Evgeny Mokhorev

Evgeny Mokhorev is a Russian photographer, born in St. Petersburg (formerly Leningrad) in 1967. A childhood interest in photography led him to a career as a professional photographer. In 1987, Evgeny joined the famous Leningrad photo club ... Read more


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Personal Exhibitions

"Evgeny Mokhorev: Photographs 1991-2010," Nailya Alexander Gallery, New York
"Evgeny Mokhorev/Margo Ovcherenko," Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen
"Evgeny Mokhorev," Art Espace 22, Brussels
"Age of Trouble," Galerie RTR, Paris
"Ambiguous Desires," Nailya Alexander Gallery, New York

"The 26th Element," The State Russian Musuem of Photography, Nizhny Novgorod
Konspekt, Museum of History of Photography, St. Petersburg
Nailya Alexander Gallery, New York

"Ballet Royal: Arithmetics of Ideal," Museum of Theater of Art, St. Petersburg
"The 26th Element," ARS-Magna Gallery, St. Petersburg

"Warm Days in the Framework of 'Crossing' Project," Raskolnikov Gallery, St. Petersburg
"Not Adults," Re!ex Gallery, Moscow
"Walks in the City, Bagration Bridge," Moscow Photo Biennial, Moscow

"Teenagers of St. Petersburg," Metenkov House Photography Museum, Ekaterinburg

"Gliding Light, Manezh," Moscow Photo Biennial, Moscow
"Troubled Age, Bagration Bridge," Moscow Photo Biennial, Moscow

"Evgeny Mokhorev," Goethe Institute, German Cultural Center, St. Petersburg

"New era – New Work: Russian Photography," Northlight Gallery, Tempe, Arizona
"20/2,Twentieth Century Photographic Acquisitions," Museum of Fine Arts, New Mexico
"Los Juegos de los Ninos, 3 Encuentro de fotogra"a periodistica y documental," Tijuana, Mexico
Goethe Institute, German Cultural Center, St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg Anomaly, Fotoimage Gallery, Pushkinskaya-10, St. Petersburg
Teenagers of St. Petersburg, Borei Gallery, St. Petersburg

"Les Adolescents de Saint Peterbourg," Atelier Soardi, Aspects De La Photographie
"Russe," Festival of Russian Photography, Niece, France
“From Icons to Avangard”, State Russian Museum,St.Petersburg.
St. Petersburg – 99, Manezh, St. Petersburg

"Historie de voir 98, Mois de la photographie et de l’image," Museum Pierre Noel, Saint-Die, France
"Galerie 4," Cheb, Czech Republic

"Games Children Play," St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg
"St. Petersburg Youth," Fotofestival Naarden, Amsterdam


"Games Children Play," First Moscow Photo Biennial, Moscow, Russia
"R De Jenes," Galleries Poirel, Nancy, France

"Experiences Photographiques Russes," Mois de la Photographie Photography Festival,
"Atrium de Grand Ecran," Paris, France


Group Exhibitions

2009,2010,2011, 2012
The AIPAD Photography Show, Nailya Alexander Gallery, Park Ave Armory, New York, NY
“Photography,” with Roger Ballen, Jeffrey Silverthorne, Aino Kannisto, Wolfsen gallery, Aalborg, Danmark
“On the trace of Turgenev,” with Sergey Maximishin, Olga Kisseleva, Anastasia Khoroshilova, Margo Ovcharenko, Dasha Yastrebova and Katerina Belkina, Belfroi gallery, Namur, Belgium
“Look me in the Eyes,” with Sergey Maximishin, Igor Savchenko, Margo Ovcharenko, Oleg Dou, Dasha Yastrebova, Marina Lapina, Evgeny Petrushansky, RTR gallery, Paris

The Petersburg School of Photography – photo festival «Horizon», Zingst, Germany

Dedicated to Robert Mapplethorpe, Raskolnikov Gallery, St. Petersburg

Idea Photographic: After Modernism, Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM, USA
Contemporary St. Petersburg through the Eyes of Photographers, The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg
Streets- Faces, Years- Houses, Rumyantsev Estate, St. Petersburg

Art-Photography 2001 – Photo Center of the Union of Photojournalists, Moscow (Laurette of Competition)
City of Warmth, Exhibition on sides of buildings, Surgut, Russia

At the Coast of Empty Waves, Library of Mayakovsky, St. Petersburg
New Era / New Work: Russan Photography, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, Arizona, USA
20/20 – Twentieth Century Photographic Acquisitions by Twenty Leading Patrons, Museum of Fine Arts, New Mexico, USA

Art-Document-Foto, International Photo Salon, Pleven, Bolgaria
St. Petersburg Photographers to 100 Anniversary of Vladimir Nabokov, Museum of Nabokov, St. Petersburg

Petersburg –97, Contemporary art of St. Petersburg. Manezh Central Exhibition Hall St. Petersburg.
Trace of a shadow, Dramatic themes of St. Petersburg Photography of the end Xxthe century. Okhta Exhibition hall of the Union of artists of Russia, St. Petersburg
The anatomy of contemporary art, (Festival). «Photo-Art» exhibition, ART COLLEGIUM, St. Petersburg
New acquisitions 1988-98. The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
Aufbruch: Die neue russische Fotogra"e,- Erholungshaus der Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany
Histoire de voir 98. Mois de la photographie et de l’image – Museum Pierre Noel, Saint-Die, France
Galerie 4, Cheb, Czech Republic.

Shift from Leningrad to St. Petersburg, Museum of Dostoevsky, St. Petersburg
100 Best Photographs from Copetition «Izvestia – Canon», Kremlin, Moscow (Special Prize of State Kremlin Palace)

Russia: Chronicles of Change, Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach
Community College, Daytona Beach, Florida; Washington Center for Photography, Washington, D.C., USA
«Petersburg-96». Manezh Central Exhibition Hall, St. Petersburg.

Russian Photographers Renewal and Metamorphosis from the late Soviet Era to the 1990s, The M.I.T. Museum, Cambridge, MA, USA
Struggle with Serpent, St. Petersburg Interior Theater, St. Petersburg, Russia
Self-Identifcation, The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
R de Jenes (Uknown Road), Galeries Poirel, Nancy, France
Games Children Play, First Moscow Biennial, Exhibition Hall at Kashirka, Moscow
Beauty Shared, traveling exhibition: Kunsthalle Helsinki; The Marble Palace, St.
Petersburg; Prince Eugene’s Waldemarsudde, Stockholm, Sweden
Mensch and Landschaft, Hamburg, Germany
Circle of Life, Photo Club Mirror, St. Petersburg, Russia
Orthodox Russia, Central Exhibition Hall, St. Petersburg, Russia

Russian Photo Art – 3, Metropol, Moscow, Russia
The Latest Photo Art from Russia, traveling exhibition: Frankfurt, Dusseldorf, Karlsruhe, Gerten, Germany
Self-Identi"cation (Art of 1970-1990 from St. Petersburg), traveling exhibition: Kiel, Berlin, Germany; Oslo, Norway; Sopot, Poland
Exhibition of Young photographers from Russia, Pushkin Center, Paris, France
Exhibition of One Work, Central Exhibition Hall, St. Petersburg, Russia

Exhibition of Young Photographers, The Center of Photography, Moscow, Russia
Photopostscriptum, Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
Photo-Russia, Central Exhibition Hall, Moscow, Russia
Experiences photographiques Russes (mois de la Photographie), Atrium de Grand Ecran, Paris, France
Young Talents from Russia, Center for Photography, Russia
International Photo Biennial “Child”, Pipa, Poland (silver medal)

Changing Reality: Recent Soviet Photography, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Exhibition of the Union of Photo Artists of Russia, Smolenks, Russia
Mirror photo club exhibitions (1989-1991), Leningrad, USSR
Exhibition of the Union of Photo-artists, Leningrad-Moscow, USSR