1979 Born in Cheboksary, Russia
1984 For the first time was photographed on a color film on a beach of Anapa with a dolphin
1992 Prints copies of Bruce Lee and John Rambo photos for a sale
2018 In a good mood
The main themes of the work are the banality of the everyday life, the economy and culture of the territories and societies, the mechanisms of their functioning.


Magazines and papers: Esquire Russia, Russian Reporter, Bolshoi gorod, Afisha-MIR, The Moscow Times, The Guardian, Rolling Stone (Italy), 11 Freunde, Uno-Due, Stand, PROsport, Ballesterer, When Saturday Comes, Der Spiegel, Decal, Undici, The Blizzard, Barraca Magazine, Four Four Two, Sekai, Lufthansa Magazin, Wings, Veja

Photo blogs: Wired, DVA Foto, Landscape Stories, Prism e-magazine, Lenscratch, Fotografia Magazine, Rûm, Calvert Journal, Flavorwire, FK Magazine, The Atlantic Cities, Oitzarisme, New Landscape Photography, Self Publish Be Happy, Feature Shoot, Gizmodo, BuzzFeed, F-Stop Magazine, The Village,, GEO, YET magazine, Dazed and Confused, Spiegel, PostPravda


Solo: "Grassroots" (The Lumiere brothers Centre for Photography, Moscow; Berthold Center, Saint Petersburg; «Vorota» gallery, Kaliningrad; «Tsekh» gallery, Pskov, 2018), "Most frequently visited hills and ravines" ("Smena", Kazan, Russia, 2016), "Hidden" ("Zarya", Vladivostok, Russia, 2016)

Group: Silver Camera (Moscow, Russia, 2010, 2012), Flash Forward Festival (Boston, USA, 2012), GuatePhoto festival (Guatemala City, 2012), Baltic Biennale (Kaliningrad, Russia, 2013), Photovisa (Krasnodar, Russia, 2014), "I’mpressed" Festival (Saint Petersburg, Russia, 2014), Volga Biennale (Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, 2014), Slideluck / Warsaw Photo Days (2014), "Chuvashia. Research" (Triumph gallery, Moscow, Russia, 2015), Slideluck / Format Festival (Derby, UK, 2015), Athens Photo Festival (Greece, 2015), Festival Encontros da Imagem (Braga, Portugal, 2015), Fiebre Photobook Festival (Madrid, Spain, 2015), Portrait Salon (London, UK, 2015 and Tokyo, Japan, 2016), Spanish National Library’s exhibition at PHotoEspaña (Madrid, Spain, 2016), Goal Click (London, UK, 2016), «Okolofutbola» (Metenkov's House Photography Museum, Yekaterinburg, Russia, 2016), «East stand» ("Smena", Kazan, Russia, 2017), «The ball is round, the pitch is flat», (VDNH, Moscow, 2018), «Landscape in transition» (Yeltsin Centre Art Gallery, Yekaterinburg; PERMM museum of contemporary art, Perm; Tyumen's Museum Complex of Slovtsov, Russia, 2018), «SportFoto» (lille3000, Lille Cedex, France, 2018), «At the fringers» (VDNH, Moscow, 2018), «One Northeast» ("Zarya", Vladivostok, Russia, 2018)


for PhotoVisa festival (Krasnodar, Russia) in 2014; with «The Chronicle of shooting the cover image for the book "Most frequently visited hills and ravines"» book for the Festival Encontros da Imagem (Braga, Portugal), Dummy Award of Fiebre Photobook Festival (Madrid, Spain) in 2015; with «ZATO» project for Lucie Scholarship (Photo Made category) in 2015, for Luma Rencontres Dummy Book Award Arles 2016, The Anamorphosis Prize 2016; with «Grassroots» book for Moscow's Photobookfest 2017 and Luma Rencontres Dummy Book Award Arles 2017; with «Khmar'» paper for Moscow's Photobookfest 2018

GARAZH Museum's Weekend Faculty with Martha Rosler (Moscow), November, 2017
ZARYA Artist-in-Residence's participant (Vladivostok, Russia), June, 2016


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