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Mariia Baturina

Mariia (Marusya) Baturina (b. Leningrad) is a visual artist based in St Petersburg. With an academic background in photography and textile arts, she works with a wide range of media, primarily focussing on photography and video. Baturina is particularly interested in exploring personal histories, mundane objects and materials, and searching for a poetic truth in the everyday. A graduate of Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten (Amsterdam) and the Chto Delat School for Engaged Art (St Petersburg), she is a member of a queer-feminist affinity art group Unwanted Organisation.

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