A guide to the New East

Daria Tuminas

Daria Tuminas is a freelance researcher, photographer and curator. Born in St Petersburg and based in Amsterdam, Tuminas currently works at the Johan Deumens Gallery, teaches at the FOTOfactory and writes for different media organisations. From 2012 to 2014, she co-organised the annual Dutch Photography Experience event, which included a series of educational events at FotoDepartment in St Petersburg as well as Undercover, a group exhibition on Dutch photobooks. The exhibition was awarded silver at the European Design Awards. In 2011, Tuminas graduated from an MA in film and photographic studies from Leiden University. She also has degrees from St Petersburg State University.