10.08.1984
varvara.guljajeva@artun.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
2019–...   
Eesti Kunstiakadeemia, Disainiteaduskonna tekstiilidisaini osakond (0,50)
01.01.2009–31.12.2011   
Professori Assistent, Interface Cultures, Linzi Kunsti ja Disaini Ülikool
 
 
Haridustee
01.09.2011–21.12.2018   
Doktor, Kunst ja disain, Eesti Kunstiakadeemia
2006–2008   
Magister Digitaalses Meedias, ISNM, Lübecki Ülikool
2003–2006   
Diplom Infotehnoloogias, Eesti IT Kolledz
 
 
Loometöö
Solo exhibitions:
2019 Chameleon, New Gallery, Calgary, Canada
2018 Chameleon, Tallinn Art Hall Gallery, Estonia
2018 Super Documentation, Addaya Contemporary Art Centre, Mallorca, Spain
2017 Chameleon, Abello Museum, Mollet del Valles, Spain
2017 Data Soup, ArtDealProject Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
2017 Knitting Experiments, Draakoni Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2017 Data Soup, Digitaliseum, Malmö, Sweden
2016 Cameleon, Rambleta art centre, Valencia, Spain
2016 #digitallandscapes, Lo Pati Art Centre, Spain
2015 Tree of Hands, curated by Oyuki Matsumoto, Malmö Live concert hall, Sweden (22nd Oct – 22nd Nov).
2015 KnitFab, Super Surface Space Moscow, Russia (28th Sept – 16th Oct)
2014 Knitting Experiments, curated by Jerneja Rebnak, Maribor City Gallery, Slovenia (29th Aug – 28th Sept)
2014 Traveling Fish, Design and Architecture Gallery in Tallinn, Estonia (13th – 22nd March)
2012 SPAMpoetry, STPLN, Malmö, Sweden (11th – 18th May solo show,)
2011 Execution #X, IAMAS OS, Ogaki, Japan (17th-21st June)

Exhibitions:
2018 Binoculars to… Binoculars from… , Ghent Light Festival, Belgium
2017 The Rhythm of Heart, The Big Other, MEQ Festival, hTh, Montpellier, France
2017 Smile, Maintenant Festival, Rennes, France
2017 The Rhythm of Heart, The Big Other, Eufònic Festival, Museu de la Mar, Sant Carles de la Ràpita, Spain
2017 Tree of Hands, Särin Festival, Rapla Contemporary Art Centre, Estonia
2017 Data Shop, group exhibition PERRO curated by Javier Galan, Hobusepea gallery,Tallinn, Estonia
2017 Flat Knitic, group show Future Makers, Fab Lab Limerick, Ireland
2017 Smile, GLOW Winter Light Festival, Calgary, Canada
2017 HUMANS NEED NOT TO COUNT, group show HUMANS NEED NOT APPLY curated by Amber Case and William Myers, Science Gallery Dublin, Ireland
2016 Smile, TAVA Tartu Light Festival, Estonia
2016 Detecting alcoholism. Not just us, small addicts, Ingravid Festival, Santa-Monica, Barcelona and Museum of L’Emporda, Spain
2016 The Rhythm of Wind, exhibition Arts in Nature Horizons 2016, Sancy natural park, France
2016 Data Drops, group show Reverberadas, ETOPIA, Zaragoza, Spain
2016 Smile, Tree of Hands, Glitch’d Hit, group show Remote Signals curated by Pau Waelder, ARS building in frames of Iberofest, Tallinn, Estonia (14th-20th March)
2016 Speed of Markets, group exhibition In Time (The Rhythm of the Workshop) curated by Mildred Lasdon Chief Curator Shannon R. Stratton at MAD, New York (22nd Feb – 22nd May)
2016 Wishing Wall, group exhibition Digital Revolution curated by Conrad Bodman, Zorlu Centre, Istanbul, Turkey (16th Feb – 12th June)
2016 Smile, Tallinn Winter Festival, Estonia (5th – 7th Feb)
2016 Rhythm of City, group exhibition Real Time curated by Pau Waelder, Arts Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain (28th Jan to 10th April)
2016 WifiPedia, group show Väljavaade curated by Keret Altpere, Gallery Noorus, Tatru, Estonia (28th Jan – 13th Feb)
2016 SPAMpoetry, TADAEX festival, Mohsen Gallery, Tehran, Iran (1st – 8th Jan)
2015 Data Drops, DTL 2015, MIT Media Lab, Boston, USA (16th – 17th Nov)
2015/16 Wishing Wall, group exhibitionDigital Revolution curated by Conrad Bodman, Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens, Greece (19th Oct’15 – 10th Jan)
2015 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from…, Aurora Festival, Dallas, Texas, USA (16th Oct)
2015 Circular Knitic, London Design Festival, V&A Museum, London, UK (26th-27th Sept)
2015 WiFipedia, group show TL;DR curated by Stacey Koosel, Tallinna Kunstihoone Gallery (31st July – 23rd Aug)
2014/15 Circular Knitic, group show DOERS curated by David Cuartielles, Etopia, Zaragoza, Spain (Dec’14 – July)
2014/15 Wishing Wall, group exhibitionDigital Revolution curated by Conrad Bodman, Tekniska Museet, Stockholm, Sweden (Oct 14 – Aug)
2014 The Highest Human Tower (Mobile World Capital commission), Music+Art exhibition in Mobile World Centre, Barcelona, Spain (21st Oct-13th Dec)
2014 Wireless Poetry and Revealing Digital Landscape, group show Systema curated by Aja Martin, Zhulong gallery, Dallas, TX, USA (25th Oct-29th Nov)
2014 The Rhythm of City, group exhibition Digital City curated by Daniel Artamendi, Donostia Kultura, San Sebastian, Spain(17th Oct-15th Dec)
2014 Shopping in 1 Minute, Suur-Lasnamae Urban Art Event, Tallinn, Estonia (24th Sept – 9th Nov)
2014 Wishing Wall, a commissioned piece by Google and Barbican Centre, group exhibitionDigital Revolution curated by Conrad Bodman, Barbican Centre, London, UK (3rd July – 14th Sept)
2014 NeuroKnitting, group exhibition Corner, ArtDealProject gallery, Barcelona, Spain, (19th June – 17th Aug)
2014 The Rhythm of City, Festival CTI, Barcelona, Spain (14 – 29th June)
2014 Wireless Poetry and Revealing Digital Landscape, group show The Hypnotist Collector curated by Stacey Koosel, Nauart gallery, Barcelona, Spain (6th-27th June)
2014 The Rhythm of City, group show Hybrid Art, the Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design, Tallinn, Estonia (29th May – 24th Aug)
2014 NeuroKnitting, group show Klanghypothesen subnet AIR, Stadtgalerie Lehen, Salzburg, Austria (6th-22nd March)
2013 The Rhythm of City, group show Transreal Topologies curated by Julian Stadon, Adelaine, Australia
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at iMal in Brussels in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at Federal Square Melbourne, Australia in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at Riga2014 in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at MediaLab Prado Madrid in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at CHB in Berlin in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at Bauhaus Fest in Dessau in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at Ars Electronica museum in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at FACT Liverpool in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at Media Facade Festival Helsinki (part of Connecting Cities)
2013 Technical Textiles (11-13.04.13 Berlin, Germany)
2013 Sao Paulo City Anniversary celebrations (24-27.01.13, FIESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil)
2012 Black Art Weekend (13-16.12.12 ArtDealProject, Barcelona, Spain)
2012 The Rhythm of Sao Paulo (09-12.12.12 SP_Urban Digital Festival, Sao Paulo, Brazil)
2012 The Rhythm of City (29.11-10.12 CCGSM, Buenos Aires, Argentina)
2012 Knitic (28.11-02.12 Marginalia+Lab, Belo Horizonte, Brazil)
2012/13 DIY (Sept-April DASA, Dortmund, Germany)
2012 Baltic Goes Digital (14.09-04.11 Gdansk, Poland)
2012 Malmö Festivalen (17-24.08 Malmö, Sweden)
2012 Incubarte Festival (21-23.06 Valencia, Spain)
2012 SPAMpoetry (11.-18.05 solo show at STPLN, Malmö, Sweden)
2012 Naturalezas: hiper-vidas y micro-relatos. (13.03-13.04 MOB, Barcelona, Spain)
2012 JUSTMAD3 Art Fair (16-19.02.12 Madrid, Spain)
2012 Abstraction Contraption (15.01-16.03.12 The Edge, State Library of Queensland, AU)
2011/12 DIY (Aug 2011 – Aug 2012 Frankfurt and Berlin Communication Museums)
2011 Es Baluard Contemporary Art Museum of Palma (09.12.11, Palma, Spain)
2011 Elektronika Festival (12-27.11.11 Belo Horizonte, Brazil)
2011 LAB30 (27.-29.10.11 Augsburg, Germany)
2011 VAD Festival (06-15.10.11 Girona, Spain)
2011 AND Festival (23.09-02.10.11 Liverpool, UK)
2011 Execution #X (17-21.06.11 solo exhibition at IAMAS OS, Ogaki, Japan)
2011 RepairStation (20.05.11 a-day action, FFKD, Copenhagen, Denmark)
2011 Enter5 (14.-23.04.11 CIANT, Prague Czech Republic)
2011 LiveHerring11 (08.04-08.06.11 Saarijärvi, Finland)
2010 Kiblix Festival (18.-28.11.10 Kibla Gallery, Maribor, Slovenia)
2010 UAMO Festival (21.-24.10.10 München, Germany)
2010 White Night (02.10.10 Skopje, Macedonia)

Residencies/Awards:
2017/18 3angled residency in hTh – CDN de Montpellier (Montpellier, France), Eufònic (Tierras del Ebro, Cataluña), Addaya Centre d’Art Contemporani (Mallorca)
2017 A.I.R. Blekinge Baltic One residency, Sweden
2017 SPUR residency at Bolit Contemporary Art Centre (Girona,Cataluña)
2017 12 months artistic practice grant by Cultural Endowment of Estonia
2017 FAM residency, Fab Lab Limerick, Ireland
2016 12 Miradas Riverside residency in Riveira Sacra
2016 3rd prize, public art competition of Põlva Gümnaasium by RKAS, Estonia
2016 1st prize, public art competition NUKU Theatre by RKAS, Estonia
2016 3rd prize, public art competition Pronksi 12 by RKAS, Estonia
2016 3 months artistic practice grant by Cultural Endowment of Estonia
2016 Rambleta art production and research grant
2015 FabAwards 3rd prize
2015 Award of 3D Printing Contest of Instructables
2014 new work commissioned by Ayuntamiento Zaragoza
2014 new work commission by Mobile World Capital
2014 Devart commission by Google
2013 SUBNET AIR residency in Salzburg, Austria (Sept)
2013 new work commission by Connecting Cities Network
2013 residency at Constant Variable, Brussels, Belgium (March)
2012/13 residency at Seoul Art Space Geumcheon, Seul, Korea (Dec-Feb)
2012 residency at Marginalia+Lab, Belo Horizonte, Brazil (Sep-Nov)
2012 award of Baltic Goes Digital contest, Gdansk, Poland (July)
2012 residency at Verbeke Foundation, Belgium (July-Aug)
2012 M4m Artist in Residency at MU Gallery, Eindhoven, NL (Jan-April)
2011 Artist in Residency at Crida, Palma de Mallorca, Spain (Nov-Dec)
2011 EMARE Artist in Residency at FACT Liverpool, UK (July-Nov)
2011 Collaborative Research Residency at FFKD in Copenhagen (April)
2010 Jury Prize for media art installation at 23rd Stuttgarter Filmwinter (20.
30.01.2010, Germany).
 
 
Teenistuskäigu lisainfo
Conferences/Talks:
2017 Beyond Interaction. The Unsolved Question of Interactive Art, Virtualities and Realities Conference, RIXC, Riga, Latvia
2017 Soft Digital Fabrication, Maintenant Festival, Rennes, France
2017 Digital space, Tartu Art College, Estonia
2017 Post-Participation in Art, Nida Doctoral School
2016 Creativity and Innovation, Tartu Art College, Estonia
2016 ‘Technology as tool for rethinking the world’, Tallinn University Summer School, Estonia (19th July)
2016 “From code to magic” at X-Studio in Istanbul (10th Feb’16)
2016 guest lecture at Master program of Visual Art + Multimedia in the University of Valencia (21st Jan’16)
2015 “From code to magic” guest lecture at Design and Computation group MIT
2015 “Soft Digital Fabrication” at Bau Design Forum in Barcelona
2015 “From code to magic”, Digital Media department of UPF, Barcelona, Spain
2015 “Soft Digital Fabrication” at WeMake, Milan
2015 “From code to magic”, open lecture at SUPSI, Lugano, Switzerland
2014 “From code to magic”, Etopia, Zaragoza, Spain
2014 “From code to magic”, Topconf, Tallinn, Estonia
2014 keynote at MIRA festival in Barcelona, Spain
2014 “City as data body”, Donostia Kultura, Spain
2014 artist talk, Ljudmila, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2014 “Knitic – Soft Digital Fabrication”, Cipke, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2014 artist talk at Bloomberg Art+Tech event, London, UK
2013 “Unexpected Ways How IT meets Art” at Estonian IT College
2013 “Knitic – open source knitting machine”, Toulouse Hackerspace Factory, Fance
2013 “Knitic – open source knitting machine”, Ecole de Recherche Graphique, Brussels
2013 “Knitic – open source knitting machine”, Constrant, Brussels, Belgium
2012 “Development of Personal Manufacturing. Case Study: Knitic”, Mutamorphosis, CIANT, Prague, CZ
2012 “Development of Digital Fabrication. Case Study: knitting printer”, Prospectives'12, University of Nevada, Reno, US
2012 Artist talk, Marginalia+Lab, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
2012 “Development of Digital Fabrication. Case Study: knitting printer”, Open Knowledge Festival, Helsinki, Finland
2012 Artist talk, STPLN, Malmö, Sweden
2012 Artist talk + lecture, IDC, Howest University, Kortrijk, Belgium
2011 Paper presentation, ISEA2011, Istanbul, Turkey
2011 Artist talk, Hiroshima University, Japan
2011 Artist talk, IAMAS, Ogaki, Japan
2011 Artist talk, FFKD, Copenhagen, Denmark
2011 “The Rhythm of City”, Enter5 Symposium, Prague, CZ
2010 “The Rhythm of City”, Amber Conference, Istanbul Turkey

Workshops:
04.01.18 Data Shop workshop, Bolit Contemporary Art Centre, Girona, Spain
14.11.17 Open source hardware: from fibers to fabrics, Faricademy
2017 Circular Knitic workshop, festival Maintenant, Rennes, France
2017 Arduino for artist course, Tartu Art College, Estonia
19.02.17 Throwies workshop, GLOW Winter Lights Festival, Calgary, Canada
18.02.17 Interactive Light workshop, GLOW Winter Lights Festival, Calgary, Canada
25.-28.10.16 Raspberry Pi workshop, Varvara & Mar studio, Tallinn, Estonia
22.10.16 Interactive Light workshop, TAVA Tartu Light Festival, Estonia
28.-29.12.15 3D printing workshop, Espai Erre, Barcelona, Spain
07-08.11.15 Animate with Code workshops for families and educators Onassis Cultural Centre in Athens, Greece
27-28.10 and 03-04.11.15 Arduino for beginners workshop, Varvara & Mar studio, Tallinn, Estonia
21-23.09.15 3D Printing workshop, Varvara & Mar studio, Tallinn, Estonia
04-12.08.15 Arduino for Beginners course at Mektory, Tallinn, Estonia
16-18.06.15 3D Printing workshop, Varvara & Mar studio, Tallinn, Estonia
12-14.06.15 Animate with Code workshop at Tekniska Museet in Stockholm, Sweden
12-14.05.15 Arduino for Beginners course at Textile department of Estonian Art Academy, Tallinn, Estonia
01.05.15 Circular Knitic workshop at Espacio Open, Bilbao, Spain
28-29.04.15 Circular Knitic workshop at Ultra-Lab, Madrid, Spain
26.03 – 09.04.15 Arduino for Beginners course at Mektory, Tallinn, Estonia
07.02.15 Circular Knitic workshop at WeMake, Milan
14-18.07.14 Young Creators workshop facilitated by Google and Barbican (Barbican, London)
26–27.03.14 Urban Bees 2.0 (Abellas Urbanas 2.0) workshop together with Mar Canet and OpenSystems University of Barcelona (Hangar, Barcelona, Spain)
18.05.13 Knitic, workshop, Constant (Brussels, Belgium)
27.12.12 Kombi II, workshop, Seoul Art Space Geumcheon (Seoul, Korea)
12-13.05.12 Digital knitting fabrication, workshop, STPLN (Malmö, Sweden)
11.04.2012 Robotics with Arduino, workshop, Design Academy Eindhoven (NL)
22-23.03.12 Robotics + Digital Fabrication, workshop (MU & Impakt, NL)
14.03.2012 “Introduction to Robotics with Arduino” (MOB, Barcelona, SPAIN)
Aug 2011 ISA International Summer University (Ohrid, Macedonia)
10.-11.12.10 “Creative Robotics” workshop at Servus Campus (Linz, Austria);

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
VALDKOND: 2. Ühiskonnateadused ja kultuur; 2.5. Kunstiteadus; CERCS ERIALA: H312 Skulptuur ja arhitektuur; PÕHISUUND: Kunst ja Disain

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22.02.2019
10.08.1984
varvara.guljajeva@artun.ee

Career

Institution(s) and position(s)
2019–...   
Estonian Academy of Arts, Assistant Professor (0,50)
01.01.2009–31.12.2011   
Professor Assistant at Interface Cultures, Art and Design University of Linz
 
 
Education
01.09.2011–21.12.2018   
Doctor in Art and Design, Estonian Academy of Arts
2006–2008   
Master in Digital Media, International School of New Media, University of Lübeck
2003–2006   
Diploma in IT, Estonian Information Technology College
 
 
Creative work
Solo exhibitions:
2019 Chameleon, New Gallery, Calgary, Canada
2018 Chameleon, Tallinn Art Hall Gallery, Estonia
2018 Super Documentation, Addaya Contemporary Art Centre, Mallorca, Spain
2017 Chameleon, Abello Museum, Mollet del Valles, Spain
2017 Data Soup, ArtDealProject Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
2017 Knitting Experiments, Draakoni Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2017 Data Soup, Digitaliseum, Malmö, Sweden
2016 Cameleon, Rambleta art centre, Valencia, Spain
2016 #digitallandscapes, Lo Pati Art Centre, Spain
2015 Tree of Hands, curated by Oyuki Matsumoto, Malmö Live concert hall, Sweden (22nd Oct – 22nd Nov).
2015 KnitFab, Super Surface Space Moscow, Russia (28th Sept – 16th Oct)
2014 Knitting Experiments, curated by Jerneja Rebnak, Maribor City Gallery, Slovenia (29th Aug – 28th Sept)
2014 Traveling Fish, Design and Architecture Gallery in Tallinn, Estonia (13th – 22nd March)
2012 SPAMpoetry, STPLN, Malmö, Sweden (11th – 18th May solo show,)
2011 Execution #X, IAMAS OS, Ogaki, Japan (17th-21st June)

Exhibitions:
2018 Binoculars to… Binoculars from… , Ghent Light Festival, Belgium
2017 The Rhythm of Heart, The Big Other, MEQ Festival, hTh, Montpellier, France
2017 Smile, Maintenant Festival, Rennes, France
2017 The Rhythm of Heart, The Big Other, Eufònic Festival, Museu de la Mar, Sant Carles de la Ràpita, Spain
2017 Tree of Hands, Särin Festival, Rapla Contemporary Art Centre, Estonia
2017 Data Shop, group exhibition PERRO curated by Javier Galan, Hobusepea gallery,Tallinn, Estonia
2017 Flat Knitic, group show Future Makers, Fab Lab Limerick, Ireland
2017 Smile, GLOW Winter Light Festival, Calgary, Canada
2017 HUMANS NEED NOT TO COUNT, group show HUMANS NEED NOT APPLY curated by Amber Case and William Myers, Science Gallery Dublin, Ireland
2016 Smile, TAVA Tartu Light Festival, Estonia
2016 Detecting alcoholism. Not just us, small addicts, Ingravid Festival, Santa-Monica, Barcelona and Museum of L’Emporda, Spain
2016 The Rhythm of Wind, exhibition Arts in Nature Horizons 2016, Sancy natural park, France
2016 Data Drops, group show Reverberadas, ETOPIA, Zaragoza, Spain
2016 Smile, Tree of Hands, Glitch’d Hit, group show Remote Signals curated by Pau Waelder, ARS building in frames of Iberofest, Tallinn, Estonia (14th-20th March)
2016 Speed of Markets, group exhibition In Time (The Rhythm of the Workshop) curated by Mildred Lasdon Chief Curator Shannon R. Stratton at MAD, New York (22nd Feb – 22nd May)
2016 Wishing Wall, group exhibition Digital Revolution curated by Conrad Bodman, Zorlu Centre, Istanbul, Turkey (16th Feb – 12th June)
2016 Smile, Tallinn Winter Festival, Estonia (5th – 7th Feb)
2016 Rhythm of City, group exhibition Real Time curated by Pau Waelder, Arts Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain (28th Jan to 10th April)
2016 WifiPedia, group show Väljavaade curated by Keret Altpere, Gallery Noorus, Tatru, Estonia (28th Jan – 13th Feb)
2016 SPAMpoetry, TADAEX festival, Mohsen Gallery, Tehran, Iran (1st – 8th Jan)
2015 Data Drops, DTL 2015, MIT Media Lab, Boston, USA (16th – 17th Nov)
2015/16 Wishing Wall, group exhibitionDigital Revolution curated by Conrad Bodman, Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens, Greece (19th Oct’15 – 10th Jan)
2015 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from…, Aurora Festival, Dallas, Texas, USA (16th Oct)
2015 Circular Knitic, London Design Festival, V&A Museum, London, UK (26th-27th Sept)
2015 WiFipedia, group show TL;DR curated by Stacey Koosel, Tallinna Kunstihoone Gallery (31st July – 23rd Aug)
2014/15 Circular Knitic, group show DOERS curated by David Cuartielles, Etopia, Zaragoza, Spain (Dec’14 – July)
2014/15 Wishing Wall, group exhibitionDigital Revolution curated by Conrad Bodman, Tekniska Museet, Stockholm, Sweden (Oct 14 – Aug)
2014 The Highest Human Tower (Mobile World Capital commission), Music+Art exhibition in Mobile World Centre, Barcelona, Spain (21st Oct-13th Dec)
2014 Wireless Poetry and Revealing Digital Landscape, group show Systema curated by Aja Martin, Zhulong gallery, Dallas, TX, USA (25th Oct-29th Nov)
2014 The Rhythm of City, group exhibition Digital City curated by Daniel Artamendi, Donostia Kultura, San Sebastian, Spain(17th Oct-15th Dec)
2014 Shopping in 1 Minute, Suur-Lasnamae Urban Art Event, Tallinn, Estonia (24th Sept – 9th Nov)
2014 Wishing Wall, a commissioned piece by Google and Barbican Centre, group exhibitionDigital Revolution curated by Conrad Bodman, Barbican Centre, London, UK (3rd July – 14th Sept)
2014 NeuroKnitting, group exhibition Corner, ArtDealProject gallery, Barcelona, Spain, (19th June – 17th Aug)
2014 The Rhythm of City, Festival CTI, Barcelona, Spain (14 – 29th June)
2014 Wireless Poetry and Revealing Digital Landscape, group show The Hypnotist Collector curated by Stacey Koosel, Nauart gallery, Barcelona, Spain (6th-27th June)
2014 The Rhythm of City, group show Hybrid Art, the Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design, Tallinn, Estonia (29th May – 24th Aug)
2014 NeuroKnitting, group show Klanghypothesen subnet AIR, Stadtgalerie Lehen, Salzburg, Austria (6th-22nd March)
2013 The Rhythm of City, group show Transreal Topologies curated by Julian Stadon, Adelaine, Australia
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at iMal in Brussels in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at Federal Square Melbourne, Australia in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at Riga2014 in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at MediaLab Prado Madrid in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at CHB in Berlin in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at Bauhaus Fest in Dessau in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at Ars Electronica museum in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at FACT Liverpool in frames of Connecting Cities
2013 Binoculars to.. Binoculars from… at Media Facade Festival Helsinki (part of Connecting Cities)
2013 Technical Textiles (11-13.04.13 Berlin, Germany)
2013 Sao Paulo City Anniversary celebrations (24-27.01.13, FIESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil)
2012 Black Art Weekend (13-16.12.12 ArtDealProject, Barcelona, Spain)
2012 The Rhythm of Sao Paulo (09-12.12.12 SP_Urban Digital Festival, Sao Paulo, Brazil)
2012 The Rhythm of City (29.11-10.12 CCGSM, Buenos Aires, Argentina)
2012 Knitic (28.11-02.12 Marginalia+Lab, Belo Horizonte, Brazil)
2012/13 DIY (Sept-April DASA, Dortmund, Germany)
2012 Baltic Goes Digital (14.09-04.11 Gdansk, Poland)
2012 Malmö Festivalen (17-24.08 Malmö, Sweden)
2012 Incubarte Festival (21-23.06 Valencia, Spain)
2012 SPAMpoetry (11.-18.05 solo show at STPLN, Malmö, Sweden)
2012 Naturalezas: hiper-vidas y micro-relatos. (13.03-13.04 MOB, Barcelona, Spain)
2012 JUSTMAD3 Art Fair (16-19.02.12 Madrid, Spain)
2012 Abstraction Contraption (15.01-16.03.12 The Edge, State Library of Queensland, AU)
2011/12 DIY (Aug 2011 – Aug 2012 Frankfurt and Berlin Communication Museums)
2011 Es Baluard Contemporary Art Museum of Palma (09.12.11, Palma, Spain)
2011 Elektronika Festival (12-27.11.11 Belo Horizonte, Brazil)
2011 LAB30 (27.-29.10.11 Augsburg, Germany)
2011 VAD Festival (06-15.10.11 Girona, Spain)
2011 AND Festival (23.09-02.10.11 Liverpool, UK)
2011 Execution #X (17-21.06.11 solo exhibition at IAMAS OS, Ogaki, Japan)
2011 RepairStation (20.05.11 a-day action, FFKD, Copenhagen, Denmark)
2011 Enter5 (14.-23.04.11 CIANT, Prague Czech Republic)
2011 LiveHerring11 (08.04-08.06.11 Saarijärvi, Finland)
2010 Kiblix Festival (18.-28.11.10 Kibla Gallery, Maribor, Slovenia)
2010 UAMO Festival (21.-24.10.10 München, Germany)
2010 White Night (02.10.10 Skopje, Macedonia)

Residencies/Awards:
2017/18 3angled residency in hTh – CDN de Montpellier (Montpellier, France), Eufònic (Tierras del Ebro, Cataluña), Addaya Centre d’Art Contemporani (Mallorca)
2017 A.I.R. Blekinge Baltic One residency, Sweden
2017 SPUR residency at Bolit Contemporary Art Centre (Girona,Cataluña)
2017 12 months artistic practice grant by Cultural Endowment of Estonia
2017 FAM residency, Fab Lab Limerick, Ireland
2016 12 Miradas Riverside residency in Riveira Sacra
2016 3rd prize, public art competition of Põlva Gümnaasium by RKAS, Estonia
2016 1st prize, public art competition NUKU Theatre by RKAS, Estonia
2016 3rd prize, public art competition Pronksi 12 by RKAS, Estonia
2016 3 months artistic practice grant by Cultural Endowment of Estonia
2016 Rambleta art production and research grant
2015 FabAwards 3rd prize
2015 Award of 3D Printing Contest of Instructables
2014 new work commissioned by Ayuntamiento Zaragoza
2014 new work commission by Mobile World Capital
2014 Devart commission by Google
2013 SUBNET AIR residency in Salzburg, Austria (Sept)
2013 new work commission by Connecting Cities Network
2013 residency at Constant Variable, Brussels, Belgium (March)
2012/13 residency at Seoul Art Space Geumcheon, Seul, Korea (Dec-Feb)
2012 residency at Marginalia+Lab, Belo Horizonte, Brazil (Sep-Nov)
2012 award of Baltic Goes Digital contest, Gdansk, Poland (July)
2012 residency at Verbeke Foundation, Belgium (July-Aug)
2012 M4m Artist in Residency at MU Gallery, Eindhoven, NL (Jan-April)
2011 Artist in Residency at Crida, Palma de Mallorca, Spain (Nov-Dec)
2011 EMARE Artist in Residency at FACT Liverpool, UK (July-Nov)
2011 Collaborative Research Residency at FFKD in Copenhagen (April)
2010 Jury Prize for media art installation at 23rd Stuttgarter Filmwinter (20.
30.01.2010, Germany).
 
 
Additional career information
Conferences/Talks:
2017 Beyond Interaction. The Unsolved Question of Interactive Art, Virtualities and Realities Conference, RIXC, Riga, Latvia
2017 Soft Digital Fabrication, Maintenant Festival, Rennes, France
2017 Digital space, Tartu Art College, Estonia
2017 Post-Participation in Art, Nida Doctoral School
2016 Creativity and Innovation, Tartu Art College, Estonia
2016 ‘Technology as tool for rethinking the world’, Tallinn University Summer School, Estonia (19th July)
2016 “From code to magic” at X-Studio in Istanbul (10th Feb’16)
2016 guest lecture at Master program of Visual Art + Multimedia in the University of Valencia (21st Jan’16)
2015 “From code to magic” guest lecture at Design and Computation group MIT
2015 “Soft Digital Fabrication” at Bau Design Forum in Barcelona
2015 “From code to magic”, Digital Media department of UPF, Barcelona, Spain
2015 “Soft Digital Fabrication” at WeMake, Milan
2015 “From code to magic”, open lecture at SUPSI, Lugano, Switzerland
2014 “From code to magic”, Etopia, Zaragoza, Spain
2014 “From code to magic”, Topconf, Tallinn, Estonia
2014 keynote at MIRA festival in Barcelona, Spain
2014 “City as data body”, Donostia Kultura, Spain
2014 artist talk, Ljudmila, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2014 “Knitic – Soft Digital Fabrication”, Cipke, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2014 artist talk at Bloomberg Art+Tech event, London, UK
2013 “Unexpected Ways How IT meets Art” at Estonian IT College
2013 “Knitic – open source knitting machine”, Toulouse Hackerspace Factory, Fance
2013 “Knitic – open source knitting machine”, Ecole de Recherche Graphique, Brussels
2013 “Knitic – open source knitting machine”, Constrant, Brussels, Belgium
2012 “Development of Personal Manufacturing. Case Study: Knitic”, Mutamorphosis, CIANT, Prague, CZ
2012 “Development of Digital Fabrication. Case Study: knitting printer”, Prospectives'12, University of Nevada, Reno, US
2012 Artist talk, Marginalia+Lab, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
2012 “Development of Digital Fabrication. Case Study: knitting printer”, Open Knowledge Festival, Helsinki, Finland
2012 Artist talk, STPLN, Malmö, Sweden
2012 Artist talk + lecture, IDC, Howest University, Kortrijk, Belgium
2011 Paper presentation, ISEA2011, Istanbul, Turkey
2011 Artist talk, Hiroshima University, Japan
2011 Artist talk, IAMAS, Ogaki, Japan
2011 Artist talk, FFKD, Copenhagen, Denmark
2011 “The Rhythm of City”, Enter5 Symposium, Prague, CZ
2010 “The Rhythm of City”, Amber Conference, Istanbul Turkey

Workshops:
04.01.18 Data Shop workshop, Bolit Contemporary Art Centre, Girona, Spain
14.11.17 Open source hardware: from fibers to fabrics, Faricademy
2017 Circular Knitic workshop, festival Maintenant, Rennes, France
2017 Arduino for artist course, Tartu Art College, Estonia
19.02.17 Throwies workshop, GLOW Winter Lights Festival, Calgary, Canada
18.02.17 Interactive Light workshop, GLOW Winter Lights Festival, Calgary, Canada
25.-28.10.16 Raspberry Pi workshop, Varvara & Mar studio, Tallinn, Estonia
22.10.16 Interactive Light workshop, TAVA Tartu Light Festival, Estonia
28.-29.12.15 3D printing workshop, Espai Erre, Barcelona, Spain
07-08.11.15 Animate with Code workshops for families and educators Onassis Cultural Centre in Athens, Greece
27-28.10 and 03-04.11.15 Arduino for beginners workshop, Varvara & Mar studio, Tallinn, Estonia
21-23.09.15 3D Printing workshop, Varvara & Mar studio, Tallinn, Estonia
04-12.08.15 Arduino for Beginners course at Mektory, Tallinn, Estonia
16-18.06.15 3D Printing workshop, Varvara & Mar studio, Tallinn, Estonia
12-14.06.15 Animate with Code workshop at Tekniska Museet in Stockholm, Sweden
12-14.05.15 Arduino for Beginners course at Textile department of Estonian Art Academy, Tallinn, Estonia
01.05.15 Circular Knitic workshop at Espacio Open, Bilbao, Spain
28-29.04.15 Circular Knitic workshop at Ultra-Lab, Madrid, Spain
26.03 – 09.04.15 Arduino for Beginners course at Mektory, Tallinn, Estonia
07.02.15 Circular Knitic workshop at WeMake, Milan
14-18.07.14 Young Creators workshop facilitated by Google and Barbican (Barbican, London)
26–27.03.14 Urban Bees 2.0 (Abellas Urbanas 2.0) workshop together with Mar Canet and OpenSystems University of Barcelona (Hangar, Barcelona, Spain)
18.05.13 Knitic, workshop, Constant (Brussels, Belgium)
27.12.12 Kombi II, workshop, Seoul Art Space Geumcheon (Seoul, Korea)
12-13.05.12 Digital knitting fabrication, workshop, STPLN (Malmö, Sweden)
11.04.2012 Robotics with Arduino, workshop, Design Academy Eindhoven (NL)
22-23.03.12 Robotics + Digital Fabrication, workshop (MU & Impakt, NL)
14.03.2012 “Introduction to Robotics with Arduino” (MOB, Barcelona, SPAIN)
Aug 2011 ISA International Summer University (Ohrid, Macedonia)
10.-11.12.10 “Creative Robotics” workshop at Servus Campus (Linz, Austria);

Qualifications

 
 
Field of research
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 2. Culture and Society; 2.5. Aesthetics and Arts Research; CERCS SPECIALITY: H312 Sculpture and architecture ; SPECIALITY: Art and Design

Publications

Category
Year
Publication
 
5.2.
2019
2.3.
2018
3.2.
2015
3.2.
2014
3.2.
2013
3.2.
2012
5.2.
2012
5.2.
2011
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PublikatsioonAutoridAastaVäljaande pealkiriKlassifikaatorFailAsutused
Beyond interactivity. The unsolved question of interactive artGuljajeva, Varvara2019VIRTUALITIES AND REALITIES New Experiences, Art and Ecologies in Immersive Environments5.2.Eesti Kunstiakadeemia
From interaction to post-participation: the disappearing role of the active participantGuljajeva, Varvara20182.3.Eesti Kunstiakadeemia
An Example of Soft Digital FabricationGuljajeva, Varvara; Canet, Mar2015Crafting Our Digital Futures3.2.Eesti Kunstiakadeemia
NeuroKnitting. First steps toward neuro fabrication.Guljajeva, Varvara; Canet Sola, Mar2014RHIZOPE. Art & Science - Hybrid Art and Interdisciplinary Research3.2.Eesti Kunstiakadeemia
Knitic – The Revolution of Soft Digital FabricationGuljajeva, Varvara; Canet Sola, Mar2013Social Fabric3.2.Eesti Kunstiakadeemia
The Conceptualisation of Urban Media: FACT’s ‘Disco Window’Guljajeva, Varvara; Canet Sola, Mar; Stubbs, Mike2012Urban Media Cultures3.2.Eesti Kunstiakadeemia
The development and role of personal manufacturing. Case study: Open Knitting.Guljajeva, Varvara; Canet Sola, Mar20125.2.Eesti Kunstiakadeemia
The Rhythm of City. Geo-located Social Data as an Artistic MediumGuljajeva, Varvara; Canet Sola, Mar20115.2.Eesti Kunstiakadeemia