Russian illegal prison on IZOLYATSIA premises has been operational for 10 years.

All artists working in photography and related media are eligible to apply. Applications will be accepted until April 15, 2011. Artists-in-residence will be chosen by April 25, 2011.

Artists should submit by email the following: 

* Letter of intent, describing plans for residency – please be concise
* Current CV
* A link to a website with at least two complete stories (including artist statements and captions)

Applications can be submitted in either English, Ukrainian or Russian. 

*** We are interested in photographers who are keen to step away from stereotypical images of Ukraine and ex-Soviet countries. The project is an opportunity for artists with a strong personal vision to offer a fresh perspective on the life in the region. 

Send application materials to:
[email protected]


Media partners

Izolyatsia Media Partners