Vivian del Rio 

photographer, illustrator, book designer 

 

Born in Moscow

 

Member of Moscow Artists Union

 

Member of Russian Photo Union

 

 

Education:

 

1998— Moscow State University of Printing Arts

 

Vivian Del Rio was born in Moscow, but spent her childhood in Cuba. She was educated at the Moscow Press University, where she specialized as a graphic artist. She engages in photography, painting, illustration, and design. A member of the Moscow Artists' Union and the Russian Union of Photo Artists, Vivian's works have been shown in group and personal exhibitions in Moscow, Rostov-on-Don, Samara, Yekaterinburg, Irkutsk, Uglich, Togliatti, Sochi, Saint-Petersburg, Miami, Minsk, Baie-Saint-Paul, Habana, Berlin, Dusseldorf ets. Works in private collections and collection of the Russian Museum in St. Petersburg/ Russia, MAMM (Moscow. Russia), Fine art muzeum in Kaluga (Russia). Author of photo books "Unconscious art", "Greening" "Havana + Moscow". Vivian teaches at the School of Visual Arts.

 

Exhibitions:

2016 — Personal photo—exhibition "Unconscious art". Curator Julia Vorohob. Contemporary Art Center КГФ. Prospect Vernadskogo 88, Moscow, 119602. From February 6 to March 10, 2016

2015 — Vivian del Rio and Arnold Weber Moskauer 19 Positionen in Dusseldorf. 15 October 2015. Michael Voets, Curator. Kulturamt. 40225. Dusseldorf, Himmelgeister Str 107 E

2015 – Took part on the "Silver Camera 2014" exibition. Curator Nina Levitina. 8 February - 25 February 2015 Moscow, Russia, Manezh. Series "Painted city", "On Guard". Winner of the "Silver Camera» contest

2015 — Took part in a group exhibition of street photography INNERVIZION (curator Andrew Tulnov) 12—22 August 2015. Kullo Lastegaleri, Kuninga 6, Tallinn, phone +372 873 6446

2015 — Participant of the exhibition "Antillean pearls on the Russian landscape" (Omar Godinez, Maria Valdez Odriosola and Vivian del Rio). From June 4 to July 5, 2015. The Kaluga Museum of Fine Arts. "Kaluga, Lenin str, 104, Russia

2015 — Took part in a group exhibition of street photography INNERVIZION (curator Andrew Tulnov); Curator of the group exhibition "FOUNDART" . 5 March to 4 April 2015. State Institution of Culture "Creative Workshop" Contemporary Art Center ". The Republic of Belarus, 220040, Minsk, ul. Nekrasov, 3.

2015 — Participant and curator of the group exhibition «Foundart». From 15 to January 30, 2015 Saint—Petersburg. Mayakovsky library. Nevsky Prospect, 20

2015 — Personal exhibition "Havana + Moscow". From January 18 to 22 February 2015. Russian State Children's Library. 119049, Moscow, Kaluzhskaya Sq., Russia

2014 — Participant of the Third Biennale of Contemporary Photography. St. Petersburg. Russian Museum. Marble Palace. December 2014 - February 2015

2014 – Took part in the parallel program of street photography festival in Miami. December 2015. Miami Street Photography Festival. Kike San Martin Studios, 2045 NW 1st. Ave, Miami.

2014 — Personal exhibition "Unconscious art". «UnbewuBte Malerei» From 28 November to 12 February 2015. Marina Vinogradova, curator, Vinogradov Galeri. ChodowieckistraBe 25, 10405, Berlin.

2014 — "Movie" Havana + Moscow " project “The real digital photography " on the INNERVIZION photofestival 2014 (curator Andrew Tulnov); Curator of the group exhibition" FOUNDART". From 4 to 30 November, 2014. Vedogon Theatre (ul.Yunosti, 6, Zelenograd, 124482)

2014 – Took part in the Moscow photographic salon 2014. Curator Natalia Udartseva. September 2014 Classic photo gallery. Savvinskaya embankment, 23 p. 1, Moscow, Russia

2014 — Partisipant of "The Mirror" exhibition (Moskografiya Contemporary Russian Photography.). Curator Zachary Gilbert. Baie-Saint-Paul, Canada. 18 September - 5 October 2014.

2014 — Participant of the exhibition "The invention of everyday life" Part II: Wall under the parallel program MANIFESTA 10.12.08 - 08.26.2014. Curators: Andrei Shabanov, Vic Laschenov. St. Petersburg, pr. Morisa Toreza, 32, Russia

2014 — Presentation the "Habana + Moscow" album and an exhibition of photographs of the same name. Curator Oleg Avtomeenkov. August 2 - September 8, 2014. The hotel complex Bridge Resort, Sochi, Adler district, ul.Figurnaya, 45, Russia

2014 — Participant of the exhibition SIGNAL — ART OF THE PRESENT .Kurator Peter White; Consultant Alexander Terebenin; Coordinator, Lizaveta Matveeva. July 2014 Saint-Petersburg, pr. Kim, 6. Russia

2014 — Presentation of the photoalbum "Habana + Moscow" and an exhibition of photography of the same name. Curator Natalia Udartseva. June 4, 2014. Turgenev library. Moscow. Bobrov Pereulok, 6, p. 1. Russia

2014 — Exhibition of photography by Vivian del Rio. Within the framework of the International Consumer Electronics Show: CONSUMER ELECTRONICS & PHOTO EXPO 2014. Moscow. Russia. Crocus Expo. 10-13 April 2014. Magazine "Photos & Technology".

2014 — Presentation "Habana + Moscow" photoalbum and an exhibition of photography of the same name. Curator Natalia Udartseva. March 15, 2014. Moscow. Russia. Vinzavod contemporary art center. Vintage room. 4th Syromyatnicheskiy Lane, 1

2014 — Exhibition and presentation of the album "Habana + Moscow" within the 23 International Book Fair in Havana, 2014. Los Libros de Russia. Curator Elena Sverdlova. 13 - 23 February 2014. Fortaleza de San Carlos de la Caban'a Cuba

2014 — Participant of the exhibition "Snack degree steals." Curator Alex Sosna. 10 February 2014. Zverev Center of Contemporary Art.

2014 — Participant of the exhibition "Silver Camera 2013". Curator Nina Levitin. 28 January - 23 February 2014 Moscow, Kazan Station. Imperial Tower. Series "transition state", "small increase in their pension," "Kremlin. Metamorphosis"

2013 — Member of the group exhibition EASTREET — street photography from Eastern Europe. (Street Photography from Eastern Europe). Curators Joanna Kinowska, Tomasz Kulbowski. On 04.10.2013. Lublin. Poland

2013 — Stand "Russian book" XX Anniversary International Forum presented an exhibition Vivian del Rio "Moscow Metamorphoses.". Curator Alexander Shlemina. Lions. From 11 to 15 September 2013

2013 — Exibition "Movie" Moscow - Paris ";" Inside, Outside "together with Peter Smirnov. Within the framework of the VII International Photofestival Photpparad in Uglich. Curator Natalia Udartseva. Uglich. Russia. 7 to August 11,

2013

2013 — Took part in the art project "What is the essence of women?", Under which featured the work of Vivian

del Rio "Movie" Moscow - Paris". Curator Natalia Udartseva. Moscow, Vinzavod centre of contemprorary art, 17 th entrance

2013 — Personal exhibition and workshop about street photography. From 19 to 25 February 2013. The curator Aliona Mironova. Gallery "Revolution", Irkutsk, Karl Marx str., 40, Russia

2013 — Took part in "Silver Camera 2012" exibition. Curator Nina Levitina. January 28 - February 19, 2013. Moscow, Kazan railway station. The Tsar's Tower.

2012 — Took part "The Artist and the book" 2012. Moscow, Russia, Kuzneckiy Most 11. From 17 October to 1 November.

2012 — exhibitor at the Festival of street photography. From 14 to 29 April 2012, FOTODOK (Center for Documentary Photography at the Museum and Public Center Sakharov), the Str. Ground Val, 57

2011 — Personal photo—exhibition "Unconscious". Curator Tatyana Samoilova. Art—propaganda gallery. Samara, Russia, Kuibysheva str., 68.

2011 — Personal photoexhibition "Exit to the city." Curator Marina Makarova. House of Scientists, Yekaterinburg, Rosa Luxemburg str. , 56, Russia

2010 — Personal photo Еxhibition “Greenery”. Designboom Gallery. Moscow, Russia, Sretenka 26/1 (November 18 - December 18, 2010).

2010 — “Odessa” with Vasily Popov. Gallery of International University. Moscow, Leningradsky Prospect, 17 (March 26 — April 9, 2010). Curator Gleb Gritsyk

2010 — Personal Photo Еxhibition “You see, the City”. Gallery “VATA”. Rostov-on-Don, ( January 29 - February 12, 2010). Curator Anastasya Panasuk

2009 — “Moscow and Muscovites” with Vasily Popov. “A Just World” Institute. Moscow, Dmitrovka, 32, str.1 (September 24 to October 10, 2009).

2009 — Photo Еxhibition “Urban graphics”. First Festival of Free Moscow publishers. Gallery on Solianka (21 - 23 August, 2009).

2009 — Personal Photo Еxhibition “Еxhibition № 5”. Work & Art Gallery. Moscow, Mokhovaya, 7 (April 11 — May 15, 2009). Russia

2009 — Photo Еxhibition “Color and Light” with Vasily Popov. Gallery “Club S”. Moscow, Zabelina, 2 (1—14 of March, 2009). Russia

2008 — Took part in Exhibition “Silver Camera 2007”. Moscow House of Photography. Moscow Manege, 2008. Russia

2008 — Took part in Photoexhibition “Fotosinkriya”. November 29 - December 29, Togliatti, Club ART PHOTOS.

2008 — “The Art of Living in the city”, gorod.miel.ru. Exhibited in Moscow Photocenter, Gogol Boulevard (from 3 to 12 June, 2008).

2007 — Participated in Exhibition “Silver Camera 2006”. Moscow House of Photography. Moscow, Manege (December 18, 2007 — January 20, 2008).

2007 — Personal Photo Еxhibition “Details”. Work & Art Gallery. Moscow, Mokhovaya, 7 (October 7, November 18, 2007).

2006 — Personal Photo Еxhibition “Urban details”. Club “My Circle”. Moscow.

2006 — Photos exhibited at the 11 St.Petersburg PhotoFair.

2002 — Photo Еxhibition “Ode to Life” with Irina Dragunskaya (Moscow, Russia).

 

Juror

2015 — 6th International Photo—Championship "Fotochemp—2015." Bishkek. Kyrgyzstan.

2014 — Competition " The point on the map ." VIII International Photofestival Fotoparad in Uglich. Russia

2013 — Competition " The point on the map ." VII International Photofestival Fotoparad in Uglich. Russia

2013 — Curator of stage "People" on EPSON contest "Catch the inspiration.". Moscow. Russia

2013 — Curator of stage "City" of the PhotoFestival "Evolution". Kostroma. Russia

2013 —"Battle of photographers — 2013" Irkutsk . Russia

2011 — International photomarathon"± 100: a city that does not exist — a city that will be." Samara . Russia

2010 — International photomarathon "± 100: a city that does not exist — a city that will be." Samara . Russia

 

Master classes , lectures , presentations

2015 — Lecture "Creating a Sequence" in Art Photo club at the FINE ART school. December 13. Moscow, Petrovsky Pereulok 5, the structure 8. Russia

2015 — Ulia Nova and Vivian del Rio "Moscow as a decoration" on GOGOL.TV (written 2015.08.20 | published on 2015.10.13)

2015 — Lecture "Street Photography In search of color.". May 30, 2015 during the festival 31daysfotofest. British School of Design. Artplay On Yauza. Str. Lower Syromyatnicheskaya, 10, building 3 (main body), 5th floor, room. 5—11.

2015 — Lecture "Havana + Moscow". April 21, 2015. State Library for Youth. Ul. B. Cherkizovskaya, Building 4

2015 — 18 April a lecture as part of the educational program "The light, color, space in street photography. Their organization and interaction. " Moscow. 4th Syromyatnicheskiy lane. Center for Contemporary Art. Vintage room.

2014 — September 21, lecture "The inhuman Photo" at the Moscow photographic salon (Savvinskaya nab, 23 p. 1, Russia)

2014 — Lecture "Havana + Moscow". The album presentation. August 2, 2014 The hotel complex Bridge Resort, Sochi, Adler district, ul.Figurnaya, 45

2014 — Lecture "Havana + Moscow". Photo album presentation. June 11, 2014 at 17.00 under the Ninth Moscow International Open Book Festival. Moscow. Central House of Artists. Crimski val, 10, Russia

2014 — Creative meeting and presentation of the album "Habana + Moscow" and an exhibition of photography. Curator Natalia Udartseva. June 4, 2014. The Turgenev library. Moscow. Bobrov Pereulok, 6, p. 1

2014 — Lecture "Street Photography in the journey" .Festival of street photography. April 17, 2014 at 19:00. Fotodok Center of Documentary Photography. Moscow, ul.Zemlyanoy val, d.57, p.6, Moscow. Russia

2014 – Lecture, presentation of the photo—album "Habana + Moscow". Exhibition of photography. Curator Natalia Udartseva. March 15, 2014. Moscow. Vinzavod – center of contemporary art. Vintage room. 4th Syromyatnicheskiy Lane, 1

2014 — Lecture and presentation of "Habana + Moscow" album within the 23 International Book Fair in Havana, 2014. Los Libros de Russia. Curator Elena Sverdlova. 13 — 23 February 2014. Fortaleza de San Carlos de la Caban'a. Cuba

2014 — Master class as a curator of stage "People" in photo contest EPSON "Catch the inspiration." Vinzavod – center of contemporary art. Vintage room. 4th Syromyatnicheskiy per.

2013 — Lecture "color — the foundation of modern photography." Photosite. November 15, 2013. Ul. Rozhdestvenka, d. 11, p. 1, VHUTEMAS gallery. Moscow. Russia

2013 — 5—6 October. The lecture and master class "Color and Graphics in street photography”. Festival "Evolution". Kostroma. Russia

2013 — August 7 — Lecture " Color and Graphics of street photography . Aug. 8 — Workshop on street photography . Aug. 9 — portfolio review. Aug. 10 — an additional workshop on street photography as part of the VII International Photofestival Fotoparad Uglich. Russia

Since February 2013 — Lecturer in School of Visual Arts. Course " Color in Contemporary Photography ." Moscow . Russia

2013 — Lecture: " Personal view " ( April 27), Institute of Journalism and creative writing. Moscow . Russia, Kalashny Lane 3

2013 — Lecture " Urban space as an object of street photography " ( April 15) at the Moscow Festival of street photography . Center for Documentary Photography at the Museum and Public Center . Sakharov , Moscow , Zemlianoi Val , 57 , 5

2013 — Lecture "Color and Graphics of street photography " at the Festival of street photography (23 March). K35

Gallery , Moscow, Bol . Savvinskiy per., 12, p. 6. Russia

2013 — 3 day street photography workshop. From 19 to 25 February . Gallery "Revolution", Irkutsk, Karl Marx str., 40. Russia

2011 — Creative meeting with the students of the Ural Federal University . Russia , Ekaterinburg, ul. Mira, 19

2011 — Slide show and presentation of two albums: " The unconscious art " and the " Greenery ". Book Club—Shop Hyperion. Str. Rabochaya , Building 38, Moscow, Russia

2011 — 2—day workshop " Street Photography " at the International photomarathon "± 100: a city that does not exist — a city that will be." Samara . Russia

 

Curator

2016 — curator of the FOUNDART exhibition within the traveling festival of street photography INNERVISION II

2015 — curator of the FOUNDART exhibition within the traveling festival of street photography INNERVISION

2013 — Exhibition of paintings by the artist Tatiana Sergeeva "Spring, Summer, Autumn." Moscow, Zverev Center of Contemporary Art. Str. Novoryazanskaya, d. 29, Moscow

2012 — Exhibition of graphics artist Mary Yakushina "75 letters." Moscow, Zverev Center of Contemporary Art. Str. Novoryazanskaya, d 29, Moscow.; 2013 — Borey Gallery. 191104, St. Petersburg, Liteini 58

 

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