Eva Kamenetski is a Russian American artist that lives and works in the United States. Born in the Russian Arctic, they traveled the world extensively settling for a while in different places across Europe, Southeast Asia, and the U.S. Currently in Tucson, AZ, they are exploring such themes as personal and gender identity, sexuality, body image, and the concept of home. Their work combines documentary and staged photography.
Eva's works have been exhibited at Pima Community College in 2018, 2019, and 2020, in Raices Taller 222 Art Gallery in 2018 and 2019, and at St. Lawrence University (NY) in 2019. They won several awards at Pima Community College, such as Photography Recognition Award in 2018 and Speaking Out Scholarship in 2019, as well as the Best of Photography Award at the 2019 Louis Carlos Bernal Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition at the Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery in Tucson. One of their works was featured in Tucson Weekly periodical in May 2018. In 2020, 5 of Eva's photographs were published in the art and literary magazine SandScript.
Current and upcoming exhibitions include Picturing 2020: A Community Reflects virtual exhibition at The University of Arizona Museum of Art and Art as Resilience, Resistance and Respite at the Untitled Gallery.