Russian (native)


School of Creative Arts
of the University of Hertfordshire
(BA Hons) Graphic Design and Illustration,
2012 — 2016

State Research Institute of Lobachevsky
(MA), Physics,
2006 — 2012
Kate Umnova is a multi-disciplinary curator and artist. With a background in science and art, she seeks ways of combining logical structures with holistic observations. In her practice, she suggests new approaches to art exhibiting and the viewer's experience through the lens of collaborative action, AR, and virtual reality.

Rovesnik (Moscow), Sverstnik (Moscow),
Noname Roasters (The Internet), Skola (Tbilisi),
Solyanka State Gallery (Moscow)

HSE Garden Pavilion,
within Ars Electronica Festival, A New Digital Deal
an online platform for
students and alumni of HSE University

HSE University, 2021, Cocurator of the Pavilion

What Time Are You? A walk in game time
a group exhibition of new media and game artists
HSE Art Gallery, 2020, Curator

New Japan. The Observer Effect
a group exhibition of Japanese new media artists
Solyanka State Gallery, 2018, Cocurator

Stelarc's Postevolution:
rather than typization
a documentary exhibition dedicated to the work of Stelarc
Solyanka State Gallery, 2018, Production/ Visual Curator

Meta Matter
a group exhibition of Dutch animation artists
Solyanka State Gallery, 2017, Cocurator

HSE University,
Media Art / (BA) Interactive Design
Senior Teacher, Course Co-author, 2019 — now

Course Author and Teacher, Entrance to the Digital Art
2022— now

Visiting Lecturer, DIY Thinking, 2021 — now

Universal University
Module Leader, 2019 — 2020

Solyanka State Gallery
Exhibition Curator, 2017 — 2019

Multimedia Designer, 2019 — 2021

Solyanka State Gallery
Multimedia Designer, 2016 — 2019