Anna Kuznetsova  is an artist working in the field of personal photography and video art documentary. She did comissioned work for leading Russian and international media. In addition to photography projects, works as a freelance journalist producing stories from the point of concept to writing. Lives in Saint Petersburg, Russia.


Education

– Visual journalism / Saint-Petersburg State University / specialist / 2005–2010


Scholarship

– New school of Saint-Petersburg cinema / Philippe Grandrieux group / 2017


Residences

– RUCKA / Cesis, Latvia / 2019


Workshops

– “Editing workshop: the finishing touches” led by Christian Caujolle / ISSP / Latvia / 2012

– “Personal documentary: Interior” led by Michael Ackerman / ISSP / Latvia / 2011

– “Photography. Projects. Books” led by Morten Andersen / Fotodepartment / Saint-Petersburg / 2011

– Art-critic course taught by Emily Newman / HIAP/ Suomenlinna, Helsinki / 2010

– Art-critic course taught by Michael Sidlin / Fotodepartment / Saint-Petersburg / 2007

– Sergey Maximishin course / Faculty of photojournalism / Saint-Petersburg / 2007


Experinece:

– Afisha magazine / photoeditor / Saint-Petersburg / 2008-2009

– Afisha, Afisha Mir, Look At Me, The Village / freelance producer and journalist / Saint-Petersburg and Moscow / since 2008

– "Realnost'" video documentary project by Alexander Rastorguev and Pavel Kostomarov / hero and editor / Moscow / 2013-2014

– Short documentary about ISSP (International Summer School of Photography) / director, camera, editinig / Latvia / 2014

– "Photography is not about photography"  / workshops / educator / Saint-Petersburg / 2016, 2017


Clients

Afisha magazine, Afisha Mir magazine, Bolshoi Gorod magazine, The Village, Dove, QRmedia, L'Officiel, Psychologies,  Prime Russian magazine, Vice, Neon magazine, Port magazine, F5 magazine, Aeroflot Premium magazine, Hleb magazine, Dom Beat bar,  Scope magazine, Mamin magazine, Sberbank magazine, Uvelirtorg, Promsvyaz' bank, Strelka Insitute, Theory and Practice, PaperPaper.ru, Look at me.


Selected Exhibitions

– "Never Never Land"  / group exhibition / Lodz Fotofestiwal / Lodz / 2017

– "Baby, I like it raw" / group exhibition / photography / Czech center / New York / 2017

– "Art on postcards" / group exhibition / photography / London / 2017

– "Extended memory" / group exhibition / photography / Aff gallery / Berlin / 2016

– "Winter pictures" / on-line exhibition curated by Humble Arts Foundation / hafny.org / 2016

– "Antimuseum" group exhibition / video / Electromuseum / Moscow, 2016

– "#Memory_archive" group exhibition / photography / Photobook Melbourne gallery / Melbourne / 2016

– "Space Jamz" / on-line exhibition curated by Humble Arts Foundation / hafny.org / 2015

– "Between us" collaborative project with Kseniya Babushkina /photography / sound /  Garage №14579 / Saint-Petersburg / 2014

– "The artistic invention of the self and the pure joy of life and love" / curated by Austrian Cultural Forum /video/ House on Embankment / Moscow / 2014

– "A Process" curated by Der Greif /photography/ Neue Galerie im Höhmannhau / Augsburg / 2014

– "To belong" /  Personal exhibition in the car garage / photography /sound / performance / Moscow / 2012

– "Zinestation" / group exhibition / zine/ Meglinskaya gallery / Moscow / 2012

– "I didn't lose my mind this winter once again" / "Young photography" group exhibition curated by Fotodepartment / photography / Saint-Petersburg /2011

– Photographicon / photography / Wales / 2010


Zines

– "I didn't lose my mind this winter once again" / personal zine / published by Dienacht / Berlin / 2016

– “Flammboyant”  / personal zine / published by Pogo books / Berlin /print run of 120 /2011

– “Ohrannik spravok ne daet” / collaboration project between Russian and German

artists / 2009–2010


Publications

Gup magazine, VICE, Disturber magazine, Timeshow press zine, Dncht magazine, Traum noir, Kasino creative annual, Dazed and Confused, Bird in Flight.





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