Daria Tuminas is a freelance researcher, photographer, and a curator. In 2011, Tuminas graduated from Leiden University’s MA program Film and Photographic Studies with a thesis questioning narrative in photography. In 2012-2014, she was co-organizing (with Zhenia Sveshinsky) a yearly program ‘Dutch Photography Experience’ which included a series of educational events in St. Petersburg as well as an exhibition on Dutch photobooks ‘Undercover’ at the Museum of Contemporary art. The show got a silver prize at European Design Award. In 2014 Daria continued with the next photobook related project – ‘Reading a Photobook’, taking place at the Gallery of Printing in St. Petersburg and consisting of an exhibition, an educational program and a competition on photobook review writing.