Stanislava Novgorodtseva is Documentary photographer and visual storyteller. Was born in Moscow in 1989. Currently lives in Tbilisi. Stanislava works as a photographer with a number of media and foundations. Her images have been published in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Colta, Calvert Journal, Courrier International, The Village. BirdInflight, Takie Dela, Russian Reporter and others. However, the main focus is on long-term personal projects. The work focuses on the themes of ethnic identity, the relationship of personal and social. In her search for a visual language, she often turns to archetypal images of fairy tales and mythology. Stanislava became a finalist of several international competitions as Mention prize PRIX Levallois 2020, VOHH foto fest 2020, Winner of the LensCulture Visual Storytelling Awards 2019, Direct Look 2021 and others.


2022 The High North Masterclass, curators Mads Nissen, Mads Greve / Istanbul, Turkey 

2020 Photobook workshop, curators Elena Kholkina and Feodora Domozhilova-Kaplan / Saint Petersburg, Russia 

2019 Reason or feelings. Photography of the 21st century and its prerequisites from the point of view of national identity. A course of 9 lectures by Ekaterina Vasilyeva / on line 

2019 The Eddie Adams Workshop / New York, USA 

2018 The Nikon-NOOR Academy / Budapest, Hungary 

2016−2019 School of Modern Photography Docdocdoc / Saint Petersburg, Russia 

2015−2016 The Rodchenko Moscow School Of Photography And Multimedia, Irina Meglinskaya’s course “Photo In Media” / Moscow, Russia 

2008−2014 Russian State Social University, Faculty of Humanities, Cultural Studies / Moscow, Russia


The Washington Post, The New York Times, F-Stop Magazine, Dodho, Russian Reporter, Takie Dela, Colta, RBC, Kommersant, Novaya Gazeta, The Village, Zapovednik, Ogonyok, INRUSSIA, BirdInflight,  Decoder, IZ Magazine, Kiosk of Democracy, Courrier International and other

Select Exhibitions:

2022  “Sense of Home” in Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center

2021 Group exhibition of the winners Direct Look / FOTODOC Center for Documentary Photography at Sakharov center, Moscow, Russia

2021 Group exhibition of the winners PRIX Levallois / La Passerelle theatre, Gap, France

2020 Group exhibition of the winners PRIX Levallois / L’Escale gallery, Levallois, France

2020 Group exhibition of the winners VOHH Photo fest  / Chittagong, Bangladesh

2019 Personal exhibition of the winner of the “VZLET” competition / Pavilion “Cosmos” at VDNH, Moscow, Russia

2019 Group exhibition of the winners LensCulture Visual Storytelling Awards / Aperture gallery, New York, USA

2019 Group exhibition Rovinj Photodays / Museum of Arts and Crafts, Zagreb

2019 Group Exhibition of PHD Photography and Design Contest Winners / Endorfin Gallery, Tomsk

2018 Personal exhibition The Druid`s Land / Lazarevsky Ethnographic Museum, Sochi, Russia

2018 Group exhibition Alexander Yefremov Press Photo Contest / Tobolsk, Russia

2017 Group exhibition Photoparade in Uglich / Uglich, Russia

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BIO / Artist CV. Portrait & doc photographer in Tbilisi Stanislava Novgorodtseva