Mikhail Tolmachev is a visual artist who works primarily with sound installations, videos, photographs and spatial interventions.
In his research-based practice, he looks into the constantly evolving status of a document and politically mediated production of truth and reality. He collaborates with writers, historians, and artists to explore fractures of representation and to re-think the conventions of spectatorship. Mikhail studied photojournalism in Moscow and Media Arts Leipzig. He is based in Moscow and Leipzig.