Thursday, 25 February 2010
Yuula Benivolski (born 1980) is a Russian-Jewish artist working predominantly in video, installation and photography. She is currently based in Montreal, Canada. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography from the Ontario College of Art and Design.
Her work has been widely exhibited in Canada and internationally and published in Shameless, Eye Weekly, Cheek Magazine, NOW, Invisible City and MONDO Magazine.Benivolski works with themes of migration, survival and ritualism.
In 2005 she self-published a 42 page zine about her friends' first sexual experiences titled "First Fuck".She frequently collaborates with various artists and musicians, including Helena Kvarnstrom, Zeesy Powers, Xenia Benivolski, The Bruce Peninsula and Timber Timbre.