Yasha Young is currently Director of Art, Culture and Social Network for the renowned art series PROJECT M in Berlin which was created for the new and innovative art institution URBAN NATION (a social project for the Germany based Real Estate and social housing company Gewobag AG) which is currently under construction Berlin with an opening date set for 2015/16.
together with GRAFT ARCHITECTS designed and conceptualised the whole Institute which is unique in the world.
was invited to speak at the EFA European Festival Association
an international summit of the world's leading festival managers.
The PROJECT M series has incorporated some of the biggest urban and street artists in the world a list of names can be found here: www.urban-nation.net.
The series continues to grow and as of summer 2014 a POP UP SPACE will be added in support of the artists participating in the outdoor series.
has established a network with international curators from which 4 are invited to curate a PROJECT M edition 4x a year.
Owned by curator Yasha Young, STRYCHNIN presented emerging American, Canadian and Japanese artists to the European art world and vice versa.
proudly presents an exclusive exhibition and pop-up shop from The Keep A Breast Foundation's Non Toxic Revolution.
As its international curator Yasha Young proudly announces another Keep A Breast happening taking place on May 25th in Tokyo, Japan!
The theme and title of this upcoming exhibition is "LOVE" which is what we believe the world needs most and is the way to silently revolutionize our ways of thinking about cancer its prevention.
Keep A Breast Foundation
is a non-profit organization, whose agenda is raising awareness of breast cancer as well as educating people about its risks and ultimately its prevention.
Therefore, many female musicians, actresses, artists and other women of high popularity get plaster casts of their torsos done and have them designed by well-known artists in order to help out Keep A Breast Foundation
and the good cause.
Yasha Young was the executive creative director of this new international art fair for new media and design until 2012.
It is to take place in Cologne, Germany, for the first time in 2010.
focuses on young artists working in unusual digital media such as animation, 3D, special effects or digital image manipulation.
remains now in the 2012 jury for the warsteiner award.
Yasha Young was appointed member of its selection committee in 2008 and continues to hold this position until today.
ART.FAIR 21 had over 45.000 visitors in 2008.
For further information, please visit art-fair.de.
was asked to participate in this major museum exhibition on lowbrow, pop surrealism and urban art by contributing with some of her
artists and to write an essay for the show's catalogue.
Yasha Young was asked to be a member of this council by the British company in 2009.