Bio/CV. Maria Norden

Maria Norden (1993) is a visual artist. Originally from Pskov she lives in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. In her projects she explores the themes of memory, post-memory, time and the search for identity. Also interested in the lifestyle of various communities and subcultures.


  • 2021 — 2023 Academy documentary and art photography “Fotografika”, St.Petersburg, Russia
  • 2011/16 — School of Journalism and Mass Communications, SPbSU

Awards & Exhibitions:

  • 2023 — Winner CPOY 78 Multimedia: Individual Story or Essay
  • 2023 — “The Ring” — official selection Russia | PLAYGROUND Moscow | shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival
  • 2023 — “The Ring” —  semi-finalist “Student World Impact Film Festival”
  • 2020 — Group exhibition “Concentration”, Museum of street art, Saint-Petersburg
  • 2018 — Awardee of “Sights”


Her works were published in Zapovednik, FK Magazine, MUSEE magazine, Instagram takeover for Float magazine, The Calvert Journal, F-Stop Magazine, Everydayrussia