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Anastasia Soboleva born 1989, Kostroma, Russia.

Education:
2011-2013 — Photography (the studio of Sergey Sonin and Elena Samorodova, later in the studio of Rauph Mamedov). British Higher School of Art and Design, Moscow.
2016-2018 — New Artistic Strategies. ICA. Moscow.

Workshops:
2016 — Alejandro Chaskielberg's workshop "Documentary Experiments: Photographing day, night and in between" at International Summer School of Photography (ISSP), Latvia.
2017 — Akina Books' (Alex Bocchetto and Valentina Abenavoli) workshop "Photobook Process" at FUAM Project Istanbul, Turkey.   
2017 — Peter Puklus workshop. Lumiere Centre of Photography. Moscow.
2018 — Jason Fullford's workshop "Visual Language: How Pictures Speak to Each Other" at International Summer School of Photography (ISSP), Latvia.
2018 — Yorgos Sapountzis' workshop "Material?!" at Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts.

Freelance photographer live in Moscow.

Since 2017 –  one of the artists of APXIV group – self-organised group of artists and artist-run space in Moscow, since 2012 – part of Troyka Union – female group of documentary photographers investigating Russia.

Awards:
2017 — Istanbul Photobook Festival Dummy Book Award, short list (Tear Line project).
2017 — Young Photography Award hosted by Fotodepartament (Tear Line project).

Exhibitions:
2018 — Tear Line. Solo exhibition within OFF-Triennale Hamburg. Studio 45, Hamburg, Germany.
2018 — Mimicry. Solo exhibition in collaboration with Valeria Pekarskaya within KosMost Festival. Stantsia art-venue, Kostroma, Russia.
2018 — Every Breath You Take. Performance night of Yourgos Sapountzis class at Salzburg Summer Academy of Fine Arts. Salzburg, Austria.
2018 — Infinite Savage. Group exhibition. Kuldiga Arts Hall, Latvia.
2018 — Myths and Legends of Everyday Life. Group Exhibition. The New Wing of Gogol House, Moscow, Russia.
2017 — Sessions of Phantom Communication. Group Exhibition. ICA, Moscow, Russia.
2017 — KITI8. Group Exhibition. Photoklaipeda, Lithuania.
2017 — Young Photography exhibition as part of Presence Festival. Group exhibition. Berthold Center, St. Petersburg, Russia.
2017 — Mozhet! Festival. Vadikavkaz, Russia.
2016 — ISSP 2016 Final Works. Group exhibition. Kuldiga Arts Hall, Latvia.
2014 — Muzeon, photographic plein air. Group exhibition. Moscow, Russia.
2013 — Sakhart festial. Group exhibition. Moscow, Russia.
2012 — The best of Britanka. Group exhibition. Artplay, Moscow, Russia.
2012 — The people. Solo exhibition. Stantsia art-venue, Kostroma, Russia.

Exhibitions within APXIV group:
2018 — Immersive Walk. Apxiv at the Volga River. Within KosMost Festival. On board of ferry “M-52“, Kostroma, Russia.
2018 — Apxiv 24. Parallel program of The Moscow International Biennale for Young Art.. APXIV, Moscow, Russia.
2018 — BAIKONUR NOW. APXIV, Moscow, Russia.
2018 — APXIV group - Art on Demand. APXIV, Moscow, Russia.
2017 — Pleiades of Complementary Existences. APXIV, Moscow, Russia.
2017 — Discourse of the Other as a Pleasure. Speed-dating with artists-residents of APXIV, Moscow, Russia.
2017 — The Beginning of the Season. APXIV, Moscow, Russia. 

Exhibitions within Troyka Union:
2018 — Reading Room. FOLD Gallery, University of Nebraska-Linkoln, Lincoln, NE, USA.
2017 — You Really Know Where You Are. Unicorn Center for Art in collaboration with Intelligentsia Gallery, Beijing, China.
2016 — The Materialist Postscript. Galerie Philine Cremer, Dusseldorf, Germany.
2016 — 0,10. Intelligentsia Gallery, Beijing, China.
2016 — 6th Jinan International Photography Biennial. Jinan, China.
2015 — The Sublime Object. Star Gallery, Beijing, China.
2014 — Dialectical Territories. Intelligentsia Gallery, Beijing, China.
2014 — Chopeniada. Skryabin Museum, Moscow, Russia.
2014 — The Map and the Territory. Intelligentsia Gallery, Beijing, China.
2014 — Chopeniada. Buryat State Philarmonia, Ulan-Ude, Russia.
2014 — SI fest. MIR MAR, Savignano, Italy.
2013 — Russian export. 55 Sydenham Road, Australia.
2013 — Le nostre mura. Museo Casa Giorgione, Castelfranco Veneto, Italy.
2013 — Troyka, solo exhibition. Artplay, Moscow, Russia.
2012 — Between Earth and Sky. Rizzordi Art Foundation, Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Photos were published in Der Greif, Russia Beyond the Headlines, Hopes and Fears, Prosport magazine, Ostlook project, The Other Side of Europe, etc. Work with Aeroflot, VNIIZHT (Russian railways), Dialogue Dance school and company, Trends Brands, Frau Berg.