Participant Profile

Nadezhda Valetskaia


Nadezhda Valetskaia is a member of the Nadenka Creative Association established in 2014. This feminist art group of five artists includes Anastasia Makarenko, Maria Rybka, Maria Alexandrova, Alena Isakhanyan, all alumni of the School for Engaged Art “Chto Delat”, St. Petersburg.  She creates textile objects, video art, performances and public art, holds talks and seminars, as well as feminism awareness events and recycling workshops.  Nadezhda is interested in collectivity, sisterhood, art-activism, craftivism, self-education, learning and unlearning, gender studies and other artists.