Alexandru Raevschi

Alexandru Raevschi was born in 1979 in Chisinau. Lives and works in Marburg. He received Master’s degree from “Ion Creangă” Pedagogical State University in the field of Fine and Decorative arts (Chisinau, Moldova), Master’s Degree from Academy of Public Administration under the President of Moldova in Economic Sciences (Chisinau, Moldova) and Master’s Degree from Bergen Academy of Art and Design in Fine Art (Bergen, Norway). His artistic work explores questions of social life and interaction with the political system, using painting, sound – photo and video installation. This results in situational and contextual projects that create forms of intervention in public spaces as well as exhibition spaces, acts of translation and archiving. Current research projects focus on politics of invisibility, search for the national identity of individual social groups and reaction to changes under the influence of mental features of the contemporary paradigm.