Tatiana Plotnikova

Born in Leningrad, Russia. Graduated with a degree in Accounting and Audit from the St.Petersburg University of Economics and in Graphic design from St.Petersburg Politechnical University. In 2008 studied at the St Petersburg Photojournalism Faculty in Sergey Maximishin’s group.

At present - an independent photographer, based in St Petersburg.

Solo Exhibitions:

“The North corrida & The Bathers”
The la Petite Poule Noire Gallery, France, 2012

Selected Exhibitions:

The 2012 FotoFest International Biennial, Houstan, USA, 2012
3rd Yangon Photo Festival, Burma, 2011
Asian women photographers Showcase 2010, curated by Yumi Goto as part of the Angkor Photo Festival held in Siem Reap, Cambodia, 2010
“Through the Eyes of the Russian Reporter Magazine”, Moscow, Russia, 2010
Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie in Arles, France, 2009
The TOPS, World Photojournalism Festival, Shenyang, China, 2008

Publications: Russian Reporter, Courrier Japon, Autoportret


2013 – POYi 2013, Award of Excellence, Feature Picture Story – Freelance/Agency,
2013 – Named one of PDN’s 30 2013 Emerging Photographers to Watch
2009 – “FRF 2009 Award”, 3rd place in Daily Life category.

Other activity:

2011, a member of project the Nordic Photography Experience in master-class of Jan Grarup;
2010, one of selected participants in the Eddie Adams Workshop;
2010, a member of the International Summer Photo Workshop “Ways of Photography” in Vanessa Winship / VU master-class