Unwelcome Isolation by Mahshid Mahboubifar

My self-portraits results from an unwelcome isolation. Last summer, during a couple of months I spent most of my time in my own room, I had lost many of my friends because of moving back to my city after graduation in the field of art. The only medium which could…

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“The shadow of uncreated creatures…” Marina Shumakova.

I was born and raised in Chelyabinsk, Russia. Chelyabinsk – the city of a fallen meteorite. It was the brightest most existential experience in my life. The ultra-bright skies made huge lances that cut it into two parts, drawing blood bright streaks, shadows of objects running in a circle, like a…

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Soft Focus: A Collection of Russian Photography – Valeriya Chumachenko

The project “SOFT FOCUS” brings together the work of nine women photographers from Russia: Angela Usmanova, Irina Kataeva, Anastasia Chikanovskaya, Alena Zabolotina, Marina Shumakova, Marusia Makhmutova (Chelyabinsk), Kira Malkova (Vladivostok), Olga Lyan (Seoul) , Tatiana Shvetsova-Yaperova (St Petersburg). “SOFT FOCUS. Women art photography” was first opened in January 2015 in…

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