Daria Rusakova is the “Modern Muse”, international Art Curator, Model
“My mission is to inspire emerging artists, to curate them and to give the opportunity to be presented in the best galleries, museums and art fairs. The main idea of my work is to build a “cultural bridge” between Russia and other countries and to popularize emerging Russian art worldwide”.
Daria had created the concepts for more than 100 art projects and organized more than 60 exhibitions, art residencies and art symposiums for emerging Russian artists all over the world, as well as a lot of art exhibits for international artists in Russia and Europe.
- 2005 – 2010 Russian State University of Humanities, Faculty of Philology and History, Film and Theater critic (Master), Moscow, Russia.
- 2013 – 2015 The Moscow Institute of Art Business and Antique, Art Management and Collecting, Moscow, Russia.
- 2013 – 2015 Executive Director at the Antiques Art Gallery “Five Centuries” (Moscow, Russia – Rome, Italy).
- 2015 – 2016 Art Curator in K35 Art Gallery of Contemporary Art (Moscow, Russia).
- From 2015 Founder and Director of Art Guest Gallery of Contemporary Art and Red / Black Art Agency.
- From 2017 Co-Founder and Curator of International Exhibit Project “Russian Art Park”.
- From 2019 Art & Fashion Publicist
Selected Russian and international venues where Daria Rusakova had organized or curated art exhibitions / presented emerging artists:
Moscow: VIII Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art (2019) in Gostiny Dvor, Moscow State Fashion Museum; VII Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art (2017) in Skolkovo Innovation Center; Moscow Art Factory “Chrystal“; The Moscow Manezh; Moscow Museum Tsaritsyno; Tropinin State Museum; Design and Architectural Center ARTPLAY; K35 Art Gallery; CRAFT Gallery; Cinema Art Gallery; Vincent Art Gallery; Pop Up Museum; Nikolskaya Art Gallery; Renaissance Monarch Moscow Centre Hotel Exhibition Hall; Name Art Space, etc.
International venues: AQUA ART MIAMI; Miami River Art Fair; Colour Senses Project Gallery, Wynwood, Miami, FL; Archibishop John C. Favalora Museum at St. Thomas University, Miami, FL; Art Emporium Gallery and Cultural Center of Miami, FL; Art Palm Beach Fair, West Palm Beach, FL; Chirino Said Art, Miami, FL; Nina Torres Fine Arts, Miami, FL; Villamil Contemporary Fine Arts, Miami, FL; Art Deco Historic Building / Miami Film School; Venetian International Biennale of Contemporary Art, Italy; Museo della Follia, San Servolo, Venice, Italy; Jurmala Art Fair; Havana International Biennale of Contemporary Art; National Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC), Matanzas, Cuba; Museum of Revolution, Havana, Cuba; Steiner Art Gallery, Vienna, Austria; Bodleian Libraries, The University of Oxford, UK, etc.
2017 – Varadero – Matanzas, Cuba (Russian and European artists / Painting)
2019 – Miami Beach, FL (Russian and Asian artists / Street Art, Painting, Sculpture)
In January, 2020 Daria Rusakova won the title Ms. Florida US Nation 2020, participation in Miss US Nation Pageants in Miami, Florida.
In October, 2020 she got the title of Ms. US Nation 2020.
In 2018 Daria published her own poetry book “Caminos” (“The Roads”) in Spanish and Russian. The book had been presented in Moscow, Russia, in Milan, Italy and in Cuba (in National Union of Writes and Artists and in the conference hall of Miramar Memories Hotel, Havana, with the autograph session).