Turkina Faso is a Russian born and London based photographer, who was recently featured in Numero Russia's 'Top 17 of 2017'.
In 2009 Turkina graduated from the Institute of Contemporary Art in Moscow and in 2011 she graduated from the Institute of Journalism and Literature with the degree of a journalist in art.
She graduated from the MA Fashion Photography course at University of the Arts London (London College of Fashion) in 2016 with two final books. The project ‘MEandTHEM: Back Home with Alice’ was published and reviewed by British Journal of Photography, Vogue Italia, i-D magazine etc.
Client's include: Bvlgari, Dazed Digital, Vogue Italia, L'Officiel Itali, Vogue China, Numero Russia amongst many others.
Main art and research work are about relations between nature, humanity and reality and its perception. Turkina is an associate lecturer in London College of Fashion at the BA Fashion Photography course, she also teaches in Russia and participates in public talks and photography symposiums since 2013.