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Alexis Chernorechenski (online: CityLion)

 

Alexis Chernorechenski (online: CityLion)

 

14.01.1981

Russia | Moscow

+7 (999) 666-1917

Skype: alexis.chernorechenski

facebook.com/chernorechenski

chernorechenski@gmail.com

 

Brief Overview

Baltic and Finno-Ugric studies; Ancient Greek and Roman studies

writing: drama, essays, articles, poetry, travel notes

university teacher / online courses tutor: cultural anthropology, history, logic, history of art, philosophy, languages

blogger, interviewer

— Moscow / Saint Petersburg / Vietnam guide: art and history tours

—  educations: cultural studies, art history (postgrad), linguistics, music theory

—  several active languages

 lived in: Russia, USA, France, Egypt, Vietnam, Spain (lived = 2+ months)

 

ONLINE
  • Personal site in several languages (portfolio of projects): chrnr.ch
  • Instagram blog: chernorechenski
  • YouTube channel: cityliontv
PROJECTS AS ORGANIZER
  • DeLouinne: art and educational platform / public-private space: Saint Petersburg and Moscow (2014-2017) – free discussion platform for humanities, social and natural studies; experimental shows and performances
  • Kunstgeiser/DifferentAccents:  liberal arts platform (2012-2013) – architectural expeditions, theatre shows
  • Procherkon: artistic association (2009-2012) – multifunctional project spanning from experimental actionism in public spaces to online radio
CONCERTS AND PUBLIC APPEARANCES

Public appearances and concerts are regular since 1998 until now. Enumerated here are only the most salient shows and concerts. Routine public lectures are not considered.

2017

April 2017. Presentation of the Nox Sovetica project (interactive history of the USSR 1917-1992), Rudomino library of foreign literature, Moscow

March 2017. History conference. Baltic studies. Saint Petersburg

Minsk Festival of languages

Moscow city conference. On city activity

 

2015

“Waiting room” – verbatim monoplay (Saint Petersburg)

 

2013-2014

Interviews

 

2012

First BybyS-talks – Poetic Readings

Mui Ne (Viet Nam)

 

2012

Mono-Plays by A. Chernorechenski: “Trija” and “Lizentin”

TNK-Art Gallery (Moscow) and VKHUTEMAS Gallery (Moscow)

 

2010 – 2012
Lectures and Discussion Clubs on Aesthetics, Creative Art, and Science

Moscow cultural centers, VKHUTEMAS Gallery (Moscow)

 

2010 – 2012

Open-Air Lectures on Architecture, History, Linguistics, and Toponimics (in various languages)

Expeditions to Smaller Towns (Serpukhov, Ryazan, Smolensk, Nizhny Novgorod, etc.)

 

15.10.2011

Theatre: “Invalid Participles” by A. Chernorechenski (scenography by O. Kondrashov)

Music by A. Chernorechenski

VKHUTEMAS Gallery (Moscow)

 

24.07.2011

Interdisciplinary Open-Air Street Action “Art-Descente in Serpukhov”

Microplay by A. Chernorechenski “Silence For Serpukhov Without Orchestra”

 

22-25.06.2011

Piano Improvisation Program (accompanying the concert at the literal studio Kiparisovy Larets)

Gorky Institute of Literature (Moscow)

Lecture-Performance on Contemporary Music “Beyond Oikumena”

Press Club Green Lamp (Saint Petersburg)

 

25.02.2011

Performances (Actionism) in “Museum Version”: “Rape me” and “Playing Thirty-One”

Moscow Cultural Centers

 

21.01.2011

“City Lion’s Eve”

Moscow Cultural Centers

 

21.12.2010
“Invalid Participles” (scenography by O. Kondrashov)

Music by A. Chernorechenski

 

04.12.2010
Solo piano with Improvisation Program “Taste Reinforcement”

Mikhailovskoye mansion (Mikhailovskoye, Moscow Region)

 

12.2007
«Trois esquisses théâtrales»: «La tartine» et «Les écharpes»

« Cinq pièces pour la représentation de «Les écharpes», For Piano

Theatre Festival at Linguistic University (Nizhny Novgorod)

 

10.2007
Radio Interviews: “Art And Social Liberty”, “Sociogenesis of Education in Contemporary Russia”, “Language of Contemporary Mass Media”

Radio Station “Govorit Moskva” (Moscow)

 

12.2006
«Qatar p’tites pièces»

Theatre Festival at Linguistic University (Nizhny Novgorod).

 

09.2002
Poem For Piano «Les vagues» and Interview

Vagney Communal Radio Station (Vagney, France)

 

07.2000
Solo performance in a mixed concert

East European Open University (Budapest, Hungary)

 

2000 and 2002
Two Solo Concerts, Piano

Cultural Centers (Dzerzhinsk)

 

2001
Recitals and Solo Participations

Piano and Organ Solo

University of Richmond, VA (Richmond, USA)
04.1999
Le mal de Paris, romance

Linguistic University (Nizhny Novgorod).

 

09.1998
L’orage, tableau caractéristique

French Department Concert: Linguistic Universtity (Nizhny Novgorod)

 

UNIVERSITY TEACHING RECORD

2014-2015

Saint Petersburg Institute of Television, Business and Design

  • Faculty of Journalism
  • Journalism and Blogging: Theory
  • Art Journalism (Set of Practical Sessions in galleries and public places)
  • Logic
  • History of Philosophy

 

2008-2012
Moscow State University

  • Faculty for Foreign Languages
  • Written Expression in English (III and V years)
  • English, French, and Italian Literatures (IV year)
  • British Civilization in English (III year)
  • French Media and Pagination Basics in French
  • French (I year)
  • Philological Department
  • Introduction to General Philology
  • Internship For Students at an Online Radio Station (Procherkon.FM)
  • Stylization Writing in English
  • Introduction to Culturology and Axiology
  • Text Euristics

 

2004 – 2008

Nizhny Novgorod State University

Linguistic University of Nizhny Novgorod

  • English-Russian Translation Theory
  • English Grammar Systematic Course
  • Practical English-Russian Translation
  • Logical Interpretation of a Text: Special Course
  • Practical French (I, III, IV years)

 

2003 – 2004
Public Lectures and Discussion Clubs:

History of the Twentieth-Century Music in Personalities (12)

Philosophy Overview from its Sources Up to The Present Day (20)

 

EDUCATION

 

2008 – 2011
Moscow State University, Philological Department

Research at the Chair of English Language

 

2004 – 2007
Nizhny Novgorod Linguistic University

French Philology Chair

Researcher in Residence: Semantics and Semiotics

 

1998 – 2004
Nizhny Novgorod Linguistic University

Department of the French Language

Department of Ancient Languages (parallel specialization)

 

2001 – 2003
Nizhny Novgorod State Conservatory

Music Composition

Individual Education Plan

 

2000 – 2001
University of Richmond (Virginia, USA)

Departments of Music and Ancient Languages: music theory and composition, Latin and classical culture

 

SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITY AND PUBLICATIONS

Books

  • Art essays ‘Du cri à l’image’ (“От вскрика до образа”) for the R5 site (2013). In Russian. Being prepared in the form of an “electronic paper book”.
  • Experimental book of monorhymesСтих не стих”. In Russian.

 

Scientific Publications

– Article «Timbre Analysis of The Text». Collection «Philology Young and Eternal», (Moscow 2011).

– Hermeneutical Aspects of Individual Categories Interpretations. «Aspirant» (Nizhny Novgorod – Minsk 2006).
– Les expressions étranges et les procédés de leur interprétation. «FranCité» (Samara 2006).
– Logical Relative Approach in Interpretation of Anomalous Expressions. «Review of the Translation Department» (Nizhny Novgorod 2007).
– Semantic and Pragmatic Aspects of Anomalous Expressions Interpretation. 11th Nizhny Novgorod Regional Conference of Young Scientists (Tatintets 2006, marked by a diploma).
– La vérité et la vraisemblance dans les contes de Bernard Clavel. «FranCité» (Samara 2006).
– From Truth to Interpretability: Anomalous Expression. «Skrebnev Review» (Nizhny Novgorod 2006).
– Absurd and Postmodernist Game: Complete Uninterpretability? «Linguistic Fundamentals for Intercultural Communication» (Nizhny Novgorod 2007).

 

Set of articles in English and French in FranCité and School English on theory of art, history, city architecture, philosophy, and history of music

2008
– Les passions du théâtre postmoderniste [F]
2007
– Jean Cocteau [F]
2006
– Le Transsibérien [F]
– George Gershwin [E]
– François Ozon [F]
– Le yoga [F]
2005
– Nijni-Novgorod [F]
– Nizhny Novgorod [E]
– Richmond [E]
– Pierre Soulages : La lumière du noir [F]
– L’architecture française [F]
– Olivier Messiaen [F]

Other Publications

2007-2008

  • Overcoming Contradictions in Cultural and Linguistic Realities on the Example of Western and Eastern Systems. «Medina» (Nizhny Novgorod)
  • Russian-Italian Phrasebook. “Tsentrpoligraf” (Moscow)
  • Russian-Spanish Phrasebook. “Tsentrpoligraf” (Moscow)
  • Russian-Finnish Phrasebook. “Tsentrpoligraf” (Moscow)
  • Qatar p’tites pièces, play Three. «FranCité», #28 (Samara)
  • «Russia and Its Civilizational Perspectives», «Cities and Architecture» (online)

 

SPECIAL SKILLS

 

Modern Languages

– English, French, Portuguese, German, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Finnish – fluently

– Latvian, Lithuanian – upper intermediate, but with a constant lack of direct practice
– Chinese, Arabic, Swedish, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Byelorussian – work with texts, basic knowledge

Ancient Languages

– Sanskrit, Ancient Greek, Latin – reading, translation, teaching

Interviewer

2015 (May-June, November-December)

Madrid. Interviewer and photographer for the data collection project on artistic life in Spain.

Guide

2012 (September – November)

Vietnam (Muine, Dalat, Nha Trang)