Petr Antonov / Photographer


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Petr Antonov is a photographer and visual artist working in Moscow, Russia. In his work he uses photography to explore visible traces of history and culture, as well as possibilities of photography as an artistic tool. Petr Antonov’s works have been exhibited in Russia and internationally. Petr Antonov has been nominated for the Prix Pictet (2010), Paul Huf (2012) and PDN30 (2012) awards, shortlisted for the Sony World Photography Award (2016). Between 2014 and 2017 Petr Antonov taught documentary photography at British Higher School of Art and Design in Moscow. In 2018 he co-curated exhibition of contemporary Russian landscape photography titled New Landscape which has received nominations for Kuryokhin and Innovatsiya art prizes.

Пётр Антонов — фотограф и художник из Москвы. В своих работах Пётр Антонов с помощью фотографии исследует видимые проявления истории и культуры, а также возможности самой фотографии, как художественного метода. Работы Петра Антонова выставлялись в России и за рубежом и были номинированы на премии Prix Pictet (2010), Paul Huf (2012), PDN30 (2012), Sony World Photography Awards (2016). С 2014 по 2017 год Пётр Антонов преподавал документальную фотографию в Британской высшей школе дизайна в Москве. В 2018 году он выступил в роли со-куратора выставки «Новый пейзаж», получившей номинации на премию «Инновация» и премию имени Сергея Курёхина.


Selected exhibitions:

(curatorial)
New Landscape
2020 Nordic Light Festival of Photography, Kristiansund, Norway
2019 Museum of Fine Arts of Republic of Tatarstan, Kazan
2019 Ekaterina Cultural Foundation, Moscow
2018 Ploschad Mira Museum, Krasnoyarsk
2018 Ivan Slovtsov Museum, Tyumen
2018 PERMM Museum of Modern Art, Perm
2018 Boris Yeltsin Centre, Ekaterinburg
more at newlandscape.info

(personal)
2016 Trees, cars, figures of people, assorted barriers. FotoDepartament Gallery, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2016 DOME/КУПОЛ. Princeton University School of Architecture. Princeton, USA
2010 Khruschevkas. 1960-s mass housing project. FotoDepartament Gallery, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2005 Wedding. National Centre of Photography, Saint Petersburg, Russia

(group)
2020 Luch - Festival of New Audiovisual Art, Ekaterinburg, Russia
2019 Ural Industrial Biennial of Contemporary Art, Ekaterinburg, Russia
2017 New Spread exhibition & Shortlisted books at Moscow Photobookfest, Lumiere Brothers Centre for Photography, Moscow, Russia
2016 Special Edition. Photobook in Russia. Metenkov House photography museum, Ekateriburg, Russia
2015 Spine Photobook Festival (shortlisted), Stockholm, Sweden
2015 Uglich photo festival, Uglich, Russia
2014 Photobook Week Aarhus. Galleri Image, Aarhus, Denmark
2014 Poetry Map of Riga. Tabakas Fabrika. Riga, Latvia
2014 Moscovia: Research. Russian Museum of Decorative Art, Moscow, Russia
2014 Panel. Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, UK
2014 Self Publish Riga, shortlisted books. The Mill, Riga, Latvia
2013 COLD war COOL digital. Pratt Institute NY / Hazel and Robert Siegel Gallery, New York, USA
2012 Kaunas Photo Festival: About Photography. Kaunas, Lithuania
2012 Zine station. Meglinskaya gallery, Moscow, Russia
2010, 2007 Winephoto International Festival, Trebaselghe, Italy
2010, 2004 Silver Camera. Moscow House of Photography, Moscow, Russia
2009 Expanding Visions. Fovea Exhibitions, New York, USA
2007 Forsaken By Light. INDEXG gallery, Toronto, Canada
2006 Inhalexhale. Aleppo Photo Festival, Aleppo, Syria
2006 Young Photographers. Metenkov House photography museum, Ekateriburg, Russia
2005 Young photographers of Russia. Russian Museum of Photography, Nizhni Novgorod, Russia