Professional experience

Education summary

  • M.A. in Philosophy and Aesthetics (2000).  St. Petersburg State University, Russia 
  • Ph.D., Philosophy  (2003). St. Petersburg State University, Russia                           Dissertation topic: Ordinary knowledge, aesthetic and communicative aspects of advertising.
  • Graphic Design / Illustration  Program, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA (Graduated in 2015).
  • Certificate in Botanical Illustration (2017), Department of Horticulture at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.
  • Studio Art and Book Design, North-West Institute of Printing Arts, Russia (2007-2009).
  • Certificate in Publishing and Computer Graphics (2006), St. Petersburg University of Technology and Design, Russia.

Highlights of my teaching background