Irina Nakhova

Born 1955

Irina Isayevna Nakhova is a Russian artist. Her father, Isai Nakhov, is a philologist. At 14 years old her mother took her to Victor Pivovarov's Atelier. Pivovarov played an important role in her life and later became her mentor. In 2015, Nakhova became the first female artist to represent Russia in its pavilion at the Venice Biennial. She is represented by Nailya Alexander Gallery in New York City. Nakhova currently lives and works in Moscow and New Jersey.
She works with different mediums like fine art, photography, sounds, sensors and inflatable materials.
She is a Laureate of the Kandinsky 2013 Award.
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