Alexander Jonathan Vidgop
author of idea, script-writer and director
Eduard Stern and Olga Peddy
Alexander Jonathan Vidgop is the founder of the art group “Naked World”. Vidgop was born in 1955 in St. Petersburg and lives in Israel since 1989. Alexander is a theatre director and novelist. He graduated the Russian State Academy of Performing Arts. Alexander is a successful theatre director who staged dozens of performances in Russia and Israel. Vidgop authored several books, TV scripts and plays. One of Alexander’s books received special grant of President of Israel. His research in modern philosophy brought him prize and medal “Olive of Jerusalem” for exceptional contributions in Jewish thought.
Eduard Stern, born in 1971 in Chernivtsi, is a photographer with more than 20 years of professional experience. He works across a range of different styles of photography, including nude, fine-art and documentary photography. Stern has shown prize-winning works at numerous international photographic exhibitions, including the “National Geographic” exhibition in Moscow in 2016; and local exhibitions.
Olga Peddy, born in 1971 in Kherson, is a photographer and graphic designer. She works across a range of styles. Her main expertise lies in studio photography.
Zeev Novikov, is the producer of the project “Naked World.” Novikov was born in 1975 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. He holds a degree in Computer Science and was at the origin of several Israeli start-ups. A number of successful art productions, started as a side activity, resulted in Zeev’s moving more and more to the area of art production. Novikov successfully produced and organized numerous educational courses in Oriental and Western practices. Zeev carefully picks art projects for producing. His working style includes taking care of every detail of the art project from small details in the beginning to organization of exhibitions, promotion and marketing of the products.