Nelly Matorina

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“My earliest memory is of a dream.”
Anne Carson, Every Exit is an Entrance (A Praise of Sleep)

Artist CV


2024 Massey College Bibliography Room Fellow, Toronto, Canada


2023 The Fragment, Audeamus Literary and Arts Journal
2020 For Boredom, A Conceptual Network of Cultural Objects, co-authored with Dr. Sharday Mosurinjohn, Capacious: Journal for Emerging Affect Inquiry


2019 CircaSeptan, Modern Fuel, Kingston, Canada
2018 Don’t Forget to Call, SAW Video Gallery, Ottawa, Canada
2018 Don’t Forget to Call, Union Gallery, Kingston, Canada
2018 after-sleep, Unit 115 Gallery, Kingston, Canada
2015 Mirror Element, Happening at Artel Collective, Kingston, Canada
2014 Pure Phenomenality, Pop-up House Installation, Kingston, Canada
2014 Zilant, Oops Artel Collective Pop-up Show, Kingston, Canada

Screenings, Radio, and Performances

2018 an extension of you, Reelout Film and Video Festival, Kingston, Canada
2017 Is it going to be much longer? Modern Fuel’s Square Pegs, Kingston, Canada
2017 The Sun Rises, Union Gallery, Kingston, Canada
2015 Radio(waves) in Motion for Radia Sound Network
2015 Spaces to act or not for Radia Sound Network
2014 Perceptual City, Artel Collective, Kingston, Canada
2014 Wide, Artel Collective, Kingston, Canada
2014 Tie that Binds, University Club, Kingston, Canada
2014 Finding something yet again, Artel Collective, Kingston, Canada
2014 Feedback Loop, Corridor Culture, Kingston, Canada
2014 Creature, Probably, Reelout Film Festival, Kingston, Canada
2014 Television and the Forest, Union Gallery, Kingston, Canada

Presentations and Talks

2023 CircaSeptan, The Lag Between Sleep and Wake, conference presentation at Somnabulations Critical Approaches to Sleep Conference
2018 Post-Soviet Art and Religion, guest lecture in Religion and Art Seminar at Queen’s University in Canada.
2017 Possible Worlds: Re-imagining Scientific Participation, conference presentation at Undisciplined Graduate Conference at Queen’s University in Canada.


2018 In Between Remembering: Intergenerational Practice Discussion Group at Saw Video Gallery, Ottawa, Canada.
2018 Interview at Union Gallery by Leyla Chisamore, July 2018, Kingston, Canada.
2017 Interview for Documenta 14, Berlin, Germany. Radio.
2015 Interview for Art the Science, Kingston, Canada.