About Elena

ELENA ALEXANDRA

BIO | Born in St. Petersburg, Russia. Elena studied Psychology, Political Science, and Arts in Russia, Germany, and Spain. Trained as a classical painter, she discovered her passion for street photography while working as a newspaper reporter in Madrid. Since then, she is capturing street scenes of her daily life and life in South America, whilst traveling. Besides Elena´s dedication to street photography, she is working as a researcher for e-mental health.  Elena is currently living in Málaga, Spain and Hamburg, Germany.

EXIBITIONS
 

WOMEN STREET PHOTOGRAPHERS - 3 ANNUAL EXIBITION, New York, USA, 2020

INDIAN PHOTO FESTIVAL, Women Street Photographers, Hyderabad, India, 2020

UNI(DI)VERSOS 2020, I Concurso de Fotografía Social, Valencia, Spain, 2020
UNI(DI)VERSOS 2020, I Concurso de Fotografía Social, Madrid, Spain, 2020

LONDON STREET PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL, LSPF 2020, London, UK, 2020

"MOMENT" 1st International Biennale of Street Photography, Częstochowa, Poland, 2019

WOMEN STREET PHOTOGRAPHERS - 2 ANNUAL EXIBITION, New York, USA, 2019

KUALA LUMPUR PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL, Kuala Lumpur, Maylaysia, 2019

T: AIM, Transfeminism: ART - IDENTITY - MOVEMENT,  Palermo, Italy, 2019

"WOMEN IN STREET / TWO WAY STREET",  San Francisco, USA, 2019

AWARDS

2nd winner of the LONDON STREET PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL, LSPF 2020

Finalist Miami Street Photography Festival, MSPF 2020

Finalist Istanbul Street Photography Festival, ISPF 2020
Honorable Mention Street Photography 15th Pollux Award, The WorldWide Photography Gala Awards 2020
2nd winner of the “MOMENT” Award, the 1st International Biennale of Street Photography 2019, Częstochowa, Poland

PUBLICATIONS