Olia Sosnovskaya (b. 1988 in Minsk, Belarus) is an artist-researcher. Works with text, performative and visual practices; develops interest in the problematics of the celebration, pleasure and political; body, dance, gender and postcolonial studies. She is a co-organizer of an annual initiative 'WORK HARD PLAY HARD' hosting a series of tours, lectures, performances, talks, workshops and parties, investigating the contemporary notions of work, leisure and technology (Minsk, Belarus). Member of artistic-research group Problem Collective.