Born in Ekaterinburg, Russia, 1990


2015 – 2017 MA Painting, Royal College of Art, London

2013 – 2014 PgD Industrial Design Engineering and Innovation, Milan Polytechnic, Italy

2011 – 2012 MSc Product Design in Business, Loughborough University, UK

2007 – 2011 BD Industrial Design, Ural State Academy of Architecture and Arts, Ekaterinburg, Russia


Lives and works in Milan and Venice


Solo Exhibitions


skiing home, curated by Ilaria Porotto, Spazio Norbert Salenbauch, Venice


est, curated by Tommaso Trini, Galleria Lorenzo Vatalaro, Milan, Italy


Group Exhibitions


Cos’è L’Arte, Galleria del Disegno, curated by Tommaso Trini, Mantua, Italy

Degree Show, Royal College of Art, London UK

Lost Senses, Guest Projects, London, UK

Design Without Exhibition, a project with Sandra Torsini, South Kiosk, London, UK


WIP Show, Royal College of Art, London, UK

RCASecret, Royal College of Art, London, UK


Machines of Loving Grace, Performance Event by Harold de Bree and Mike Watson. `Jump into the Unknown – Official Collateral program – 56th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy.



Mike Watson, ‘Skiing Home’, Milan, Landoni, 2019

Tommaso Trini, ‘Nataliya Chernakova: Est’, Torino: Umberto Allemandi, 2016

Arte, Novemer 2016, 'Le Anime Sfumate di Grigio di Nataliya Chernakova' (p.169)


‘Nine Dragon Heads: Jump Into the Unknown’, Collateral Event of the 56th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia 2015, Wroclaw: The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design, 2015