If you are based in Russia, get in touch with your ambassador to find out how you can meet other alumni and get involved with the Goldsmiths community near you.

Thinking of applying to Goldsmiths?

More than 80 Goldsmiths alumni currently reside in Russia. If you live there now or are thinking of relocating, you might want to get advice from local alumni, or you may wish to expand your professional network with people who share your experience of having studied at Goldsmiths!

If you'd like to get involved with Goldsmiths activity in your area, get in touch with your Alumni Ambassador, listed below. If there isn’t one located near you, email alumni ( to let us know how we can help.


Photo of Anastasia

Anastasia Faynberg (BA Media and Communications, 2013) was inspired to pursue a career in the art world by one of the guest lecturers in her third year at Goldsmiths. She went on to study at Sotheby’s Institute of Art. Anastasia is currently an independent art business consultant, a freelance art fair reviewer and manager at Allnighters Marketing Communications Agency, which develops and implements projects for Russian and international brands and companies.

Email: anastasia.shelyakina (