elysium gallery invites you to the latest of its series of special online artist talks.
Topic: Artist Talk: Eduard Korniyenko
Born in Stavropol, Russia, in 1974. Eduard Korniyenko became a professional photographer in 2000.In 2002 he joined the Russian Union of Journalists. At present Korniyenko is a full-time photo-correspondent for regional news agency Pobeda26 and a REUTERS Contractor Photographer.
His work as a photojournalist has focused on developments in Northern Caucasus, which has experienced ethnic and intercultural conflict and political and economic instability.
In 2019 Eduard was selected as a prize winner of the elysium led ESPY Photography Award with his body of work, Lords of the Guns. As part of the prize, Eduard will be presenting his latest body of work, Walls of Putin as part of a special virtual exhibition.