Otto Lakoba
documentary photographer and filmmaker

Otto Lakoba was born in Leningrad, Russia, in 1984. After obtaining technical degree, in 2009 he relocated to his historic homeland Abkhazia, in a pursuit of art opportunities. Through documentary photography and filmmaking, the author brings attention to people living in Abkhazia. He has successfully completed Marina Razbezhkina and Mikhail Ugarov’s School of Documentary Film and Theatre (Moscow). 

Monologue (2017)
Equilibrium (2018) 


Autor is pepresented by Art Of Foto Gallery


2020 - BursaFotoFest , Bursa(Turkey)
2020 - The Lives of others, Fotografevi , Istanbul(Turkey)
2018 - Countryside, Metenkov's House Museum, Ekaterinburg(Russia)
2018 - Three colors of time, Nalchik(Russia)
2016 - The Lives of others, Art of foto Gallery, St.Petersburg(Russia)
2015 - FotoIstanbul Festival, Istanbul(Turkey )
2015 - Three colors of time, Sukhum(Abkhazia)
2013 - Lost Time, Sukhum(Abkhazia)
2011 - Being seen, Sukhum(Abkhazia)


SUAI, Saint-Peteresburg State University of Aerospace Instrumentations
Saint-Peteresburg, Russia

2016 - 2017
Marina Razbezhkina and Mikhail Ugarov School of Documentary Film and Documentary Theatr
Moscow, Russia



+79409273455 (Abkhazia)
+79052629902 (Russia)

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