June 2003 – December 2004

The Cultural Policy Institute, Moscow, Russia

Coordinator of the programs “Culture and Business” and “Creative Industries”.

Carried out a series of seminars in Moscow, Arkhangelsk and Petrozavodsk in cooperation with the program “Cultural Entrepreneurship & Cultural Diversity” by the Council of Europe.

Organized and participated in a study-trip and research program Fundraising Practices in Great Britain. Participated in The Saltsburg Seminar Cultural Institutions in Transition: Making the Case for Culture



2000 –

August 2004 

The ArtHangar Centre for Contemporary Art, the Solovki Islands, Russia

Director (project management, PR and fundraising; programming for summer seasons and administrative work)

July 2004

SOLOspheres Festival. ArtAngar, Solovki

April 2004

Planes & Flights Festival. Club on Brestskaya, Moscow

July 2003

International Plein-Air The Industrial Zone: Metamorphoses. ArtAngar, Solovki

November 2002

Study visit “Creative Industries in Northwest England” (Liverpool, Manchester, Sheffield, etc.), organized by the Council of Europe within the program “Cultural Entrepreneurship & Cultural Diversity”

July 2002

Children’s Art-Workshop The Industrial Zone: ZOOpark. ArtAngar, Solovki

“The ZOOpark” – the first-prize winner in the “Best Project of the Years 2002”, competition held by the Association of Cultural Managers (Moscow)

May 2002

Work placement at the Centre for Contemporary Art-Prague, Czech Republic

(recipient of a Gulliver’s Connect stipend)

February 2002

Study trip to New York City art-institutions, organized by the CEC International Partners (New York City – St Petersburg)

July 2001

Architectural Seminar Solovki: Models of Development. ArtAngar, Solovki



September 1998 – August 1999  

Troms? Kunstforening / Gallery of Contemporary Art, Troms?, Norway

Assistant at the Exhibition Department



June –

August 1997

Munson-Williams Proctor Institution Museum of Art, Utica, New York State, USA                                      Assistant at the Exhibition, Educational and Library Departments