I'm a practising artist and an experienced photographer. As part of my artistic practice I do a lot of research and I organise social events, such as exhibitions and public discussions. I have worked for several galleries including Garage Centre for Contemporary Art and Culture My duties included researching artists, contacting press, managing volunteers. I have also worked for Regina Gallery, I've undertaken administrative and invigilation work, which further emphasized for me the importance of having a keen eye for detail, being vigilant in the exhibition space and ensuring that the visitor’s experience is rewarding. Aside from my passion for Arts, I have always had an interest in Publishing and Magazines. I have worked as a Photo Editor in Afisha and PORT Magazines in Moscow. With this experience I have developed an understanding of the way online and offline publishing operates. I have worked under pressure of tight deadlines, I briefed and assigned photographers, managed archives and databases. I am outspoken, hardworking and responsible.
Responsibilities included organising photo shoots (selecting photographers, booking models, finding locations), as well as finding all visual material for the upcoming issue.
Responsibilities included updating all social media accounts associated with the institute. Marketing and developing new strategies to promote Strelka, including advertisements for new Strelka Press publications and developing projects with other organisations.
That included an internship in the London office (research, contacting press and artists), as well as managing volunteers in Moscow for the Museum of Everything in Russia project.
Responsibilities included selecting, writing about and photographing exhibition highlights for the Contemporary Art in London section of the online magazine. Contributing commissioned articles about contemporary art.
Responsibilities included generating new content ideas, organising photo shoots (selecting photographers, booking models, finding locations), sourcing visual content for the magazine.