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Silvia Russel
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Silvia Russel (1969, born in Nijmegen, NL) lives and works in Amsterdam, the
Netherlands and New York City.
Her work was shown at Gallery MC and White Box in New York and internationally at the
Architectural Biennale in Venice, and Cell Project Space in London, UK, amongst others.
She has had numerous solo-and group shows in the Netherlands at venues such as
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven; NAI, Rotterdam;
Museum van Bommel van Dam, Venlo, and Sanquin and Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam.
Over de last years Russel received commissions for permanent art installation in public
and private spaces in the Netherlands..
She has received numerous grants and awards from the Amsterdam Foundation for the
Arts, and The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture to name
a few. Together with LMAKprojects, Silvia Russel published in 2009 " Borough(ed)
Stories". Her work has been reviewed in all major Dutch newspapers and art
magazines. Russel recently became part of the Feminist Art Base the first online digital archive dedicated solely to feminist art and part of the Brooklyn Museum's Elizabeth A Sackler Center.