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Svetlana Tarasova is an art photographer. Originally from Kaluga, she works in the Central region of Russia, also has projects related to Italy, USA (North Carolina), Western and Southern parts of Russia, India. Now Svetlana lives in Siberia.

Svetlana is a member of the Russian Photo Artists Union. The most important part of her professional activities is devoted to personal, longterm projects that are centered around an individual, his inner world, the conflict between dreams and reality. Refers to children's memories and places associated with the history of her family.

Tarasova has been a winner of various competitions, she has won scholarship from the Russian government for young photographers and scholarship of the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation for talented authors; participant of the cultural exchange event "Beijing through the eyes of Russian photographers";

author of personal exhibitions in Moscow, Kaliningrad, Orel, Vladimir, Pushchino, Serpukhov, Kaluga, Verona (Italy), St. Petersburg;

her works are included in the collections of the State Russian Museum in St. Petersburg and the Chuvash State Art Museum in Cheboksary;

published in magazines: National Geographic Russia, Takie dela, Republic, Monovsions Black and White Photography Magazine, Dodho magazine, Edge of Humanity magazine, Izvestiia.

Svetlana Tarasova was the member of judging panel in: Monovisions photography awards, Young photographers of Russia.