Doctor of Philosophy. Author of the monograph, Economy of Text in Non-Classical Philosophy of Art: Nietzsche, Bataille, Foucault, Derrida (1999), and over 80 journal articles on the topics of modern urban development and contemporary art, published in Russia, France, Great Britain, Austria, Poland, and Cyprus.
2006-2013 – Principal at Ekaterinburg Academy of Contemporary Art.
Organized several international conferences in Russia and took part in numerous conferences abroad. Takes part in some international grant programs.