Emil Gataullin / Russia
Professional artist and photographer. In 1999 he graduated from the Moscow Art Institute (MGAHI) them. Surikov on the specialty of monumental painting. In 2003-2004 he studied with Alexander Lapin – one of the leading Russian photography theorists, author of books and articles. Since 2005, member of the Union of Photo Artists of Russia. Participant of “Portfolio Review Russia 2011” and RIA Novosti project “XXI. My Pacific Ocean. ”
Winner of the international award “The Alfred Fried Photography Award” and the national award “Best Photographer”. The finalist of the international photo festivals “Vilnius Photo Circle” and “PhotoVisa”. Laureate of the contest “Young photographers of Russia”.
Personal exhibitions of the photographer took place in Moscow and Vilnius. He also participated in exhibitions in Russia, France, Austria, Lithuania.