Edward fon Beckendorf
Russian artist and actionist of German origin, working with social themes on a free spaces. The venue for the display of his works can be the streets of the city or the dark Internet. Edward spent his childhood playing at the nuclear wastelands and the half- closed, dying city of Semipalatinsk-21, even before the appearance of the Fallout series of games. The artist usually uses guerrilla art practices, capture and interception strategies (appropriations). Often works in the genre of sculpture and installation, working closely with the artist Cyril Cross, who often becomes the hero of his video art works.