my BIO

6q8KVuDrWTwHello & welcome to my art world 🙂

My main trends and styles are: Abstract Art, Abstract Expressionism, Minimalism, Pop Art and Expressionism. And my own mix of these styles.
I work with the themes of the passing time, loneliness, mountain peaks, seaside, birds, alcoholic drinks, industrial, sensual, refined, fleshly and erotic.


2003 — 2006 summer courses in Central Saint Martins — UAL — University of the Arts London (UK) such as: Mixed media painting, textile design, interior design and photography.

Selected group exhibitions:

2020 March 4-8: STOP Playing HAPPINESS at the Zverev Center for Contemporary Art (Moscow).
2019 28 FEBRUARY-13 MARCH Stages of Life, Harrow Arts Centre, London, UK
2018 November 25 Creative artist`s evening «The Temptations» Beavers and Ducks · Moscow
2018 September 14-20 «At the End of the Earth… »
2018 INTROSPECTIVE — Exhibition ran: Tuesday 21st — Sunday 26th August (Bath, Somerset, UK)
INTROSPECTIVE is an exhibition arranged by Jimmy Galvin, Bristol based autodidact Artist, Composer and Curator, whose work has been exhibited alongside many leading artists including Sir Peter Blake, Damien Hirst, Howard Hodgkin, Julian Opie, Banksy and the Chapman Brothers.
Accompanied by Ryoko Minamatani from Japan and Dariya Afanaseva from Russia, this much anticipated free admission exhibition was open at 44AD artspace in central Bath.
2018 13.06-10.09 «Russian-Chinese seasons 2018» POPUPMUSEUM, the design business center Neo Geo
2017 «The continuity of generations. Legacy AZLK» in the technopolis «Moscow» Russia
2016 Art — festival «Art in the interior» Moscow, BoConcept Russia
2008 Agora Gallery, Chelsea, New York (США) — Altered States of Reality


2009 V International Exhibition of Modern Art competition «RUSSIAN ART WEEK / ASSEMBLY OF ART» (Moscow, Russia) Nomination «avant-garde painting» Section «Abstract» 2 nd place: Dariya P. Afanaseva, competitive work «Hand off» 3 rd place: Dariya Afanaseva (Moscow), the entries «At first i couldn` t remember ur name, and now i can `t forget it… »
2011 Participation in the contest OPENARTMILANO Made in Russia (Milan, Italy).
2014 Online Competition: The Body Electric Showdown competition Saatchi Art, Los Angeles (USA).

My artworks are in private collections in UK, Europe, USA, Australia, Canada and Russia.

P.S. if you are interested in any artwork just ask me 😉

11 комментариев

  1. Юрий Карчевский

    Нравится все, что Вы делаете.

  2. All of your paints are perfect and diffetent. Conragulations.

  3. ciao Dariya thanks for following me on instagram i like your paintings very much they have a silent power i hope you are well and happy please see my website for my art and to hear my music as i am also a music composer/pianist my site is above and if you email me i will send you my music as MP3 ok very kind regards jimmy x please take care

  4. Im becoming a big fan of your work each day,
    with each painting,
    with every photograph.
    True talent! 🙂

  5. Dmitry

    Очень Чувственно! 😉

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