Irina Orlova is a visual artist born in 1988 in Yoshkar-Ola, Russia. Now lives in St. Petersburg.  

Currently, Irina is working with the theme of the national identity of the Republic of Mari El, in which she was born, and the theme of memory. Her interests also include walking practices and site exploration.  

Group exhibitions:  

2023 "Zherdela", exhibition of modern samizdat, Rostov-on-Don  

2023 “Ugol”, group exhibition in the library and art residence SHKAF, St. Petersburg

2023 “Old and New”, group exhibition in the gallery “Kvartira S”, Moscow

2023 Interactive exhibition at the School of Academic Photography, St. Petersburg  

2022 Time of Troubles, group online exhibition in virtual space hubs.mozilla

Print publications in magazines in 2022-2023: Ossma, St. Petersburg; Камергер, St. Petersburg; Marika, New York; Mvibe, Greece; Untold, Greece; Artells, New York; Bloom, Italy; Style Cruze, New York; L’ATTIRANCE, France; Malvie, France; Inco, Sweden; Top Posters, New York; 6X Fashion, France.


2021-2022 School of Academic Photos, big photography course, St. Petersburg

2021 Photo College Course Street photo, St. Petersburg

2020 School of Academic Photography, basic photography course, St. Petersburg 

2019 St. Petersburg School business, management and marketing in the production of products and services

2019 Agency Convert Monster, internet marketing course

Computer scientist-economist, Mariy State Technical University