Research units & titles
- Research Assistant Department of Film, Television and Scenography - Doctoral studies
Artistic and research interests
Alexandra Ovtchinnikova is currently a Doctoral candidate at Aalto University and a member of the the Costume in Focus research group. She has diverse experience in the production, design, styling and performance related design. Her Current doctoral reserch, Dressing Poetics: Costume in the Cinema of the Soviet Poetic School, reflects her interest in the nature of poetic cinema and costume as one of its elements and development of new practice-based methodologies for researching costume design in film.
- Costume design, Cinema, Soviet cinema, Soviet Poetic School (1960 - 1980), Andrei Tarkovsky , Sergei Paradganov, Tengiz Abuladze, Yuri Ilyenko, Practice-Based Research, Costume in Focus