About

Mikhail Petrov (b. 1985) is a russian visual artist working with documentary 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, Uglich, 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 – Theory and history of culture, 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)