Art-Brand Artist Management is a group of professionals in the field of arts management, experts in PR and informational technologies, journalists and cultural scholars. Management:

Ekaterina Volkova
Art-Brand Artist Management's Founder (2007) and CEO. After graduating from the faculty of journalism of the Moscow State Social University and becoming a cultural scholar at the Institut fuer Europaeische Kulturen, Ekaterina served a number of internships in management, fundraising and social journalism in Moscow, London and Washington. For over 10 years she has been collaborating with various companies and publications as an author, independent observer, copywriter and editor. Member of the Journalists' Union of Russia since 2000. The Head of the Corporate Philanthropy Department of the Agency for Social Information (2003-2007), she has worked with leading Russian and foreign companies to promote their social and cultural programmes. Carried out numerous large international and national projects in the fine arts and classical music as a curator and producer.

Tatyana Matveeva
Joined Art-Brand in 2013 as a Development Manager. Graduated from the Gorky Ural State University, history and legal science department. In 1993-1996 she was a member of a youth company of the Ural Operetta Theatre. In 1997-2007 she was a leading singer at the Vrutseleto band. In 1998-2012 she worked in marketing and PR in the field of education, tourism, motorsport, music publishing and in organisation of major music events. She was the Development director of the "Queens of Opera" International Festival (2012-2013). She also took part in organising Maria Guleghina's solo concerts in the Grand Hall of the Moscow Conservatory and the State Kremlin Palace, and Paata Burchuladze in the Grand Hall of the Moscow Conservatory. She is responsible for concept development, promotion and project development (advertising, marketing, PR, communication with sponsors and sponsor programme integration in cultural events, preparation of POS-materials).

Asiya Bukharbaeva

Joined Art-Brand in 2013 as a press-manager for Bohemian Tune and Opera Apriori. While studying at a musical college in the city of Ufa, she took part in international competitions as a pianist. After her graduation in 2005, she continued her education earning a degree in public relations from the Ufa State Academy for Economics and Service and then a PhD in political science from Moscow's Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration. She has participated in international conferences and authored published research articles. Asiya has been working in public relations since 2008, gaining her experience at international marketing agencies and in the field of journalism. She is passionate about art, literature and theatre.

Olga Suvorova (03.10.1958-04.09.2012)
Joined ART-BRAND in 2008 as Executive Producer. Grand-daughter of one of the greatest cellists of the 20th century, Prof. Svyatoslav Knushevitsky. Graduated from the Conservatory as a pianist. Olga was Chief of the Concert Department at the Moscow Academic Choreography College of the Bolshoi Theatre. Since 1989 she has been music and literature editor at the All-Union Radio & Radio Russia. Editor-in-chief of the independent NGO "Radio Dialogue" broadcasting station (1998-2002). Since 2002 she is the chief-editor and director of the "Addresses of Mercy" programme broadcasting on the State Russian radio channel. "Orpheus Radio" Programme Manager and an expert in the field of socio-cultural journalism and public relations. Launched the "A gift to Knushevitsky" International Cello Festival in Saratov in 2007 and made it an annual event of which she was the Artistic Director.

About Us

We organize prestigious cultural events: art exhibitions, concerts and tours by Russian and international classical and jazz musicians.

We present Russian and international musicians and artists - those who are already world-famous as well as those who are just starting their ascent. We support their participation in festivals, make engagements, organize tours as part of our projects, and provide PR and press coverage. We also represent Russian performers and artists around the world.

Art-Brand offers services in the development and implementation of innovative projects in the arts and culture tailored to the requirements and goals of our clients. We also provide independent expert appraisals of art sponsorship projects to determine their suitability for business objectives.

We assist other companies and foundations in managing cultural events, fundraising, running PR campaigns, publishing/editing special materials for festivals, exhibitions and concerts.

For corporate and private VIP clientele we have developed a set of consulting services concerning investments in art and management of artistic collections.

Music, art and creativity fully determine our way of life, and we are happy to share it with our partners and friends. Art-Brand is a gateway to many renowned musicians and artists, music & art critics, leading experts in the visual arts, museums and research institutions.