Oleg Kolimbet is a visual artist with a focus on photographic work and the photobook. Born in Bering Island (Kamchatka), Oleg currently lives in St.Petersburg, Russia. He studied German and English philology at St. Petersburg University and business administration at University of Walles. In 2000- 2022 he studied documentary and post-documentary photography at Docdocdoc school of modern photography in St.Petersburg.
His work explores personal and collective memory, as well address themes of changes in cultural landscape and the impact of these changes on people.
2023 “All is not what it seems” / Collective zine, self-published
2022 “So far,so close” / Prototype, self-published
2022 “Sami po sebe” / Zine, self-published
2021 “Tales of the Unwritten” / Collective Project by dot-Art
2021 CPOY 76 / Team Picture Story: Bryansk region. Silver
2021 Open contest of “Union of Photographic Artists of Russia”/ Nature. Finalist
2021 Russian Photo Week / Nature and Landscapes. 2d place
2020 Urban Photo Awards / Streets. Selected photographers
2020 Black&White Magazine / Smartphone contest. Winner
2021 “Photo Union. Solidarity”festival/ Suzdal Kremlin, Russia
2021 Tales of the Unwritten /Stelio Crise State Library, Trieste, Italy
2021 Russian Photo Week / Gostiny Dvor, Moscow, Russia
2020 Trieste Photo Days / Museo del Territorio, Cormòns, Italy
2020 City VS Quarantine / Art Palace, Lviv, Ukraine
2023 Perimetro (Italy)/ Further only the forest
2022 RTVI (Russia)/ Further only the forest
2022 Bryanskaya ulitsa (Russia)/Only the forest remains
2021 Landscape Stories (Italy)/White beaches
2021 Republic (Russia) /Kronshtadt: another tomorrow
2021 Lenta.ru (Russia) /I was drawn here by my soul
2021 Spectaculum Magazine (Austria) /Theatre without walls
2020 Street Photography Magazine (USA) / Welcome to Baraholka
2020 Edge of Humanity Magazine (USA) / Cyclists From The Past
2020 Progressive street (Italy) / A little B/W story about two boys in a small town
2020 The Pictorial-list / Selected works
EDUCATION IN PHOTOGRAPHY:
2020 – 2022: School of Modern Photography Docdocdoc, Saint-Petersburg
2022: Artist’s book workshop by Elena Kholkina and Feodora Kaplan, Saint-Petersburg
2022: Handmade bookbinding workshop by Irina Tarhanova, Saint-Petersburg
Аrchival pigment prints are available in Limited editions.
For purchasing information please visit Prints page.