Maria Chehonadskih is a philosopher and critic. She lectures at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London. Her research and work concentrates on Soviet epistemologies across Marxist philosophy, literature and art, as well as on post-Soviet politics. She has published numerous texts in journals and magazines, such as Radical Philosophy, South Atlantic Quarterly, Moscow Art Magazine and Alfabeta2. In 2014, she and Ilya Budraitskis co-curated the exhibition Shadow of a Doubt at the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, which was dedicated to the subject of conspiracy.