Participant Profile

Yan Posadsky

Yan Posadsky is a street artist, curator, and founder of Daipyat Gallery, an artist-run exhibition space and cultural center in Voronezh. He explores the unique character of urban sites and their historical and situational contexts in his work, using the information he gathers to create multimedia pieces of public art at the intersection of contemporary art, local history, and urban studies.

Yan studied Architecture at Voronezh State Technical University, and was one of the winners of NOVA ART 2019, a competition for young Russian artists. He has also shown work at many public and contemporary art festivals alongside both Russian and foreign artists.