GLISH is an art association founded by Timofey Glinin and Anastasia Shubina, visual artists, working together from 2018. Currently based in San Francisco.

Anastasia Shubina is a multidisciplinary artist from St. Petersburg. She works with documentary and conceptual photography, film and video art. He has a philosophical education, as well as education in the field of cinema and photography. Her work has been presented at solo and group exhibitions, as well as at a number of film festivals in Europe, Asia, America and Australia. Finalist and winner of competitions. In her personal projects, she explores the themes of mythology, anthropology, and historical trauma.

Timofey Glinin is an artist and film director from St. Petersburg. He studied biology at Saint Petersburg State University and attended courses at the Saint Petersburg School of New Cinema, worked as a scientist, entrepreneur, and writer. His work has been presented at a number of international film festivals and exhibitions in Europe, Asia, the USA and Australia. In his projects, he explores the themes of futurism, transhumanism and modern science.

About us. GLISH ART — Timofey Glinin & Anastasia Shubina

Personal exhibitions

2022: “Amanita Muscaria”, personal exhibition during Head On Photo Festival, Sydney, Australia

2022: “Amanita Muscaria”, personal exhibition, Art Kvartal Photo Gallery, Yerevan, Armenia

2021: “The Second sun”, Anastasia Shubina and Timofey Glinin personal exhibition, Zerno Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia


Group Exhibitions (Selected)

2022: Portfolio 2022, F-Stop magazine online exhibition.

2022: Pictures of the Year Asia (POY Asia) exhibition, Mindful Art Forum (MAF), Seoul, South Korea.

2022: “Pineapple juice”, Saratov, Russia. Group exhibition, August 2022.

2022: Portrait 2022, F-Stop magazine online exhibition.

2022: “Thirteen”, The “Armenian Center for Contemporary Experimental Art” (NPAK), Yerevan, Armenia

2022: “Where you are”, Nikolsky rows, St. Petersburg, Russia

2022: “Festival pinhole peru”, Peru

2022: “New vision of Saint Petersburg”, Mariinsky palace, St. Petersburg, Russia


Awards & Screenings

2022 — Bartur Photo Award, Faces of Humanity Student Award, 3d place

2022 — Bartur Photo Award, Ann Lesley Bartur Student Award, Highly Commended Winner

2022 — Pictures of the Year Asia (POY Asia), Project “Deportation” (by Anastasia Shubina), Issue Reporting Picture StoryFinalist.

2022 — Lenscratch Student Prize, 25 to watch

2022 — “Forest. Mushrooms” performance (part of theater project “Forest”, is in the long-list of theater award “Golden Mask”).

2022 — Head On Photo Festival, Sydney, Australia, featured exhibitors.

2021 — Street Photo Russia, Top-100 photographers, included in photobook (Anastasia Shubina).

2021 — International Women In Photo Association Award 2021/2022, short-list (Anastasia Shubina). 

“Dislocations”:

KinoDrome: International Motion Picture & Screenplay Festival, United States, 2021, Winner

Fisura, International Experimental Film and Video Festival, Mexico, 2022, Official Selection

Balkan Can Kino, Greece, 2022, Official Selection

Esto Es Para Esto, Mexico, 2022, Official Selection

Experimental Films Online, Mexico, 2022, Official Selection

Symbol of Knowledge Arts And International Film Festival, India, 2022, Official Selection

One Shot International Short Film Festival, Armenia, 2022, Official Selection “Moving Forward”

NIZINA self-publishing and multimedia festival, Russia, 2022, Official Selection

Accordi @ DISACCORDI — International Short Film Festiva, Italy, 2021, Official Selection

Interface Video Art Festival, Croatia, 2021,  Official Selection

18 Festival Transterritorial de Cine Underground, Argentina (Tigre, Quilmes and Medellin), 2021, Official Selection

17th Athens Digital Arts Festival, Greece, 2021, Official Selection

Non-syntax Experimental Image Festival, Japan (Tokyo), 2021, Official Selection

Engauge Experimental Film Festival, United States, 2021, Official Selection

Festival Internacional de Cine Silente México Festival Internacional de Cine Silente, México, 2021,  Official Selection

Bizarrya Short Film Festival, Portugal, 2021, Official Selection

Experimental Superstars, Serbia, 2021, Official Selection

Non-syntax Experimental Image Festival, Japan (Kyoto), 2021, Official Selection

Guttercast Film Festival, United States, 2021, Official Selection

Lift-Off Online Sessions, United Kingdom, 2021, Official Selection

First-Time Filmmaker Online Sessions, United Kingdom, Official Selection

Noble International Film Festival And Awards, India, 2021, Official Selection

Sessions By Lift-Off Global Network, United Kingdom, 2021, Official Selection

“The Art of Falling Apart”:

DMZ International Documentary Film Festival, Republic of Korea, 2019, World Premiere


Publications

2022: Relocation. Armenia (“Anti-war protests, environmental clean-ups and cuddle parties. How Russian emigrants live in Yerevan”) Republic.

2022: Deportation (“Самое страшное, оказывается, ждало нас впереди” / “The worst, it turns out, was waiting for us ahead”). Republic. (Anastasia Shubina)

2022: “Deportation of the Karachays”, Vlesah. 

2022: Deportation (“Бабушка в дороге умерла, и ее выкинули“/ “Grandmother died on the road and was thrown out”). Lenta.ru.  (Anastasia Shubina)

2022: “Deportation”, Private. (Anastasia Shubina)

2021: Deportation (“Не додумались, что отправят, а потом голодовали” / “We didn’t think that we would be expelled and then we starved”). Такие дела / takiedela.ru (Anastasia Shubina)


Performances

2022: “Ecology of consciousness”,  Grand Hotel Emerald, St. Petersburg, Russia

2021-2022: “Forest.Mushrooms”, Etude Theater, St. Petersburg, Russia (Timofey Glinin, Anastasia Shubina, Alexandr Mashanov, Alyona Mitropova)

2021: “Ecology of consciousness”, New stage of the Alexandrinsky theater, St. Petersburg, Russia (Timofey Glinin, Anastasia Shubina, Alexandr Mashanov, Alyona Mitropova)

2021: “Ecology of consciousnes”, “The World of Knowledge Film Festival”, closing ceremony, St. Petersburg, Russia (Timofey Glinin, Anastasia Shubina, Alexandr Mashanov, Alyona Mitropova)

2021: “Ecology of consciousness”, “Lived and worked” Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia (Timofey Glinin, Anastasia Shubina, Alexandr Mashanov, Alyona Mitropova)


Films

2023: “Haqiqa” (Directors: Shubina, Glinin / 60 min / Documentary), work in progress

2022: “Piblokto” (Directors, Cinematographers: Shubina, Glinn / 40 min / Documentary, experimental), work in progress

2021: “Dislocations” (Directors: Shubina, Glinn / 7 min / Experimental)

2019: “The Art of Falling Apart” (Directors: Shubina, Glinin / 60 min / Documentary)


Education and experience

Anastasia Shubina

2020 — Present: Freelance photographer

2020 — 2023: Docdocdoc School of Contemporary Photography

2017 — Present:  Film director and producer at Rhizomefilms

2017:  St. Petersburg School of New Cinema (extern)

2013 — 2015: Saint Petersburg State University, Institute of Philosophy

2008 — 2014: Saint Petersburg State University, Faculty of Biology


Timofey Glinin

2017 — Present:  Film director and producer at Rhizomefilms

2017:  St. Petersburg School of New Cinema (extern)

2018 — Present:  scientific director in Open longevity (USA)

2018: PhD in biology

2016 — Present: CEO in Neurotechnology LTD. 

2008 — 2014: Saint Petersburg State University, Faculty of Biology