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    Elizabeth Short & Boris Schneider, Co-founders of Shto, Neukölln

    April 1, 2018

    There’s a new cultural platform in town that’s bringing Eastern European art and culture to Berlin. Founded by Saint-Petersburg born Boris Schneider and Elizabeth Short, a native Brit, preparations for ЧТО’s debut are under way ahead of their first event at the beginning of April. Boris was born in Saint-Petersburg – called Leningrad back then – in the late 1980s. When he was around the age of six, his family relocated to Cologne, where he spent most of his adolescence.…

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    Katerina Belkina, Artist, Weissensee

    Introducing Katerina Belkina. The Berlin-based Russian grew up in Samara. With a population of about one million people, Samara is still considered somewhat provincial by Russian standards. By the time Katerina had reached her…

    February 9, 2017
  • Anna Grau

    Anna Grau, Painter, Prenzlauer Berg

    This is Anna. Anna is a Berlin-based painter who studied art at the Art Academy Berlin-Weissensee. All her works are oil on canvas in which she concentrates on female archetypes. “Women are more interesting…

    January 14, 2015
  • Katya Fialkova

    Katya Fialkova (36), Artist, Kreuzberg

    This is Katya. Katya is a Russian-American artist, who came to live in Berlin about two years ago. Before that she lived in various places: Mexico, Israel and Bahamas – just to name a…

    December 2, 2014