Marina Balakina

Documentary photographer and visual storyteller. Was born in the Sverdlovsk region of Russia, now is based in Yekaterinburg. She is a graduate School of Modern Photography Docdocdoc.  She focuses on the study of identity, isolation, ecology and collective memory. Marina was selected as one of 30 Under 30 Women Photographers by Artpil. She is a became a participant in the projection festival Nuits Photographiques Pierrevert. 

Shows:

2019 | Pierrevert Nuits Photographiques, projection (Pierrevert, France)  

Awards:

2020 | ARTPIL — 30 Under 30 / Women Photographers, selected 

2019 | Young photographers of Russia, finalist  

Publications:

F-Stop Magazine, Dodho, PRIVATE photo review, Lenta.ru, ИА REGNUM, Ogoniok, Batenka, S-T-O-L, Republic, Kommersant.

Education:

2017−2019 | School of Modern Photography Docdocdoc (Saint Petersburg, Russia)