Photography Archive

  • In photography, superimposition is the placement of one image over another, either to conceal something or create an overall effect. The concept was widely developed by Russian photographer Sergey Larenkov, who compared […]

    Bishkek: Yesterday and Today

    In photography, superimposition is the placement of one image over another, either to conceal something or create an overall effect. The concept was widely developed by Russian photographer Sergey Larenkov, who compared […]

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  •   Win a new book! ArtInRussia.com, together with SRAS.org and The New Press Publishers will be giving away a new copy of Koretsky: The Soviet Photo Poster: 1930-1984 via SRAS’s […]

    Koretsky: The Soviet Photo Poster: 1930-1984

      Win a new book! ArtInRussia.com, together with SRAS.org and The New Press Publishers will be giving away a new copy of Koretsky: The Soviet Photo Poster: 1930-1984 via SRAS’s […]

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  • “The Veterans Project” Sasha Maslov photography exhibition Loft Project Etagi, Ligovsky Prospekt 74 Open now through July 3, 2013 Free admission “Every year, fewer and fewer veterans of the War […]

    Sasha Maslov’s “The Veterans Project”

    “The Veterans Project” Sasha Maslov photography exhibition Loft Project Etagi, Ligovsky Prospekt 74 Open now through July 3, 2013 Free admission “Every year, fewer and fewer veterans of the War […]

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  • “From the Rock Archives of the 1980s,” Dmitry Konradt photography exhibition Timiryazev Library, 6 Ulitsa Shkapina Runs through June 30 Admission free  Today, Dmitry Konradt is an artist who specializes […]

    Dmitry Konradt’s Soviet Rock Photography

    “From the Rock Archives of the 1980s,” Dmitry Konradt photography exhibition Timiryazev Library, 6 Ulitsa Shkapina Runs through June 30 Admission free  Today, Dmitry Konradt is an artist who specializes […]

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  • Since getting its start in 2010, Instagram has become a cultural phenomenon, amassing more than 30 million users and becoming acquired by social media kingpin Facebook for $1 billion. (That’s […]

    A Brief History of Lomography

    Since getting its start in 2010, Instagram has become a cultural phenomenon, amassing more than 30 million users and becoming acquired by social media kingpin Facebook for $1 billion. (That’s […]

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  • European fashion conjures up images of runways in Paris and Milan –thin, leggy models strutting in the season’s newest (and most expensive) new gear. But for hosting two of some […]

    Gosha Rubchinsky

    European fashion conjures up images of runways in Paris and Milan –thin, leggy models strutting in the season’s newest (and most expensive) new gear. But for hosting two of some […]

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  • Moscow-based AES+F Collective’s body of work is reflective of the nuanced backgrounds of collective members Tatiana Arzamasova, Lev Evzovich, Evgeny Svyatsky and Vladimir Fridkes — the first letters of their […]

    AES+F Collective

    Moscow-based AES+F Collective’s body of work is reflective of the nuanced backgrounds of collective members Tatiana Arzamasova, Lev Evzovich, Evgeny Svyatsky and Vladimir Fridkes — the first letters of their […]

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  • The Blue Noses, an artistic duo consisting of Alexander (Sasha) Shaburov and Vyacheslav (Slava) Mizin, was founded in 1999.  The group is known for their satirical and oft-times provocative works, […]

    The Blue Noses

    The Blue Noses, an artistic duo consisting of Alexander (Sasha) Shaburov and Vyacheslav (Slava) Mizin, was founded in 1999.  The group is known for their satirical and oft-times provocative works, […]

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  • Considered to be one of Russia’s most brilliant contemporary photographers, Igor Vladimirovich Moukhin was born in Moscow on November 19, 1961.  Although he realized his passion for photography at the […]

    Igor Moukhin

    Considered to be one of Russia’s most brilliant contemporary photographers, Igor Vladimirovich Moukhin was born in Moscow on November 19, 1961.  Although he realized his passion for photography at the […]

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  • Socialist Realism was the official artistic movement of the U.S.S.R. It was attached not only to the revolution but to the forward momentum of the communist ideology and Soviet apparatus. […]

    Socialist Realism

    Socialist Realism was the official artistic movement of the U.S.S.R. It was attached not only to the revolution but to the forward momentum of the communist ideology and Soviet apparatus. […]

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  • Elena Kovylina was born in Moscow on November 22, 1971 and has quickly become one of the most brilliant Russian artists of the twenty-first century, as well as an aggressive […]

    Elena Kovylina

    Elena Kovylina was born in Moscow on November 22, 1971 and has quickly become one of the most brilliant Russian artists of the twenty-first century, as well as an aggressive […]

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  • Some of today’s top Russian artists include the following: Olga Bulgakova – painter (gallery) (gallery) Elena Kovylina – performance art (home page) (gallery) (gallery) (gallery – explicit) Sergei Mironenko – […]

    Today’s Top Russian Artists

    Some of today’s top Russian artists include the following: Olga Bulgakova – painter (gallery) (gallery) Elena Kovylina – performance art (home page) (gallery) (gallery) (gallery – explicit) Sergei Mironenko – […]

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