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Alexander Gronsky Riga, Latvia

An interview with Russian photographer Alexander Gronsky, who discusses his book, "Pastoral: Moscow Suburbs", variety of interpretations, and the intuitive creative processes behind his work.

An interview with Russian photographer Alexander Gronsky, who discusses his book, "Pastoral: Moscow Suburbs", variety of interpretations, and the intuitive creative processes behind his work.

About Alexander Gronsky

Born in 1980 in Tallinn, Estonia. Based in Riga, Latvia.
Represented by Institute for Artist Management.

Awards:
2012 World Press Photo 3rd Place Daily Life stories
2011 Prix Photographique Ville de Levallois-Epson
2010 Foam Paul Huf Award
2010 Silver Camera Grand Prix, Moscow
2009 Critical Mass Top 50
2009 Aperture Portfolio Prize
2009 Linhof Young Photographer Award
2008 Kandinsky Prize finalist, Moscow
2004 Finalist for the Ian Parry Award, UK
2003 Participant of the Joop Swart Masterclass, Netherlands

Exhibitions:

Solo:
2012 "Mountains & Waters", Polka Gallery, Paris
2011 "Pastoral", Photographer.ru Gallery, Moscow
2011 "Mountains&Waters", Levallois
2011 "The Edge", Fotografica, Bogota, Columbia
2010 "The Edge", Aperture Foundation, New York
2010 "Alexander Gronsky", FOAM Museum, Amsterdam
2009 "The Edge". Photographer.ru Gallery, Moscow
2008 "Background". Photographer.ru Gallery, Moscow,

Group:
Crossroads, Australian Centre for Photography, Sidney 2011
Backlight Photo Festival in Tampere, Finland 2011
SI FEST in Savignano sul Rubicone, Italy 2011
"Eastside Story", Polka Gallery, Paris 2010
"InsideOutside". FotoWeekDC Festival, Washington DC, 2009
"Minus Ideology", Art+Art Gallery, Moscow, 2009

Read more
Alexander Gronsky's Projects on LensCulture
Alexander Gronsky's Books