Liudmila Zinchenko


How to explain first to myself what am I doing?


In the 1990s she worked as a photographer in the various print media, engaging later in the art. In the 2000s she began to seriously engage in art photography. Shoot camera obscura. She made prints from the original negatives of the classics of Soviet photography. Now she teaches this discipline at Rodchenko Moscow School of Photography and Multimedia (Moscow).


Full Artist Statement

“How to explain first to myself what am I doing? Am I shooting the life? Am I watching the life? Thinking about life? We can try all the forms of language, use all the cameras, open up the language of new media, but say nothing new about life. Because the life its self is not about life…”

Date of Birth: 1964

Artworks from this Artist



Liudmila Zinchenko,
Russia, 2012