2012 – 2015 MA in Interactive Arts and Technology, School of Interactive Arts + Technology, Simon Fraser University

Media Theory, Digital Art,  Cinema Studies

MA Thesis “Performing Political: Precarious Aesthetics of Digital Video in Capturing Activist Performance”

2002 – 2007 MA in Theories and Methodologies for Teaching Foreign Languages and Cultures, International University in Moscow



2016  Art & Activity: Interactive Strategies for Engaging with Art by The Museum of Modern Art on Coursera. Certificate earned on February 8, 2016. Certified

2015 Certificat d’attestation, Le centre culturel francophone de Vancouver.

2009 Foundations of Photography Diploma, Moscow Art Industry Institute



April 2017 – September 2017  Events Coordinator, SFU’s Big Data Hub, Vancouver

2015 – March 2017 Project Coordinator, Moving Stories Research Lab, School of Interactive Arts + Technology, Vancouver

September 2015 – present Head of Communications, mu[see] 

December 2014 – September 2015 Communications ChairISEA 2015 21st International Symposium on Electronic Arts, Vancouver

October 2010 – August 2012 PR Director,  INARTIS Gallery, Moscow

February 2010 – October 2010 PR Manager, POBEDA Gallery, Moscow

September 2007 – January 2009 Administrative Assistant, The Tretyakov Gallery Magazine



2013 – 2014 Teaching Assistant, School of Interactive Arts + Technology,  Simon Fraser University, Vancouver

[Courses: Interactive Arts; New Media and Narrative; Writing for Design, Media and Informatics]



2017 4th International Workshop on Movement and Computing MOCO2017, Program Committee

2017 Curator, Bcc: Decoy Magazine, Vancouver, BC

2016 Chair of the Board of Directors, VIVO Media Arts Centre, Vancouver, BC

2015 3rd International Workshop on Movement and Computing MOCO2016, Program Committee

2015 Journal of Comparative Media Art, SFU, SCA, Reviewer

2014 ACM CHI 2015 – South Korea, Papers and Notes, Reviewer;  WIP, Reviewer

2014  SIGGRAPH, ETech and Studio, Assistant for MaD [Ircam, Paris]
2014  FUEL, The Future of Urbanity, Environment and Lifestyle, Volunteer [Social Media]
2014  International Women in Film and Television Film Festival, Vancouver/ Media Table
2013  Zack Embree Studio, Vancouver/ Communications and Curatorial Assistant Intern
2012 – 2013  Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver/ Photography + Events Volunteer

2012  Founder of ARTinVANCOUVER [social media vehicle that represents an intersection of art, design and technology]

2012  Beloomutski Orphanage, Moscow Region/ art engagement for learning-disabled
Orphan children