Igor Ponosov


Igor Ponosov (1980) born Nizhnevartovsk (Siberia/Russia), lives and works in Moscow since 2003. Russian artist, ‘Partizaning’ activist, and the author of several projects, publications on urban art. Between 2005 and 2009 he published three books on street art in Russia and the ex-USSR. From 2011 to 2013 he curated 'The Wall' a project based in the CCA ‘Winzavod’, Moscow. In 2011 he founded the '' website as a platform for exchange among activists, artists and urbanists. From 2013 to 2016 he curated 'Delai Sam' festival, which focused on grassroots iniatives and activism in Russia. Author of the book 'Art and the city' (2016).