BIO

Fyodor Telkov was born in 1986 in Nizhniy Tagil, Russia, now is based in Yekaterinburg. Member of the Union of Photo Artists of Russia since 2010.

Awards:
Finalist, New East Photo Prize (United Kingdom, London, 2018);
Finalist, Premio Gabriele Basilico 2nd edition (Italy, Milan, 2018);
Laureate, Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest (Russia, Moscow, 2018, 2016);
Laureate, Young photographers of Russia Contest (Russia, 2018, 2016, 2013, 2009);
Winner, Fotocanal Photography BOOK Contest (Spain, Madrid, 2016);
Finalist, International Photomuseum Grant Contest (Great Britain, London, 2016);
Laureate, Photovisa International Photography Festival (Russia, Krasnodar, 2014)
Laureate, Alexander Efremov Photojournalism Contest (Russia, Tyumen, 2014, 2012, 2011);
Laureate, Young Photography Contest (Russia, St.-Petersburg, 2013, 2011, 2010);
Laureate, Circuito OFF Competition (Festival di Cortona, Italy, 2013);
Laureate, The Best Photographer 2010 National Award (Russia, Moscow, 2011);
Laureate, International Vilnus Photo Circle Contest (Lithuania, Vilnus, 2011).

Group exhibitions:
Obscura Festival of Photography (Malaysia’s, Penang, 2018);
The 4rd Ural Industrial Biennale of Modern Art (Russia, Yekaterinburg, 2017);
The 3rd Ural Industrial Biennale of Modern Art (Russia, Yekaterinburg, 2015);
Pingyao International Photography Festival (China, Pingyao, 2013);
FotoFest Photo Biennale (USA, Houston, 2012);

Solo exhibitions:
Alania. Testament / The Blood of the Narts (Okno Gallery, Chelyabinsk, Russia, 2018);
Tales (Russian Cultural Foundation, Ivanovo, Russia, 2018);
36 Views (Metekov’s House Museum, Yekaterinburg, Russia, 2018);
Alania. Testament / The Blood of the Narts (North Caucasus Branch of the State Museum and Exhibition Center «ROSIZO», Vladikavkaz, Russia, 2017);
36 Views (Park Inn, Nizhny Tagil, Russia, 2017);
Junction (VDNH, Moscow, Russia, 2016);
Descendants of the dream (Na Shabolovke Gallery, Moscow, Russia, 2016);
The other side of the wall (Center of Photography «Mart», Yekaterinburg, Russia, 2016);
North Line (Museum of Fine Arts, Yekaterinburg, Russia, 2015);
Descendants of the dream (Culture Center «Ordzhonikizevsky», Yekaterinburg, Russia, 2014);
Tales (Metekov’s House Museum, Yekaterinburg, Russia, 2015);
Hidden (Okno Gallery, Chelyabinsk, Russia, 2009);
Windows (Galerie 4, Hebe, Czech Republic, 2008).

Books:
ALANIA. TESTAMENT / THE BLOOD OF THE NARTS, Publisher: Vesta (Russia, Vladikavkaz, 2017);
36 VIEWS, Publisher: Ediciones Anómalas (Spain, Madrid, 2016);
ARTLESS CONFESSIONS, self publish (Russia, Yekaterinburg, 2015).

Publications:
GEO, The Guardian, The Independent Photographer, Lamono, British Journal of Photography, Critical Mess, Landscape Stories magazine, Clavoardiendo Magazine, The Russian Reporter, Port, YET magazine, F-Stop Magazine, Colors, The Calvert Journal, Forbes, Metropol, Life force magazine, Rolling Stone, The New Times, Photobookstore magazine, Clavoardiendo magazine, BBC.