Anastasia Babenko (b.1989), is a Ukraine-raised US-based visual artist who works primarily with the mediums of photography and film. She comes from a journalistic background and holds MA in Journalism from Kyiv-Mohyla Academy. After working as a news reporter in Ukraine, Germany, and the U.S., Anastasia has gradually shifted to a more reflexive and a long-term approach. She lives and works in Seattle, WA.


2010 – 2012 MA in Journalism, Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Ukraine
2006 – 2010 BA in Linguistics, Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, Ukraine

Exhibitions / Screenings

2019 – The Farewell Show, Lovecitylove, Seattle, WA

2019 – Pacific Northwest Photography Viewing Drawers, Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, OR

2019 – Motherland, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA 

2018 – R SINoptik, AkT, Kyiv, Ukraine
2017 – 86 Festival of Film and Urbanism,  national competition, Slavutych, Ukraine, 
2016 – Gogolfest Contemporary Art Festival, short film program, Kyiv, Ukraine
2016 – 86 Festival of Film and Urbanism, MyStreetFilms program, Slavutych, Ukraine

2018 – Ukrayinska Pravda
2018 –

Professional Experience

2019 – Programming Intern at Northwest Film Forum, Seattle, WA
2018 – Curatorial Intern at CoCA (Center on Contemporary Art), Seattle, WA

 © 2019 by Anastasia Babenko.