Dasha Pears

About me

Dasha Pears is an award-winning Russian conceptual photographer, currently based in Helsinki, Finland. Dasha’s unique style is dreamlike and whimsical. Her works are telling stories that combine real life and surrealism, making the viewer stop and think.

 

She started her photographic path in 2011. Since then her images have been exhibited in Russia, Poland, Austria and Finland. Her works were also named among the winners of Best of Russia’15, and had an honorable mention during Trierenberg Super Circuit 2017 photography contest in Linz, Austria. Dasha’s photographs are used worldwide by companies like Trevillion, ArcAngel, and Millennium Images, and can be found on covers of books published in Europe, the United States and South America.

Awards

Best of Russia'15 - Winner
Get Inspired Magazine Conceptual Photo-contest - Finalist

 

Publications

 

INSPADES Magazine - Feature

Imaginated Magazine - Feature

Get Inspired Magazine - Cover and Feature

Women in Photography- Interview

Phoblographer - Interview

Fotolocator.ru - Interview (in Russian)
B-quthentique - Magazine feature
beautiful.bizzare - part of the weekly Photogasm

kioskderdemokratie - Feature
 

Book Covers

Mar, 2017 - Accadde D'Estate, Nora Roberts
Feb, 2017 - The Typewriter’s Tale, Michiel Heyns
Jan, 2017 - O Livro Delas - Nove Romances
Jan, 2016 - Angel, Elisabeth Taylor 

Exhibitions

2017 - Group Exhibition "ART photo 2017. Eurasia" - Orenburg, Russia

2017 - Solo Exhibition "Ordinary Magic" - Galeri "Zebra", Karjaa, Finland 

2017 - Group Exhibition "Trierenberg Super Circuit" - Linz, Austria

2016 - Group Exhibition "Energia 2016" - Belchalow, Poland

2016 - Group Exhibition "Best of Russia" - Winzavod, Moscow, Russia