Masha Svyatogor Seed Awards recipient

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Themes

  • Free expression/civil society
  • Reexamining history

Disciplines

  • Photography
  • Artistic Research
  • Visual Art

Country

  • Belarus

Masha Svyatogor is a Belarusian visual artist based in Minsk. She graduated from the Belarusian State University in 2013, where she studied philology. Her work has been shown internationally, including KVOST SchauFenster (2021), Kolga Tbilisi Photo Festival (2019), Chongqing Art Museum (2018), Cech art space (2017) and others. In addition, Masha's art has been featured in several publications such as the British Journal of Photography, PHmuseum, Fisheye, and i-D. Her artistic practice connects to contemporary issues, post-soviet history, society, and identity. By combining elements from different historical and aesthetic orders, she focuses on eccentricities and paradoxes of everyday life in modern Belarus.

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