BIO

Valentin Sidorenko is a artist and documentary photographer. He was born and raised in 1995 in a small town Gornyak, which is situated in Altay Territory on the border of Russia and Kazakhstan, where landscapes full of endless steppes, however in nowdays he live and work in Moscow. Valentin interested in subjects of social relations, family relations, personal boundaries and myths in contemporary life. As a photographer, he started with a documentary art. Now he try to avoid direct documentary, combine it between photography and other arts, to find different forms, approaches and styles, using multimedia, book format and so on.

Education

2013 - 2019. Russian State Institute of Cinematography, faculty of animation and multimedia
2017 - 2018. Academy of documentary photography and Photojournalism "Photographika"

Group exhibitions

2018. The LoosenArt Collection Gallery "Memories Exhibition", Roots of the heart together grow, Rome, Italy 
2018. The International festival of photography "Photoparade in Uglich", Roots of the heart together grow, Uglich, Russia
2018. Fotografika Gallery, Roots of the heart together grow, Saint-Petersburg, Russia

2013. The Prospect Gallery of Modern Art, Red Book, Barnaul, Russia

Publications

2018. 
Birdinflight, Roots of the heart together grow, Russia
2018. Lenta, Stay Romina, Russia

Awards

2018. Winner, Roots of the heart together grow, Point on the map "Possibility of the future", Uglich, Russia
2018. Finalist, Roots of the heart together grow, Young photographers of Russia – 2018, Moscow, Russia

Contact

Valenkisidorenko@gmail.com
+7 (965) 192-72-31
Moscow