Olga Jitlina, born 1982 in Leningrad/St. Petersburg. She graduated from The University of Jewish Studies, from the Russian Academy of Art 2007. Finalist of the Henkel Prize 2012. Winner of CEE Young Artist’s Prize 2012.
October-December 2013 – Kulturkontact residency, Vienna, Austria
May 2013 – Platform Shtab in art-residency, Bihkek, Kyrgyzstan
05.10.12-05.11.12 – HIAP residency, Helsinki,Finland
Participant: Biennale of Young Art, National Center for Contemporary Arts, Moscow; Amsterdam Biennale, St. Petersburg pavilion, screening at Kunsthalle, Tallin, exhibition hall, Narva, Estonia, Fabrika, Moscow Videoart Archive CYLAND, The Space of Quite, Krasnoye Znamya factory, St. Petersburg, Video Zahvat, Nepokorennie Open Studios, St. Petersburg.