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 55 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!

Start networking now by joining the online discussion group for alumni based in Russia. Or if you would like to get more involved with the local Goldsmiths community you can get in touch with your Alumni Ambassador listed below. If there isn’t one located near you, find out more or register your interest in becoming an Alumni Ambassador for Goldsmiths.


Anastasia Shelyakina (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. Today Anastasia is an independent art business consultant, a freelance art fair reviewer and manager at Allnighters Marketing Communications Agency that develops and implements projects for Russian and international brands and companies.

Email: anastasia.shelyakina (