Igor Lebedev is a photographer, curator, and photography researcher.
Was born in 1966 in Leningrad.
In 1985 he graduated from a technical school with a degree in photography.
In 2007 he graduated from the St. Petersburg State University of Culture and Arts.
Since 1992 he has been teaching photography as part of various educational programs.
Since 1995, he has been actively involved in creative and exhibition activities, curator of a number of exhibition projects.
Author of about 40 solo exhibitions and participant in over 150 group exhibitions in Russia and abroad.
Since 2013, an employee of the ROSPHOTO Museum and Exhibition Center. Curator of a number of exhibitions.
Since 2002, senior lecturer at the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences, St. Petersburg State University.
His works are kept in the collections of the State Russian Museum (St. Petersburg, Russia), the State Museum named after Pushkin (Moscow, Russia), State Museum and Exhibition Center ROSPHOTO (St. Petersburg, Russia), Multimedia Art Museum (Moscow, Russia), Columbus Museum of Art (USA), The Norton and Nancy Dodge Collection (USA), Zimmerli Art Museum (USA) and others.