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Lana Yanovska is a fine art photographer and video artist from Ukraine, based in Frankfurt (Germany) and Vöcklabruck (Austria). She studied Art Education (painting and photography by Klaus Lomnitzer) in Frankfurt am Main.

With the aim of photography and moving film, Yanovska explores the perception of gender and sexuality and challenges the viewer to look closer at her- or himself through her work.

Lana Yanovska is open for collaborations and assignments.


For enqueries please use form below or email directly: info@yanovska.com

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2016           Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Magistra Artium in Art education and Romance philology // Germany
2003          Mykolaiv State Humanitarian University of Petro Mohyla (of complex of Kiev Mohyla’s University), Bachelor of Arts in Ecology // Ukraine


2017           Festival ManifestO (laureate) // Toulouse, France
2017           Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards (Finalist, open category) // Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2017           Hellerau Portrait Award (Finalist) // Dresden, Germany
2016           Pride Photo Award: 1st 'Insiders / Outsiders'; Friends Award; Audience Award // Amsterdam, Netherlands


selected group exhibitions

2017           Pride Photo Award Exhibition // Skopje, Macedonia
2017           Pride Photo Award Exhibition // Pristina, Kosovo
2017           LGBTI Pride Photo Exhibition // Tirana, Albania
2017           Festival ManifestO // Toulouse, France
2017           Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards Exhibition // Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2017           Pride Photo Award Exhibition, SF LGBT Center // San Francisco, USA
2017           "In/Out", iSee, Nhà Sàn Collective // Hanoi, Vietnam
2017           "Photography for Tolerance and Diversity", Erasmus Huis // Jakarta, Indonesia
2017           Portraits - Hellerau Potography Award // Dresden, Germany
2016           "Out Frames", Gender Bender Festival 2016 // Bologna, Italy
2016           Pride Photo Award 2016 Exhibition // Amsterdam, Netherlands
2016           Jugendkulturtage Bad Nauheim 2016 // Bad Nauheim, Germany
2015           "Where is your home? - Nowhere and everywhere", PENG // Mainz, Germany
2014           "Exkursionenausstellung St. Jean de Fos-Kleinwalsertal" (painting), Institute for Art Education // Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2013           Kolmkola Festival // Païdé, Estland
2013           "Rockmarket stellt aus", Rockmarket // Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2012           "Fremd", Galerie Lorsbach Junge Kunst // Frankfurt am Main, Germany

personal exhibitions

2015           Polarity (photography and video). Master exhibition // Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2015           Selective Perception (photography), sankt peter Café // Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2013           About Birds (photography), Galerie Mountee // Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2013           About India (photography), Verhaltenstherapeutische Ambulanz der Goethe Universität Frankfurt // Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2010           Momente (photography), LesBiSchwules Jugendzentrum KUSS 41 // Frankfurt am Main, Germany