Katia Repina is a documentary photographer, videographer and visual artist. Born in Moscow, Russia in 1988 she Graduated from State University - Higher School of Economics. In 2009 she moved to Barcelona where she studied photojournalism and documentary video. In 2017 she moved to New York City, USA where she is actually based.

She works on documentary projects which focus on intimate stories and spotlight the issues of gender, identity and sexuality.

Currently based between New York and Barcelona. 

Education/Workshops:
- 2015 - Angkor Workshop (Siem Reap, Cambodia)
- 2015 - Eddie Adams Workshop (New York, USA) 
- 2015 - 2016 - ScreenLab Production Program (New York, USA)

- 2014 - Workshop with Adrian Kelterborn "Multimedia Storytelling" (Kuldiga, Latvia) 
- 2013 - 2014 - GrisArt Grant. Master in Documentary Photography and Photojournalism. (Barcelona, Spain) 
- 2013 - Yuri Kozyrev & Andrei Polikanov  Workshop: "Follow your Conviction. Working with the Media". ISSP. (Kuldiga, Latvia) 
- 2012 - 2013 - Escuela Francesca Bonnemaison. Annual Course: Documentary and gender (documentary video) (Barcelona, Spain)
- 2011 - Complot, Escuela de creativos. Creativity Course (Advertising) (Barcelona, Spain)
- 2010 - 2011 - Ruido Photo. Documentary Photography Course (Barcelona, Spain)
- 2005 - 2009 - State University - Higher School of Economics. Management Faculty. (Moscow, Russia)

Awards:
- 2016 - Part of Dostoevsky List 2016 (50 most interesting contemporary photographers of Russia and Ukraine)
- 2016 - Nominated for the World Press Photo Joop Swart Masterclass (Amsterdam)
- 2015 - The winner (together with Carla Moral) CFD Grant for Project creation under Marta Dahó mentorship (Barcelona, Spain)

- 2015 - Selected for the 11th Edition of the Angkor Photo Festival & Workshops (Siem Reap, Cambodia)
- 2015 - Invisible Photographer Asia (IPA) Mentorship Program Scholarship Grant (online with Singapore)
- 2014 - The 3rd place winner Editorial: Photo Essay, in Student Category, Moscow International Foto Award (Moscow, Russia)
- 2014 - The winner CLIC’14 Fotoperiodisme Jove Multimedia-contest with "Llámame Marta", Diomira & Generalitat de Catalunya (Perpignan, France)
- 2014 - Finalist IV Photón Festival (Photojournalist Festival in Valencia, Spain)
- 2013 - Honorable Mention: Deeper Perspective Non-Pro in IPA (International Photography Awards). Los Angeles. USA
- 2013 - The winner Photojournalism GrisArt Grant (Barcelona, Spain)

Solo Exhibitions:
- 2016 - "I Don´t Need To Know You" exhibited in Fundació Lluís Coromina (Banyoles, Spain)
- 2015
- "Bivalino" exhibited during the FineArt Igualada Festival (Igualada, Spain)
- 2014 - "Llámame Marta" exhibited during the DOC Field Barcelona (Documentary Photography Festival) 

Group exhibitions:

- 2017 - Short movie "I Don't Need To Know You" screening during Slideluck Vancouver IV (Vancouver, Canada) 
- 2017 - Multimedia
"Llámame Marta" screening during the Open Show NYC (NYC, USA)
- 2015 - Ongoing joint project “I don´t need to know you” by Katia Repina and Luca Aimi exposed during the FotoNoviembre XIII Bienal Internacional de Fotografía de Tenerife (Tenerife, Spain)
- 2015 - Multimedia "Llámame Marta" screening during The Month of Photography in Minsk (Minsk, Belarus)
- 2015 - "Llámame Marta" exposed during The Fence Photoville Festival in the Narratively exhibition container (New York, USA)
- 2015 - A teaser of ongoing joint project “I don´t need to know you” by Katia Repina and Luca Aimi (in collaboration with Karine Versluis) screened during DocField Festival Barcelona (Documentary Photography Festival) 
- 2015 - "Llámame Marta" exposed during JEEP Les Journées Européennes des Ecoles de Photographie (Paris, France)
- 2014 - Multimedia “Llámame Marta” screening during the 6 Bienal Argentina de Fotografía Documental (San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina)
- 2014 - Multimedia “Llámame Marta” screening during the Festival Visa Off (Perpignan, France)
- 2014 - Multimedia “Llámame Marta” screening during the Embarrat, Festival of Contemporary Creation (Lleida, Spain)
- 2014 - Multimedia “Llámame Marta” screening during the Photón Festival (Photojournalist Festival in Valencia, Spain) 
- 2013 - Screening "What´s your number, Baby?" at Botanical Gardens (Riga, Latvia)
- 2013 - Exhibition "What´s your number, Baby?" at Kuldīga Town library (Kuldiga, Latvia)
- 2011 - Finalist of project “Brangulí estuvo aquí. ¿Y tú?” of CCCB (Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona). (Barcelona, Spain)
- 2011 - Project “Bivalino” was selected at Clic’11 Fotoperiodisme Jove for the group exhibition during the Festival Visa Off (Perpignan, France)
- 2010 - IMAGO MUTIS (Cadiz, Spain)

Publications: Photo District News (PDN) (USA), ARA (Diumenge) (Spain), BonArt Magazine (Spain), Interviú (Spain), Barcelona Metrópolis (Spain), LIB (Spain)

Publications Online: The Washington Post, The Huffington Post, Stern.de, VICE Spain, P3 Publico Portugal, Women in the World (In association with The New York Times), Daily Mail, The Post Internazionale, Burn Magazine, Feature Shoot, Narratively, Roads & Kingdoms, Catraca Livre (Brasil), La Lettre de la Photographie, GUP Magazine, Bird In Flight, Life Force Magazine, Ph Museum, L'Oeil de la Photographie, Jiemian.com, Lamono Magazine, Positive Magazine, PH Magazine, QueSabesDe.com, FK Magazine (Latvia), Le Cool Barcelona, Bcn or Die.

Work in collection: 
- Museo de la Pell d´Igualada i Comarcal de l´Anoia (Igualada, Spain)
- Fundación Foto Colectania (Barcelona, Spain)


Other activities:
October 2015 - Instagram named Katia one of their Emerging Photojournalists alongside fellow Eddie Adams Workshop XXVIII alums
2014 - T-shirts prints for brand T-shirts Don't Lie (Moscow)
2012 - Intern at the creative department of the advertising agency *S,C,P,F... (Barcelona, Spain)