I have asked my mother to tell me about the similarities and differences she sees in me, her and my grandmother.
Born at Surgut , Russia. Based in St. Petersburg. In 2008 I have discovered passion for photography. Starting from 2010 I work with medium format (film) photography. She is interested in both documentary and art genres. In my projects, I explore personal and collective topics such as: personal relationships, family, types of housing and spaces, people’s private lives and personal experiences.
• Education and training: 2010 – “Basics of photography” course, photo school “Svetopis”, Surgut. 2011 – “From basics to mastery” course, Academy of Photography, Saint-Petersburg. 2011 – 2013 – Department of photoreporters of Galperin, the Russian Union of Journalists, Saint-Petersburg. From 2014 A member of The Russian Union of Art Photographers
• Exibitions: 2011 Moscow museum of biology of K. Timiryazev, photo contest “Water World of Russia”, Moscow. 2011 IV International photo contest of Karl Bulla “Visible features of the era”, Saint-Petersburg. 2012 Final exibition at the Department of photo reporters “54-th”, Saint-Petersburg. 2013 Baltic Biennale of Photography. The 6th International contest of professional and amateur photography “Photomania-2013”, Kaliningrad. 2013 Gallery “Art-Hall” by creative association of Petersburg photographers “Art-Confession”, Vyborg. 2014 State Russian Museum. III Museum Binnale of contemporary Photography, Saint-Petersburg.
• Publications: DODHO magazine Matryoshka dolls.
• Сompetitions: 2014 short list FotoVisura Grant; 2014 participant in the final exhibition of the photo contest Young photographers of Russia; 2014 Photographer of the Year and winner of the photo contest Polar Perspective.