Gera Artemova CV

Gera Artemova was born and based in Kyiv, Ukraine.
Member of UPHA (Ukrainian Photographic Alternative) since 2013.

Education and workshops:

1996 Kyiv Polytechnic Institute (National technical university of Ukraine "KPI")
2008 photography courses (group led by Volodymyr Kukorenchuk) at Ukrainian TV, Radio broadcasting and Press institute.
2009 Magnum workshop - group led by photographer Chien-Chi Chang, Barcelona‚Ä®
2010 “Picture story in photojournalism” - led by photographer Sergey Maximishin, organised by “Atelier de Imagem. Instituto de fotografia de Lisboa”, Lisbon
2014 Gueorgui Pinkhassov workshop, Kyiv


2013 2-nd place in nomination “Animals”, National Award “Photographer of the Year 2013”
2013 Critical Mass, shortlist
2010 Best Photographer 2010, shortlist
2010 Sony World Photography Awards, commended
2008 IPA (International Photo Award), Honorable Mentions
2008 Travel Photographer of the Year competition, shortlist

Exhibitions and multimedia projections:

2014 Group exhibition of finalists of National Award “Photographer of the Year 2013”, Centre of Contemporary Art “M17”, Kyiv, Ukraine
2013 Group exhibition of Kyiv Portfolio Review 2012 finalists, “Kyiv Fortress” museum, Kyiv, Ukraine
2013 Photomatic projection, Brussels, Belgium
2012 “New Year and Christmas holidays in Hutsulshchyna” personal exhibition, “Honchar Museum”, Kyiv, Ukraine
2012 “Kosmach” projection, BursaPhotofest, Bursa, Turkey
2012 “Eyes of Houses” exhibition, Colorida gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
2010 Collective exhibition “Monologues” in “Mykola House” gallery, Kyiv, Ukraine
2009 Projection at Centre of Modern Art (CCCB), Barcelona, Spain

Selected publications: GUP, National Geographic, Geo Lino, UPHA catalogue.