Bio/CV. Photographer

Maria Norden was born in 1993, originally from Pskov, lives in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. A journalist by education. Now she works with documentary photography and filmmaking. In 2021 she won a grant to study at the Academy of Documentary and Art Photography “Fotografika”.


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

Awards & Exhibitions:

  • 2023 — Semi-finalist “Student World Impact Film Festival”
  • 2020 — Group exhibition “Concentration”, Museum of street art, Saint-Petersburg
  • 2018 — Awardee of “Sights-2018”


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