Yuri Ivaschenko

Born in 1983 in Krasnodar, Russia.
Photographer since 2004.
Member of the Liberty.SU, group of documentary photographers.
Since 2007 - photographer at Agency.Photographer.ru.
Works on long-term photoprojects and also magazine assignments.
Lives in Krasnodar.
Publications: Russian Reporter, Ogoniok, Le Monde 2, ZOOM (Ru).
Main exhibitions:
Solo-shows:
House of Sand & Fog - within the frames of the project PROPER NOUN, Saint-Petersburg, Library of Maykovskiy, October 2007.
The Uprooted - Andrei Sakharov Museum and Public Center, Moscow, March 2010;
Saint-Petersburg, Maykovskiy Library, July 2010.
Participation in festivals:
International Volga Biennale, Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia, July 2006, 2007;
International Festival of Photography Photovisa, Krasnodar, October 2008.
Awards:
Winner of National Grant for Young Photographer, Russia, 2006, 2007.