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E X H I B I T I O N S

  • Children of Vision and #COVtogether, Diffusion International Photography Festival, Cardiff, Apr 2019

  • #COVtogether, Artist-initiated Instagram project and an installation created with the public with the images submitted by young people from all over the world, IV Educational Festival Arsenal of Ideas, Kiev, Sept 2018

  • Children of Vision, Arsenal of Ideas Festival, National Art and Culture Museum Complex "Mystetskyi Arsenal", Kiev, Ukraine (solo) , Sept 2018           

  • Children of Vision, "Mystetskyi Arsenal" Charitable Foundation, National Art and Culture Museum Complex "Mystetskyi Arsenal", Kiev, Ukraine (solo) 2017

  • Children of Vision and Archive Project, Art On A Postcard, theprintspace Gallery, London, 2017

  • The Disinherited: Children of Vision. New work commissioned by Photomonth East London, theprintspace Gallery, London, 2016

  • City of Home: New work commissioned by Light House Media Centre, England (solo), 2012-2013

  • City of Home, Aleppo International Photography Festival, Syria, 2012

  • Inner Space, Royal Derby Hospital, Derby, England, 2012

  • City of Home, Singapore International Photography Festival, Singapore, 2012

  • City of Home, Street Level Photoworks @ Eastwood Park Gallery, Scotland, (solo), 2012

  • From City of Home, Format Festival, Derby, England, 2011

  • City of Home, Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow, Scotland (solo), 2011

  • From City of HomeKolya and Others and Inner Space shown in Thinking in Unity after Postmodernism - an international conference on innovative approaches to aesthetics, literature and film at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, 2010

  • From Kolya and Others, SSA Annual Contemporary Art Exhibition, Dundee, 2009

  • From City of Home, Royal Scottish Academy Spring Exhibition, Edinburgh, 2009

  • Zerkalo|Mirror, Scotland-Russia Institute, Edinburgh (solo), 2008

  • Exhibition of Small Artworks, RSW/SSA/VAS, Princes Square, Glasgow, 2008

  • From City of Home, SSA Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, 2008

  • From Inner Space, Group Exhibition, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, 2007

  • From City of Home and Inner Space Glasgow Group Art Fair, 2006

  • From Inner Space, Glasgow Group Annual Exhibition, Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, 2006

  • Inner Space: Crossing the Border; Window. Amber Arts Gallery, Edinburgh (solo), 2005

  • Patterns of Berlin, Cameo Cinema, supported by RBS, Edinburgh (solo), 2005

T A L K S &   W O R K S H O P S

  • Diffusion – Cardiff International Festival of Photography: A Woman’s Work – Symposium (Wales Millenium Centre); invited speaker presentation: On engaging audiences in photography, Cardiff, 2019

  • PHOTOMONTH Talks for London Independent Photography and Book & Print fair, London, 2018
    Talks and workshops for children and adults at the IV Educational Festival Arsenal of Ideas, Kiev, 2018

  • Solefield School - Photography Workshop and talks, 2017-2018

  • Meadows School - Photography Workshops and talks, 2017

  • Public Programme Artist at Chisenhale Art Place 2015-2016

  • Photomonth Comission: 6 week project with young people, Chisenhale, London, 2015

  • Whitechapel Gallery, London - Photomonth workshop for Youth Forum: Duchamp and Sons, 2015

  • Chisenhale Art Place workshops for mental health group 'Shutter Nutters', London, 2015

  • Course on Inspiration and Self-expression through Photography, Chisenhale Art Place, London, 2014

  • Workshop on Twilight Photography, Chisenhale Art Place, London, 2014, 2016

  • University of Wolverhampton, England, Visiting Lecturer, 2013

  • RedEye Photography Network, Manchester, Guest Speaker, 2012

  • Street Level Photoworks @ Eastwood Park Gallery, Scotland, Portfolio Reviewer, 2012

  • Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, Dundee, Visiting Lecturer, 2011

  • Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow, Artist in Conversation with prof. Raoul Eshelman, 2011

  • University of Derby, England, Artist Lecture, 2011

  • Light House Media Centre, Wolverhampton, England, Artist Workshop, 2010

  • BBC Radio Cafe, Edinburgh, Scotland, Interview, 2008

Alina regularly gives talks on her work as a photographic artist, and teaches workshops and masterclasses. To enquire about a commission, workshop or talk, please email Alina at alina@alinakisina.co.uk

C L I E N T S

Chisenhale Art Place  |  Whitechapel Gallery  |  Photomonth East London  |  Subtitle European Film Festival  Kilkenomics Festival  |  Cat Laughs Comedy Festival  |  Light House Media Centre | The Lisa Richards Agency

A W A R D S 

Grants For The Arts, Arts Council England / National Lottery funding, for project "Children of Vision", 2016
Rhubarb-Rhubarb Bursary, Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow, Winner, 2009
John Connor Award for Positive Impact, Edinburgh, Winner, 2008
Benno Schotz Prize for Creativity and Innovation, Glasgow, Winner ,2006
London Photographic Awards, All Along the Watch Tower, Series, Finalist, 2005
Barnardos, The Face of Multicultural Britain Today, London, Winner, 2005
 

P U B L I C A T I O N S  / R E V I E W S

"Metamodernism: Historicity, Affect, and Depth after Postmodernism (Radical Cultural Studies)". Edited by Robin van den Akker (Erasmus University College Rotterdam), Alison Gibbons (Sheffield Hallam University) and Timotheus Vermeulen (University of Oslo). Essay by Prof Raoul Eshelman. Published by Rowman & Littlefield International, ISBN-10: 1783489618, ISBN-13: 978-1783489619. 2017

Uncertain States: A lens-based artists' project
Broadsheet, Edition N29, 'Children of Vision', 2017

The essay "Transzendente Räume. Performatismus in der zeitgenössischen Fotografie: Alina Kisinas Serien. Raoul Eshelman (Muenchen)" is featured in the book by Irina Hron (Hg.) "Einheitsdenken. Fihuren von Ganzheit, Präsenz und Transzendenz nach der Postmoderne". German edition. Pages 199-220. ISBN 978-3-88309-996-5, 2015

A video commentary on 'City of Home' by Raoul Eshelman (Munich) commissioned by Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow, 2011

Artist Minigraph series published by Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow. Essay for 'City of Home' by Prof. Raoul Eshelman, 2011

Brighton Photo Fringe, Yves Chatap and Marina Noronha on City of Home, 2011

The Roaming Eye, Miranda Gavin on City of Home, 2011

1000words Photography Magazine, Tim Clark on City of Home, 2011

"Performatism in Contemporary Photography: Alina Kisina" (Series "New Critical Approaches". Article) by Raoul Eshelman (Munich) in Artmargins, 2010