Ksenia Podoinitsyna

founder, InArt.
Russian contemporary art market expert. The only analyst of the Russian contemporary art market. In 2010 she founded Gallery 21, in 2016 she founded the InArt project. She is a patron of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, a Forbes contributor, a member of the Board of the Association of Galleries (AGA).

In 2015 Ksenia launched an educational course on «How to put price on art” at the Plekhanov University of Economics. In 2016 Ksenia Podoynitsyna presented the first analytical report on Russian contemporary art market in Moscow, Vienna and London. In 2017 she announced the results of InArt rating and launched online platform in-art.ru. InArt highlights key data about Russian contemporary artists and market development, it generates annual analytical reports, maintains a market database which includes top contemporary artists and art organizations working with Russian artists internationally. About 5,000 publications were published about the project in media: Forbes, TASS, RBC, Kommersant, Izvestia, Lenta, The Artnewspaper and others.

In 2018, an online gallery of Russian contemporary art was opened at InArt. In 2019, for the first time, InArt analyticas took part in the 6th edition of the report of the Deloitte international network “Art and Finance” as experts in the Russian art market. Before contemporary art Ksenia worked in a financial sector at Fleming Family and Partners, VTB Capital, Deutsche Bank. Ksenia graduated from ESCP Europe with Master of Science with Major in Marketing, Master in European Business, graduated in 2009. Before she studied Bachelor of Arts in Economics with Major in Finance and Credit at the Russian Plekhanov Academy of Economics and University of Applied Sciences in Dresden.

14:15 — 16:00
Panel Discussion