About

Mikhail Petrov (b. 1985) is a russian visual artist working with documentary and art photography.
Based in Moscow (Russia).
Member of The Russian Union of Art Photographers.

Awards:

2019 — 1st place in the photo contest «Point on the map». International Festival of Photography «Photoparade in Uglich» (nomination «Culture & Traditions»)
2019 — Scholarship of The Ministry for Culture of Russia for artistic attainments
2018 — Young photographers of Russia — 2018. Special diploma for the project «Salt of the Earth»
2018 — Scholarship of The Ministry for Culture of Russia for artistic attainments

Exhibitions:

2019 — International Festival of Photography «Photoparade in Uglich» (Uglich Kremlin, Russia) — Group
2019 — The Sense of Snow Festival (The main alley of Fili-Park, Moscow, Russia) — Personal
2018 — Young photographers of Russia — 2018 (Russian State Library for Young Adults, Moscow, Russia) — Group
2018 — Moscow Seasons (The main alley of Fili-Park, Moscow, Russia) — Personal

Education:

2019-p.t. — The School of Modern Photography «Docdocdoc» (St.Petersburg, Russia)
2014-2017 — Fine Art Photo School (Moscow, Russia)
2007-2010 — History of Arts, Russian State University for the Humanities (Moscow, Russia)
2002-2007 — Social anthropology, Russian State University named after A.N. Kosygin (Technology. Design. Art) (Moscow, Russia)