Yurko Dyachyshyn

Born 1980, Lviv, Ukraine.
Took up photography in 2002.
2004-2007 –photographer for the “Expres” newspaper (Lviv). 
Since 2007 – freelance photographer.
Works as e photographer for Ukrainian and international media, advertising and PR photography.
Lives and works in Lviv, Ukraine.


One Person Exhibitions:
“The Game Place” AA “Dzyga”, “Wall 3x6”, Lviv, Ukraine, 2012.
“Benches”,  “Dzyga” Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine, 2012.
“His dreams”, installation at the festival “Noc kultury”, Lublin, Poland, 2011.
“Miłość Publiczna”, “Gallery Atavantich”, Jarosław, Poland, 2010.
“His dreams”, ”Dzyga” Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine, 2010.
“The Horses”, PhotoClub “5x5”, Lviv, Ukraine, 2010.
“Bonjour Paris!”, Alliance Française, Lviv, Ukraine, 2010.
“Lviv-Life”, Museum of Arts, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine, 2008.
“Benches”, within the frames of the project “ L ² ” Lublin, Poland, 2009.
“Carpathian shepherds”. “Galeria Rynek 6”, Jarosław, Poland. 2009.
“Light Inside of You”, Lviv Philharmonic, Lviv, Ukraine, 2007.
“Life is Beautiful”, “Dzyga” Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine, 2006.
“Sounds of the City”, “Dzyga” Gallery, Lviv, Ukraine, 2005.


Some awards:

2013.  1st prize - Portrait Photogaphy of the Year;
        2st prize - Reportage Photostory of the Year;
        3st prize - Documentary Photogaphy of the Year;
at the Photographer of the Year2012 Photo Contest.Kyiv, Ukraine.

2011. 1-st Prize “reportage photography” category, at the International Photo Contest “ZESTAW”. Swidnica, Poland.
2010. 1-st Prize “reportage photography” category, at the International Photo Contest “ZESTAW”. Swidnica, Poland.
2009. 1-st Prize “reportage photography” category, at the International Photo Contest “ZESTAW”. Swidnica, Poland.
2008. Grand Prix at the All Ukrainian Photo Contest “A Ukraine for Everyone”, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2007. 1-st Place at the All Ukrainian Photo Contest “PhotoVintage”, Odesa, Ukraine.
2007. Grand Prix at the Biennial of Artistic Photography “Windows: Eyes of Homes”, Lviv, Ukraine.
2006. 1-st Place at the International Press Photographers Contest “Euroasia. Social Portrait”, Moskov, Russia.
2005. Grand Prix at the “Kyiv Photo Salon”, Kyiv, Ukraine.
2005. 1-st Place Marshalek Reward Lodz Voyevodstvo and a Gold Medal from the Photoclub of the Republic of Poland at the International Photography Contest “Man in Landscape”, Radomsko, Poland.

http://www.dyachyshyn.com