About. Aleksandra Mikhailova

 Aleksandra Mikhailova is an interdisciplinary artist, journalist and researcher. Graduate of the Academy of Art and Documentary Photography “Fotografika”, 1st year student of Art & Science Master’s program of ITMO University, curator of the photo school at the Museum of Optics, collaborates with the ‘Takie dela’ and ‘Republic’ issues. 

Aleksandra works with documentary photography and hybrid art technologies. Author of the multimedia project ‘Defective pixels’ that was Honorable Mentioned by the Jury of “Young Russian Photocontest” — 2021 (Kaluga). Aleksandra explores the issues of individual and collective memory, the continuity of generations, human migration. 

For a long time, Aleksandra lived in Yakutia and London. Currently she lives and works in St. Petersburg.

Exhibitions:

2022

Defective Pixels 

a group exhibition of the  Young Russian Photo contest-2021 portfolio review winners 

artmuseum.kaluga.ru/news/? item=1626

New alphabet

pop-up exhibition LINES OF FREEDOM, Tel Aviv-Yafo David Razi’el Street, 6 

www.instagram.com/p/CdaDm9As3kM/? igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y


2021

Defective Pixels 

a group exhibition 'Family Portrait' of students and graduates of the Academy Fotografika

  fotografika.su/course/family_portret/

 Reddish Mandalas

 collective project on Krasnenkoe Biennale 2021

 wall-online.ru/krasnenkoe-biennale-2021-open-call 

Believe, or do not believe 

a group exhibition “Resistance of Materials” under the direction of O. Yushko and A. Bondar 

 www.facebook.com/fotografikaspb/posts/1930644120445266

Defective Pixels 

a group exhibition on Young Russian Photo contest -2021

The project received a special mark from the jury and became the winner of the portfolio review.

www.photounion.ru/MFR2021_Album.php? album=8332& show= 


Daddy, me and crocodile 

 a group exhibition on 'the Wall' platform 

wall-online.ru/tam-gde-net-buduschego-19-04-19-05-2021 


Publications:

2022

New alphabet 

Roar/ Second Issue Resisting Violence.                                                 

             roar-review.com/Aleksandra-Mikhailova-3825a70e5ce74c77abfb1fd9528231b2

Daddy, me and crocodile

Foam Magazine

www.fstopmagazine.com/groupexhibition.html#gallery-13

New alphabet

on 'the Republic' platform

republic.ru/posts/103634

The Red Day

a group article on 'the Republic' platform

republic.ru/posts/103853

 The New Times 

on 'the Republic' platform

republic.ru/posts/103388



2021

Defective Pixels 

 on 'the Republic' platform

republic.ru/posts/100229 

in 'the Takie Dela' edition

 takiedela.ru/2021/04/lomanye-pikseli/  


Education:


2022

Academy Fotografika, St. Petersburg


Participant of intensive courses of Yuri Kozyrev, Elena Anosova

2019

Participant of the Rudnik documentary film festival, Sviyazhsk


Contacts

Телефон/WhatsApp: +79311010760

Instagram: aleksandramikhailovadoc