Dmitry Lookianov

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Dmitry Lookianov was born in 1983 in Krasnodar, Russia. In 2000 moved to Moscow. He studied in the The Rodchenko Moscow School of Photography and Multimedia at Igor Mukhin’s studio. Awarded with ‘Silver camera-2015’, won ‘Parmigiani Spirit Award’. Participant of numerous group exhibitions and festivals. His personal project ‘DKdace’ appeared as a part of Moscow Photo Biennale in 2014. Worked on his another project ‘Instant Tomorrow’ exhibited in Russia and Europe till 2015. ‘Instant Tomorrow’ appeared as a book (Berlin “Peperoni-books” publishing house). Lookianov has been in residency programme abroad – in Dusseldorf, Germany. He presented his works as a part of his solo project ‘Edge Effects’ (Atelier AM ECK gallery). Artist’s works belong to the collection of Calvert 22 Foundation (London), Multimedia Art Museum (Moscow), Photo Museum ‘Metenkov’s House’ (Ekaterinburg).

Solo and Duo Exhibitions

2016. “INSIGHTS” – Onomato Künstlerverein, Dusseldorf, Germany
2016. “EDGE EFFECTS” – Atelier AM ECK gallery, Dusseldorf, Germany
2016. “INSTANT TOMORROW” – 25 Bookshop, European Month of Photography Berlin 2016
2015. “THE HUMANENES FACTOR” – Ararat Park Hyatt Hotel , Moscow
2014. “DKDANCE” – The Russian Academy of Arts, Moscow Photo Biennale 2014

Group Exhibitions

2016. “The City in a Personal Time” – Fragment Gallery, Moscow
2016. “F-Stop Plattform” – Spinnerei Art center, Leipzig, Germany
2016. “Rodchenko Art School. 10 Years” – Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow
2016. “Inner Modernism” – Ground Gallery, Moscow
2016. “Power and Architecture” – Calvert22 Gallery, London, UK
2015. “Every day of Winter” – Metenkov house of photography, Ekaterinburg, Russia
2015. “Generation Next” – Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow, Russia
2015. “Construction. Photography in search of approach” – Photoparade in Uglich, Russia
2015. “Paths” – Hilger next gallery, Vienna, Austria
2015. “What to say if there is nothing to say” – “Udarnik” Art Center, Moscow, Russia
2015. “Baltic Biennale of Photography” – Kaliningrad Art Gallery, Russia
2015. “Silver camera” – Central Exhibition Hall Manege, Moscow, Russia
2014. “Moscovia. Research” – All-Russian Decorative Art Museum. Moscow
2014. “Radar” – Hilger Next Gallery. Vienna, Austria
2014. “Silver camera” – Exhibition Hall “Royal Tower”, Moscow, Russia
2013. “Bobja Ucha Contempo” – Ijevsk, Russia
2013. “x 3” – Bridge Die Brücke, Frankfurt (Oder)-Germany / Slubice – Poland
2012. “Silver camera” – Exhibition Hall “Royal Tower”, Moscow, Russia


2016. New East Photo Prize – shortlist
2015. Vienna Photo Book Award – second prize
2015. Silver Camera – first prize
2015. Silver Camera – special prize
2015. Parmigiani Spirit Award


2015. F-Stop festival of photography – Leipzig – participant
2015. Baltic photo forum” – participant, lecturer
2015. Vienna photo book festival – participant
2014. Vienna photo book festival – participant
2014. Frankfurt Buchmesse – participant


«Instant tomorrow», 2014–2017
Digital print, 4/6+1

«Instant tomorrow», 2014–2017
Digital print, 6+1

«DKdance», 2013
Analog C-print, 3/5+1

«Instant tomorrow», 2014–2017
Digital print, 6+1

«Instant tomorrow», 2014–2017
Digital print, 6+1

«DKdance», 2013
Analog C-print, 2/5+1