Based in the UK

Co-founder of Revolv Collective

Lina Ivanova works with photography, moving image and installation. Having completed a BA in Photography at the University of Portsmouth (2015) and an Artist Residency at Ashford School (2016/2017), currently she is a practicing artist and teacher in London. 


2017 - 2018                     School Direct (PGCE) Art & Design  Canterbury Christ Church University 

2012 - 2015                     BA (Hons) Photography  First Class Honours  University of Portsmouth 


June 2018                             Turner Contemporary Portfolio Prize

May 2017                               Nominated for Kent Creative Awards

Sept 2016 - June 2017      Artist in Residence – Ashford School, Kent 

June 2015                             Nominated for Aspex Platform Graduate Award

May 2015                              Strong Island Creative Graduates to Watch Award – Photography


Sept - Oct 2018               4UZHBINA Phoenix Brighton, Brighton Photo Fringe

July 2018                           Showcase, Sidney Cooper Gallery, Canterbury

May 2018                           Portfolio, Turner Contemporary, Margate

September 2017               Night of the Museums, Plovdiv, Bulgaria - Transition

September 2017               Four Corners Gallery, London - Archive as Medium 

July 2017                            Simon Langton Girls' Grammar - Arts Fest 

June 2017                          Ashford School - St Kliment Ohridski

Dec 2016                           Unit 23, Park Mall, Ashford – Work In Progress

June 2016                         Number 28 Albert Road, Portsmouth – Bohemian Exhibition

Oct 2015                            Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth – Platform 2015 

July 2015                           Shoreditch Town Hall, London – Untitled Degree Show

May 2015                           University of Portsmouth, School of Art and Design – Graduation Show 

March 2015                       Southsea Orthodontic Practice, Portsmouth – Island City Art 

March 2014                       University of Portsmouth, School of Art and Design – The Body project

Dec 2013                            Honest Politician, Portsmouth – Clique Collective


February 2018                  Canterbury Christ Church University, BA Fine Art ‘Art World Survival Kit Sessions’

September 2018              Folkestone Darkroom Collective: Salt Photo Printing


Ashford School -

Strong Island -

Creative Space CCI -

Frame and Reference -

Aspex Gallery, Platform 2015 Review -

Using Format