ia-frBorn in 1984 in Moscow, Russia. Graduated from Russian State University for the Humanities. Worked as an assistant of the famous Russian animation director Ivan Maximov. In 2012 graduated from “SHAR” school-studio as animation director. First personal animation film “The Mole at the Sea” was warmly remarked by the critics and selected to record number of international film festivals including Berlinale, Stuttgart Film Festival, DC Shorts and others, was awarded by Russian and International film festivals. Parallel to animation Anna started to develop her photography skills. Her studies were based on such examples of the classical photography as the works of Elliott Erwitt, Richard Avedon, Anri Cartier-Bresson, Arnold Newman, Annie Leibovitz. Anna’s Works are in private collections in Russia, USA, Germany, Austria. Finalist and winner of international competitions and exhibitions. Anna lives and works in Moscow.

 

Group exhibitions:

2014 “The Dark Side: Night Photography Exhibition 2014” // 1650 Gallery, USA
2014  “Color Space: Contemporary Photography”  // Black Box Gallery, Portland, USA
2014  “Semberija Exhibition 2014” // Gallery ARTFOTO Bijeljina-Popovi, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro
2014  “Art Balance 2014” // National Bank of Serbia Gallery, Belgrade, Serbia
2014  “Black and White 2014” by New york Center for Photographic Art // New Century Artist gallery, New York, USA
2015  “Focus: The Portrait” // Black Box Gallery, Portland, Oregon, USA
2016  “My Country” // The Photographic Angle, Ascot, Camberley, Hayes, Leeds, London, Maidenhead, Southend on Sea, Great Britain
2016  “NVAL International Photography Show” // North Valley Art League and Carter House Gallery, Redding, California, USA
 

Awards:

2013  “SeaScapes Art Exhibition” // Light Space & Time, 5th place and Jury special Mention
2013  “IPA-Russia” // Winner in several categories: 3 Gold, 1 Silver and 2 Bronze Medals in “People” и “Fine art” categories
2014  “Semberija Exhibition 2014” // Jury Diploma ArtFoto Gallery
2014  “Eyetime” // Emerging Talent Jury Honor Award
2014  “Art Balance 2014” // Honorable Mention in “Fine art Nude” category, Honorable Mention in “Macro World” category
2014  “Life O Lens” // 5th place
2014  “Black and White 2014” by New york Center for Photographic Art
2014  “Focus: The Portrait”, Black Box Gallery, Portland // Juror’s selection. Juror — Amy Arbus
2014  Monochrome Awards // Honorable Mention in Nude Category
2015  8th Annual International Color Awards // Honorable Mention in Fashion
2015  3rd Zebra Awards 2015 — Finalist
2015  EROS Magazine // Finalist
2015  10th Black and White Spider Awards // 2nd place – Merit of Excellence
2015  35th Annual Spring Photography Contest sponsored by Sigma // Honorable Mention
2015  Monochrome Awards // 3 Honorable Mentions in Portrait and Abstract Category
2015  Hariban Award // Finalist
2015  IPOTY (International Photographer of the Year) // Honorable Mention
 
 
Contacts:
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