MISHA PETROV

New race (ongoing) Rocket man Wings in the sleeves KIEV, February 2014 Scrapbook

Info

Misha Petrov is a documentary photographer and visual storyteller. As part of interests topics related to the individual and society, as well issues of human interaction with the environment. He has Ph.D. in engineering. Lives and works in Russia.

 

Education:

2013-2015 - FotoDepartament Institute (Saint Petersburg)

2014 - "Summer School", workshop of  "Russian Reporter" magazine

2011-2012 - Alexander Lapin photography school (Moscow)


Selected Exhibitions:

 

2017 -  Los Angeles Festival of Photography

2017 -  Critical Mass  "Markers of Time",  Artwork Network (Denver)

2017 -  Hellerau Photography Award, Europäisches Zentrum der Künste Dresden

2016 - "Evolution of sight. 1991-2016" at Moscow Biennale of Photography, Central exhibition hall Manege (Moscow)

2014 – "KIEV, February 2014", Young photographers of Russia - 2014

2014 -  PhotoVisa 2014 (Krasnodar)

2014 - "Wings in the sleeves", Sony World Photography Awards, Somerset House (London)

2013 – "Wings in the sleeves", Young photographers of Russia - 2013


Awards:

 

2016 - LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards, winner

2016 - Critical Mass Top 50

2014 - Young photographers of Russia - 2014, winner

2014 – Sony World Photography Awards, 3rd prize

2014 - Uglich International Photo Festival, "Towns of Russian countryside", 2nd prize

2014 – Best photographer IV, short list

 

Publications: Lenta.ru, LensCulture, Kommersant, Russian Reporter, RBC, Ogonek, FotoRoom, Bird In Flight, Foto&Video