About Arkady Lvov

Portfolio of Platinum Prints by Arkady Lvov

Arkady Lvov was born in Odessa, Ukraine in 1955. He is a photographer and printmaker living in New York. His photographs are in the collections of American Express, the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris, The Russian State Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia and many private collections.


  • 1973 – 74 The Russian Academy of Arts, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 1984 – 88 Parsons School of Design, New York, Bachelor of Fine Art degree
  • 1990 Established Platinum Lab, a photo printing studio
  • 1992 – 2004 The New School For Design, New York, member of the faculty
  • 1998 – present Instructor, Maine Media Workshops, Rockport College, Maine
  • 1999 – 2000 Instructor, Platinum Printing, Toscana Photographic Workshop, Italy
  • 2005 Established Platinum Editions, rare photographic processes printing service.2005 – present Visiting professor, non-silver photography, Pratt Institute, New York.



  • 1982 Fields Galleries. Tulsa, OK
  • 1996 “Still Life, Walls of France”. Gallerie Carpentier, Paris (catalogue published)
  • 2001 “Nature Morte”. L’Oratorio di Santa Maria Assunta, Spinea, Italy (catalogue published)
  • 2003 “Arkady Lvov: Fotografie al Platino” Galleria Studio S, Rome, Italy
    “Natura in Posa”. Galleria “Il Bostrico” Albissola, Italy
  • 2004 “Composizioni al Platino” Galleria D’Arte Nino Sindoni, Asiago, Italy (catalog published)
    “A. Lvov fotografia” Basilica dei Ss. Giovanni e Paolo, Venice, Italy
  • 2005 “Nature Morte”, Pallazzo Pierbenedetti, Camerino, Italy, solo exhibition2012 “Venetian Carnival – Portraits”, Lotos Club, New York
  • 2013  “Carnevale di Venezia”, Mimi Ferzt Gallery, New York
  • 2014   “Obiettivamente: Venezia e Natura Morte”, Galleria Il Bostrico, Albissola Marina, Italy



  • 1994 “Still Life, Photography”. The Platinum Gallery, Santa Fe, NM“Five Artists”. Asylum Gallery, New York
  • 1995 “Sacred Mountain”. Maria Feliz Gallery, Jim Thorpe, PA
    “Nude York”. Mary Anthony Gallery, New York. (catalogue published)
  • 1997 “Still Life”. Mimi Ferzt Gallery, New York
  • 1998 “Still Life”. John Stevenson Gallery, New York
  • 1999 “Nudes”. Mimi Ferzt Gallery, New York
  • 2001 “Spheres”. The Museum of the Imagination, Hudson, NY
  • 2002 “Small Works”. Mimi Ferzt Gallery, New York
    “The Hand in Art”. The Museum of the Imagination, Hudson, NY
  • 2003 “The Reaper”. The Museum of the Imagination, Hudson, NY
  • 2004 “Monsters”. The Museum of the Imagination, Hudson, NY
  • 2012 “Utopia Del Sembiante”, Museo Del Paesaggio, Verbania, Italy (catalog published)
  • 2013 “A Semblance of Silver”, Mimi Ferzt Gallery, New York

Platinum Printing

SONY/Billy Joel Project