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Ekaterina Degot is an art writer and curator, Artistic director at the Academy of Arts of the World in Cologne, and professor at the Rodchenko Moscow School of Photography. Her recent curatorial projects include, Monday Begins on Saturday, First Bergen Assembly, Bergen, Norway, 2013 (with David Riff); Art After the End of the World, the discussion platform of the Kiev Biennial of Contemporary Art Arsenale, 2012; and Auditorium Moscow in collaboration with Warsaw Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, 2011 (with Joanna Mytkovska and David Riff). She co-edited Post-Post-Soviet?: Art, Politics and Society in Russia at the Turn of the Decade (Chicago University press, 2013).