The famous Russian photographer Vladimir Fridkes was born in Moscow in 1956. He has been working with many famous glossy magazines such as VOGUE, Harper's BAZAAR, ELLE since their first Russian editions appeared. Starting from 1995 he is a member of AES+F – one of the most prominent and strong Russian art groups. Within the group he has participated in a number of exhibitions and biennale all around the world, including the Venice Biennale of Contemporary Art.
Two solo series by Vladimir Fridkes – “Ten Days Before… (Bolshoi Theatre)”, 2005 and “Svetlana Zakharova. Still Frame”, 2015 were first presented to the audience in 2011 and 2015 at Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow.