She was born in Yekaterinburg (Russia) in 1984. 
Lives in Moscow and Yekaterinburg, Russia.

 

Education

 

2014-2015 – «Photodepartment.Institute» (Nadia Sheremetova's workshop «Photo. Post graduate»), St. Petersburg, Russia

 

2011-2014 – The Rodchenko Moscow School of Photography and Multimedia (the course of Documentary Photography by Valeriy Nistratov), Moscow

 

2001-2006 – Ural State Economic University (degree in Economics), Ekaterinburg, Russia

 

 

​Solo exhibitions (selective)

 

2020  

«CHAD», «Bogorodskoye» Gallery (Association «Exhibition Halls of Moscow»), Moscow

 

2018 

«The Big Game», Museum Center «Peace Square», Krasnoyarsk, Russia

 

«The Big Game», Krasnodar regional art museum of F.A. Kovalenko, Krasnodar, Russia

 

2017 

«The Big Game», Boris Yeltsin Museum, Ekaterinburg, Russia

 

«The Big Game», Kaliningrad museum «Friedland Gates», Kaliningrad, Russia

 

«The Big Game», Сenter for contemporary culture «Smena», Kazan, Russia

 

«The Big Game», Voronezh center of the contemporary arts, Voronezh, Russia

 

 

Group exhibitions (selective)

 

2020 

«ON.AIR», art-residence «Dacha of the Ryabushinsky», Vyshny Volochek, Russia, curators Anna Legotina and Mari Sokol

 

«Critical landscapes», online-exhibition ARTDOC photography magazine 

 

«Data 3», online-exhibition, curator Evgeniya Zhingel

 

«What Women Want», «Park» Gallery (Association “Exhibition Halls of Moscow”), Moscow, curator Anastasia Kozachenko-Stravinskaya

 

2019

«Homo ludens: the man playing», «Ark» Gallery, Moscow, curator Anastasia Kozachenko-Stravinskaya

2016  

book exhibition «Special edition: The photobook in Russia», the Photographic museum House of Metenkov, Ekaterinburg, Russia, curator Anastasia Bogomolova

 

2015 

«Voices», Gallery «A3», Moscow, curator Elena Konyushikhina

 

«The life he lived, and still alive. Tribute B.U.Kashkinu», Museum of Soviet naive, Perm, Russia, curators Vladimir Seleznev, Olga Komleva

 

«Holiday», Museum Center «Peace Square», Krasnoyarsk, Russia, curators Maria Ilbeikina, Alexey Martins, Katerina Kuzubova

 

2014 

«The city in which you can», Museum Center «Peace Square», Krasnoyarsk, Russia

 

2013 

«Black and white childhood», The Museum Association «Moscow City Museum», Moscow

 

«Experiments in Art School. Exploring Ekaterinburg», Ural branch of the National Center for Contemporary Arts, Ekaterinburg, Russia, curators Svetlana Usoltseva, Ilya Shipilovskikh, Elizaveta Yuzhakova

 

Biennials, festivals

 

2019 

10th edition Phodar Biennial, Sofia, Bulgaria


2017 

«Young photography 2017», festival «Presence», St. Petersburg, Russia, curators Nadya Sheremetova, Yuri Gudkov

 

2016 

«At the intersection of times», Fotoparad in Uglich, Uglich, Russia, curator Artem Berkovich

 

2015 

short list of the competition «Fotomaniya-2015», Baltic Biennial of the photo, Kaliningrad, Russia

 

2014 

«Radar», ViennaPhotoBookFestival, Vienna, Austria, curator Anastasia Khoroshilova

 

International festival of a videoart «SEYChAS&POTOM’14», Moscow

 

2013 

Pingyao international photography festival, Pingyao, China

 

Awards

 

2016

International Photography Grant, «People» nomination, 3rd place, International Photography Magazine, UK

 

Auctions

 

2020

Charity auction «Photographers to Doctors», organized by the «Fotografika» Academy in cooperation with the «Zhivoi» Foundation and the EverydayRussia project, Saint-Petersburg, Russia

 

2013

Charity auction in support of Sofia Tatarinova, organizer of the Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow

 

 

Residences

2019 

Camp as one (Anapa, Russia)

 

«Dacha of the Ryabushinsky» (Vyshny Volochyok, Russia)

 

 

Publications

 

2020

«Artdoc magazine», publication of artwork «Julia Abzaltdinova / Noise in the park»

 

«Bird in flight» magazine, interview «Head Smoke: A Protest Against the Office Car», Olga Bubich

 

2019

«Bird in flight» magazine, interview «Olympics, clerks and neurosis: Modern Russia in the portfolio of Julia Abzaltdinova», Anna Pozdneeva

 

2017

 

«Bleek Magazine», interview «The City as a Stadium: The Big Game of Julia Abzaltdinova», Olga Deryugina

 

2016
«International photogrvphy magazine», publication of artwork «Julia Abzaltdinova: The Big Game»

 

«Incandescent» magazine, issue №10 «Getting Back Where You Started», Portland, USA

 

2014 

«Liberty.su» magazine, publication of artwork «Julia Abzaltdinova. Spectator pass»

Works are in private collections (Moscow, Venice).

The works are sold in the online galleries Znachimoe, FotoDepartment, Somodernart, ArtZip, Bird Print.

Jury member of the Baltic Biennale of Photography in Kaliningrad (2017).