Bio. Elena Kalyuzhnaya

Elena Kalyuzhnaya is a contemporary documentary photographer based in Tbilisi, Georgia. Gratuated from Academy of documentary photography “Fotografika” in Saint-Petersburg. 

Originally from small town on South of Russia — Tsimlyansk, Elena appreciate authentity of rural area and its traditions. Human place in a society, human rights and life in post-wars and problematic regions are main topics of her work. 


Award of Excellence POY Asia 2022, Cultural practices.

Winner at Vilnus Photo Circle 2021, Homework contest.

Graduated from Academy of documentary and art photography “Fotografika”, Saint-Petersburg, Russia.

Publication at Mngfl, 2021.

Exhibition at Fotografika, Saint Petersburg, 2021.

Bronze finalist at Budapest Photo Award Student category 2021.

Publication at, August 2020, August 2021 (only for subscribers).

Publication at, August 2020.

Publication at Dodho Magazine, March 2020.

Publication at Regnum, February 2020.

Finalist at Ariano film festival 2018.