About


Kristina Brazhnikova — photojournalist based in Voronezh, Russia. Born in 1988.


Education

2014-2015 - "The Power of Wednesday" by Jana Romanova (Fotodepartament.Institute)

July 2014 - Russian Reporter Summer School (Class of Andrei Polikanov and Tatiana Plotnikova)

2013-2014 - Documentary photography by Misha Domozhilov (Fotodepartament.Institute)

May 2013 - Sergey Maximishin's workshop "Photography in the magazine"

2007-2009 - Photostudio studies

2005-2010 - Voronezh State Technical University


Selected Exibitions & Screenings

June 2016 - group exibition "Young Russian photographers" (Puschino, Russia)

2015 - group exibition and screening of The Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest winners (Moscow, Sochi, Istanbul)

June 2015 - group exibition "Young Russian photographers" (Puschino, Russia)

February, 2015 - screening at Yangon Photo Festival (Myanmar/Burma)

October, 2014 - group exibition & screening "Vilnius Photo Circle" festival (Vilnius, Lithuania)

August, 2014 - group exibition "Institute.Production" (Kazan, Russia)

April, 2013 - group exibition "Photographers of Voronezh Region" (Voronezh, Russia)


Publications

Lenta.ru, FotoDoc, Komsomolskaya Pravda, Sobesednik, "Photo & Video" magazine, festival magazine "Vilnius Photo Circle" (Vilnius, Lithuania), MaFo magazine (Russian Reporter Summer School), anthology "Photographers of Voronezh Region" (Voronezh, Russia)


Awards

2016 - Grand-prix of the "Without barriers" contest

2016 - Finalist of Young Russian photographers competition

2015 - Winner of The Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest (single entry in "Sport" and series in "Contemporary Issues" nominations)

2015 - Finalist of "Dots on map. Small towns of Russian province" competition

2015 - Finalist of Young Russian photographers competition

2015 - Finalist of Baltic biennial of photography

2014 - Finalist of "Vilnius Photo Circle" festival contest's "Homework"

2014 - SCHSCHI Award for the best project

2013 - Award for the best debut in journalism in Voronezh Region