Olya Pegova (VeIiky Novgorod) is a visual artist working with photography, lives and works in Moscow and VeIiky Novgorod, Russia

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2022-2023 Moscow Museum of Modern Art (MMOMA). School of Contemporary Art “Free Workshops”

2021 “More than a project”, St. Petersburg, Russia

2017−2020 School of Modern Photography Docdocdoc, St. Petersburg, Russia


2021 Kolga Tbilisi Photo, Tbilisi, Georgia / short-listed

2021 Belfast Photo Festival, Belfast, N.Ireland / short-listed

2020 Young photographers of Russia, Kaluga, Russia / finalist

2020 Athens Photo Festival / short-listed

2020 International Image Festivаl “Getxophoto”, Getxo, Spain / short-listed

2020 The CitiesToBe Photo Award, Barcelona, Spain / the 10 Honorary Mentions

2019 The World Biennial of Student Photography, Novi Sad, Serbia / winner, 3rd place

2019 International Biennale of photography “PhotoVisa”, category “Photo project”, Krasnodar, Russia / short-listed

2019 The Art of Building Photographer of the Year competition, Bracknell, UK / finalist


2023 Species traits, Moscow Museum of Modern Art (MMOMA), Moscow, Russia

2021 Group exhibition “Home”, Nardom, Ivanovo, Russia

2020 The International Photography Festival PHOTO IS: RAEL, Israel, Tel Aviv

2020 212 Photography Istanbul, Akaretler, Istanbul, Turkey

2020 Young photographers of Russia, Kaluga, Russia

2020 The Censored Exhibition, Сopenhagen Photo Festival, online exhibition

2019 The World Biennial of Student Photography, Museum of Contemporary Arts of Vojvodina (MoCAV), Novi Sad, Serbia

2019 International Biennale of photography “PhotoVisa”, Gallery Krasnodar, Krasnodar, Russia

2019 “In appartment N all the Kunststücks are taken seriously”, ZGA Gallery, Saint-Petersburg, Russia


The Calvert Journal, F-Stop Magazine (Featured artists: portfolio 2021), Republic, FK Magazine, The Eye of Photography