A guide to the New East

Val Starilov

Val Starilov is a graphic designer who specializes in advertisement and contemporary art. He lives and works on his projects in Voronezh city. Having combined art and journalist degrees, Val explores the peculiarities of modern urbanistic cultures and the art space of the big city. His students in Voronezh College of Fine Arts have been exhibiting some impressive works in graphic art and commercial art projects. Val is also the co-founder and curator of the Setka — a project for an art-design community in Voronezh which connects people and helps them share their skills and develop themselves.

Val participated in The Calvert Journal's New Writers Programme.