ABOUT — Dima Zharov / Documentary photographer, visual artist

Dima Zharov was born in 1981 in Kazakhstan. Lives in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. Documentary photographer, artist.


dimzharov@gmail.com, facebook, instagram


2015−2017 Academy of photojournalism and documentary photography Fotografika (St. Petersburg, Russia)

2017 Workshop with Stanley Greene (St. Petersburg, Russia)

2019 Summer School, Project photography residence (Tver Region, Russia)


2016 Academy of photojournalism and documentary photography Fotografika, The best course project for Desert

2017 Direct Look photo contest, finalist

2018 Without barriers photo contest, shortlisted

2019 Bird in Flight Prize, Panasonic Readers' Choice Award, shortlisted

Group exhibitions:

2016 Desert exposed at the exhibition «The Return point» in Fotografika gallery (St. Petersburg, Russia)

2017 Reclaiming Our Cultural Landscapes Exhibition at Birmingham Museum and Wolverhampton Art Gallery (UK)

2017 Uglich photo festival (Russia)

2018 Without barriers (Moscow, Russia)

2018 «Arezzo & Fotografia» biennale (Italy)

2019 OFF Bratislava (Slovakia)

2019 «Fotografika» gallery (Russia)