IRINA LENKOVA

Born in Rostov-on-Don in 1985, Irina presently lives and works in Moscow.

She was engaged in dancesport, graduated from the Southern Federal University (Rostov-on-Don) (the Department of Physical Geography, Ecology and Environment Protection) (Rostov-on-Don) in 2008, studied photography at the FotoDepartament.Institute (St. Petersburg)  from 2015 to 2017.

Irina works mainly with photography, performance. In her artistic practice she explores themes of emotions, feelings, body and movement.

 

Email: irinalenkova4@gmail.com

 

 
workshops|laboratories|residency

 

2020 - "Understanding Fashion: From Business to Culture", online-course, Institut Français de la mode (IFM), Paris, France

2018 - Roman Minaev (workshop),  Smirnov and Sorokin Foundation, Moscow
2017 - Art-Laboratory, Salvatore Vitale, FotoDepartament, St.Petersburg, Ru
2017 - Art-Laboratory, "Media body", The Rodchenko Art School, Moscow, Ru
2017 - Johan Rijpma, Solyanka VPA, Moscow, Ru
2017 - Elena Kholkina, Photoplay, Moscow, Ru
2017 - British Higher School of art and design, Triumph Gallery, Moscow, Ru
2016 - Salvatore Vitale (workshop), Uglich, Ru
2016 - FotoDepartament, spring residency, Losevo Leningrad region, Ru
2016 - FotoDepartament, winter residency, Losevo Leningrad region, Ru

 

GROUP SHOWS|FESTIVALS

 

2019 - "Biennale of modest arts", Microbiennale of horizontal initiatives, Moscow, Russia
2019 - "I don't believe",  2-nd Worldwide Flat and Studio Biennale, Moscow, Russia
2019 - "Anything else?", Electrozavod Gallery, Moscow, Russia

2019 - Photobookzineprintpressfest,  Berthold Centre, St. Petersburg, Russia

2019 - K Book Show, Photobookshow during NIDA, International Photography Symposium, Amber Gallery-MuseumNida, Lithuania

2019 - Athens Photo Festival 2019, Photobook Exhibition, Benaki Museum / Pireos 138, Athens, Greece

2019 - "Pavilion Russia" (Independent self-proclaimed commission on the case of the Russian pavilion at the Venice Biennale), Depot Book Club. Moscow, Russia
2018 - "Hidden meanings detector",  Museum Center. The Russian State University for the Humanities,  Moscow, Russia

2018 - BYOB, Yeltsincenter Gallery, Ekaterinburg, Russia

2018 - Festival "Присутствие/Presence", St. Petersburg, Russia
2018 - Festival “КосМост”, Kostroma, Russia
2018 - “Experience of transition”, NCCA Kaliningrad, Kaliningrad, Russia
2018 - “Nearly”,  Overcoat Gallery, Moscow, Russia
2018 - “Flaw”,  6.Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, Parallel programme, Maxim Boxer Gallery, Moscow, Russia
2018 - Festival “Art-subject”, Vladimir, Russia
2018 - Festival “Days of contemporary art”, IGUMO, Moscow, Russia
2018 - “Who are you treating?!”, film and art festival “Gagarin.doc”, Parallel programme,  IMHO Gallery, Saratov, Russia
2018 - “ЖКХ”, joint project of the IMHO Gallery (Saratov, Ru) and Dom Gruzchika (Perm, Ru), Dom Gruzchika, Perm, Russia
2018 - “Open museum”, Electromuseum, Moscow, Russia
2018 - “Digigony”, Cultural Transit Foundation, Ekaterinburg, Russia
2017 - “Диджитал боди”, The Rodchenko Art School Gallery, Moscow, Russia
2017 - “Experience of transition”, FotoDepartament gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

2017 - Kiosk der Demokratie - Kiosk of Democracy - “While surfing the net”
2017 - Bird in Flight - “Experience of transition”
2017  - Kiosk der Demokratie - Kiosk of Democracy - “I am moving and watching myself”