Making my own paint with rabbit skin glue on linen, discovering natural materials based on where I live and work, doing research with natural mineral pigments, experimenting with established techniques and rediscovering the effect of post expressionism.

Explorations in language, technology, time, place, sound, mapping, gender and identity through painting, new media installation, sound and performance. 


The Pigeon and the Mouse, New York, 2020

Solo Exhibitions  


Imaginary Beings, The Bookstore Foundation, Amsterdam, 2019


Silent Bell, Mount Gambier, Australia

Ministry of Culture of Russia artist residency “Kronshtadt”


October 27, 2017 Silent Bell performance, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

Byzantium 2.0, Acoustic Archeology, performance, collaboration with USC, UCLA, Berklee School of Music and Paz Lenchantin (Pixies), Los Angeles, USA


Gif Collider1.0,  performance. Berkeley Museum & Pacific Film Archive

Recast of Tsar Bell, installation/performance, collaboration with Meyer Sound, Stanford and UC Berkeley at Holy Virgin Cathedral, San Francisco, CA

Tsar Bell, sound installation, collaboration with UC Berkeley, Stanford, U Michigan, Campanile, UC Berkeley, CA, USA


SOUND, interactive video art installation, commission, Audyssey Labs, Los Angeles

Fragmented Identities, Roy Alexander Art, Los Angeles

I live in a photobooth,  performance, video installation

Selected Projects and Group Exhibitions 


Aqua Alta, Palatele Brancovenesti, Bucharest, Romania

Time to Upgrade, Fest I Nova, Art-Villa Garikula, Georgia


The Power of Attention, Magnes Museum of Jewish Art, Berkeley, CA


Tsar Bell, Bergen Assembly, Sentralbadet, Bergen, Norway

GifMandala installation, Pacific Art League, co-curated by CCMRA, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA


Works on Paper, Brand Library and Art Center, Los Angeles, CA

Front Gallery, San Diego, Awarded Honorable Mention

Screening, New parkway Theatre, Oakland

Selected Video Artists, exhibition, LACDA, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art

Screening, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles


Screening, Second Act Theater in San Francisco.

Ignite, online multimedia project, International Women’s Museum, Global Fund for Women

Electron Salon, LACDA, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art

“Of Bodies and Spirits: Soundscapes of Byzantine Thessaloniki”, USC, UCLA, UTAustin project

California Dreamin, Marin Community Foundation, CA


Ab Ovo2, Scuderie Aldobrandini Museum, Frascati, Italy


Ab Ovo, All´origine della forma- Studio Abate, Rome, Italy

Che Palle!, Il Margutta Art Gallery, Rome, Italy


Impronta Globale, Ex Magazzini Generali ISA, Istituto Superiore Antincendi, Rome, Italy

Residencies, Teaching, Fellowships and Grants


Artist in Residence, Berkeley Center for New Media, UC Berkeley

Grant Recipient, Byzantium 2.0 , Visions and Voices, USC


Guest Lecturer, USC, School of Cinematic Arts, Los Angeles

Grant Recipient, Creative Capacity Fund

Artist in Residence, Audyssey Labs, Los Angeles


Co-founder, Creative Director, BlenderLabs, USC

Artist in Residence, Audyssey Labs, Los Angeles

Guest Lecturer, Viterbi School of Engineering, USC


AVA International Awards, Gold winner 2013

Hermes Creative Award 2013, Gold Winner, category “Discovery”

Hermes Creative Award 2013, Gold Winner, category “Video”

Videographer Award, Award of Excellence, 2013

Telly Award, 2014


2005-06  Geneva University, Switzerland

2003-04  BA, Summa Cum Laude, Rostov University, Russia

2003-04  Southern Federal University, Rostov, Russia