Igor Mukhin

Born in 1961 in Moscow. In the 1986-1987 year, attending classes at Studio A.Lapina at MSU. 1986 - participated in the first group-vystavke foto "foto-86" in the Moscow City Committee of Graphic Artists to "Small Georgian, 28." Familiarity with Alexei Shylginym, Vladislav Efimovym, Ilya Piganova and Sergey Leontiev. In 1986-1987 he cooperated in samizdat rock. Since 1987 - participant fotogruppy "Immediate Photography". Since 1989 free-lance photographer. During perestroika and glasnost removes independent PHOTO-s projects of the Soviet youth and rock

musicians (portraits of Viktor Tsoi, Boris Grebenschikova, Peter Mamonova, Dunya Smirnova (as part of the rock band "Stupid"), Alexander Bashlachev. Fotografii this period are published in books Artemy Troitsky «rOCK in Russland» (1989) and «TUSOVKA. Whos who in the new soviet rock culture / Party» (1990). Work on the first creative photo proektom: "Youth and the City" (portraits of the Soviet informal youth), the shooting took place in Moscow, Leningrad, Vilnius, Riga, etc. in 1985 -1989 years. Raboty of this project were shown repeatedly in exhibitions and published in books and the media in the USSR, Russia and abroad