Ksenia Yurkova

Ksenia Yurkova

b. 1984
I am St. Petersburg based photographer and artist, working with art-photography, book and multimedia projects. In 2008 I graduated with honours St. Petersburg State University, Faculty of Journalism, Department of Visual Journalism. In 2010 I had postgraduate studies at St. Petersburg State University Faculty of Journalism, Department of Theory of Com- munications.
My additional education is Fotodepartament in 2013-2015.
Now I work with the topic of family relations and family mythology, childhood vanishing memories, stereotypes, the questions of selfidentification and identification by others, the problems of reliance.

My selected exhibitions are:

2011

Personal exhibition «Japerture» (St. Petersburg, Russia)

Group exhibition «My Own Wilderness»/ «Photo/ arts Magazine» (USA, Philadelphia).

2012

Personal exhibition «Difference of Asia» (Budapest, Hungary) Group exhibition on the Festival of Street Photography (Moscow, Russia)

Group exhibition «Young Russian Photographers» (Chelyabinsk, St. Petersburg, Russia)

Group exhibition at Miami Street Festival (Miami, USA)

2013

Group exhibition «Young Russian Photographers» (Russia)

Group exhibition Fotofilmic festival (Vancuver, Canada)

Group exhi- bition at Loft Project Etagi (St. Petersburg, Russia)

2014

Group exhibition Kolga Tbilisi Photo (Georgia)

Group exhibition at Openborder Festival (Amsterdam, the Netherland)

Group exhibition at Loft Taiga «Impressed» (books and zines) (St. Petersburg, Russia)

Group exhibition Instititute.Produc- tion (Kazan, Russia)

2015

Group exhibition «Young Russian Photographers» (Russia)

Group exhibition Kolga Tbilisi Photo (Georgia)

Group exhibition Lodz Fotofestival (Poland)

Group exhibition Athens Photo Festival (Greece)

PhotoEspana books exhibition (Madrid)

 

Awards:

2013

Kuryohin Prize shortlist (RU)

2013 The Russian Photounion Prize (RU)

2014 Gomma Photography Grant (UK)

2015 Skammdegi Artist-in-Residence (Iceland)

 

Books:

2014 – Letters for Two, and No-One Else, Dostoevsky Publishing

Education:
2002/ 2008 – St. Petersburg State University
Faculty of Journalism, Visual Journalism Department, graduated with honours
2008/ 2010 – Postgraduate in St. Petersburg State University
Faculty of Journalism, Theory of Communications Department
2013/2015 – Fotodepartament.Institute (St. Petersburg, Russia)

 

kseniayurkova.com

Price and editions

All images are available at FotoDepartament Gallery in editions:

40х50 cm, edition 12 / €550 and 60х90 cm, edition 7 / €800

Some artist’s prints are available at FotoDepartament.Store

Print quality: archival pigment prints
Our website contains a limited range of works.

The artist’s prints archive is available in person in FotoDepartament.Gallery or by info@fotodepartament.ru

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