Maria Polnikova

Head of Garage Academy.
Maria is head of Garage Academy (joint Master's degree program of Garage Museum of Contemporary Art and HSE University’s "Curatorial Practices in Contemporary Art" program, university-wide minor program "Contemporary Art: An Introduction to History and Museum and Exhibition Practices", development program "Audience interaction in the field of culture").

Senior lecturer of HSE University’s Joint Department with Garage Museum; co-founder of Zakadrom – the recruitment agency in the field of culture.