Natasha Podunova. Lens based artist. Born in the Northern town of Ivdel in the Urals, began her career in Yekaterinburg, now moved from the metropolis to the ancestral estate in the southern Urals.

Member of the Russian Union of Art Photographers from 2012


Personal exhibitions:

Russia, Ekaterinburg Gallery of Modern Art  02.2013
Innovative Cultural Center, Pervouralsk, 07.2017


Awards, Honorable mantion, Short list

2013, Gold Medal Award in China 15th International Art Exhibition
2016, Dostoevsky Photography`s list
2016, IPA, International Photo Awards, Family of man, Family portrait, Honorable mention
2017, Les Boutographies 2017, short list
choice the gallery Bokeh Bokeh, San Francisco, USA
2019, Moscow International Foto Awards, category Science, Came from the sea, Honorable mention


Group exhibitions:

2017 Paris, Russiantearoom gallery and curating agency, "SOUS TENSION"
2016 China 16th International Art Exhibition “A little genius”
2015 Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow, “We-ll-timed” in the 9th  International Biennale "Fashion and Style in  Photography"
2014 China, Yixian, «The 9th International Festival of Photography"
2014, Norilsk, "Young Photography in Norilsk"
2014, Minsk, Republic of Belarus, We-ll-timed
2014, St.Petersburg, FotoDepartament, We-ll-timed
2014, the Netherlands, Amsterdam, photo festival "OpenBorder"
2013, Krasnoyarsk, Festival of screen and Media arts, «Between the air and a painting»
2013, Pervouralsk, HNC, “Between us”
2013, Pingyao International Photography Festival
2013, Metenkov House Museum of Photography

2013, UralNCCA, Yekaterinburg
2012, FotoExpo, Romania

Author of “Look wider” photoalbum, 2012

Author of biography of Martirosyan " School of your name", 2018

Photobook "Look wider" is in the collection:
Association Valentin Haüy, Paris, France
Sverdlovsk regional scientific library. V. G. Belinsky, Ekaterinburg, Russia
Russian Centre of science and culture in Paris, Bruxelles, Berlin, Gdansk, Helsinki, Vienna
Russian society of art and culture of Antalya, Turkey
Library for the blind people more than twenty cities of Russia and the Baltic States


Web-magazine “Colta”, 2013
Web-magazine “Le journal de la photography”, 2013

Web-magazine “L‘oeil de la photography”, 2014
Web-magazine "LensCulture", 2014

Education:  university degree in economics
“FotoDepartament Institute” St.Petersburg, Russia 2013 - 2014
Workshops by Gert Jochems and ThomasKellner (2013), Guillaume Guérin

A mention in the media:

the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation
channal Malina
the newspapper "Uralsky rabochyi"  part 1, part 2
the newspapper "Oblastnaya"
mediaportal ""
mediaportal "It`s my city"
channel "Eurasia"

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