Evgeny, born 1984 in St.Petersburg, spend his childhood between Germany and Russia after his family moved to Hamburg in 1992. He studied social and political science at the University of Hamburg. During that time he discovered photography as a tool to tackle social realities beyond the traditional academic approach.
He went on to study photojournalism at the Danish School of Media and Journalism in Aarhus, Denmark and graduated from the international program in 2014. Evgeny was selected and participated in the 2015 Joop Swart Masterclass by World Press Photo and the 2018 Eddie Adams Workshop. Currently he is based in Bonn, Germany and works as a freelancer for international publications in addition to his personal projects. Evgeny is available for assignments and collaborations.
2023 - Hansel-Mieth-Preis 2023, finalist - Die Geisterfahrer
2020 - UNICEF Photo of the Year Award, 3rd Price - Favela Ballet
2020 - Global Peace Photo Award, shortlist - Favela Ballet
2020 - 14th International Photojournalism Festival VILNIUS PHOTO CIRCLE - Favela Ballet
2020 - EarthPhoto / Royal Geographical Society, finalist - BR319
2018 - 12th International Photojournalism Festival VILNIUS PHOTO CIRCLE - Narko Stop
2017 - Group Exhibition: Copenhagen Photo Festival - Narko Stop
2016 - Group Exhibition: Lumix Festival - A Dacha State of Mind
2016 - Screening: Les Ateliers de Couthures - A Dacha State of Mind
2015 - Group Exhibition: Flo Peters Gallery, Hinz&Kunzt Benefiz
20er, bento, Bloomberg, brand eins, Brigitte, Business Punk, Børsen, Das Magazin, DIE ZEIT, DUMMY Magazin, fluter, FAZ Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Focus Magazin, GEO, Walden, Hinz & Kunzt, Jyllands-Posten, Maailman Kuvalehti, Marie Claire, n-ost, National Geographic, Norddeutscher Rundfunk, NZZ Neue Zürcher Zeitung, Reader's Digest, Revista Trip, Der Spiegel, SZ Süddeutsche Zeitung, Szene Hamburg, TAZ Die Tageszeitung, Tagesspiegel, Tages-Anzeiger, View, VSD, Wunderdog Magazine, ZEIT Campus, ZEIT Geschichte, ZEIT Online, 6Mois Online
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