Photo: Misha Burlatsky
Documentary photographer and filmmaker.
Born 1984 in Leningrad, Russia.
After obtaining a degree from University Otto Lakoba relocated to his historic homeland Abkhazia, in a pursuit of art opportunities. Through documentary photography, the author brings attention to people living in Abkhazia.
Otto Lakoba participated in photography exhibitions in Abkhazia,Turkey, Russia and had his work published in magazines, such as Russia Beyond the Headlines (an international project from “Rossiyskaya Gazeta”), Bird in Flight, El Pais (Spain)
Now in Abkhazia
2016 – 2017
Marina Razbezhkina and Mikhail Ugarov School of Documentary Film and Documentary Theatr (Moscow)
2016 – Lives of others , Art of foto Gallery | St.Petersburg/Russia
2015 – FotoIstanbul Festival | Istanbul/Turkey
2015 – Three colors of time | Fishkova house gallery, Sukhum/Abkhazia
2013 – Lost Time | Fishkova house gallery, Sukhum/Abkhazia
2011 – Being seen | Agava gallery, Sukhum/Abkhazia