Tanya Sharapova is a Berlin-based artist working with documentary, archive, and art photography. Born in Moscow in 1984, Tanya began her career as a travel photographer and writer for travel magazines, such as National Geographic, Conde Nast Traveler, GQ Travel, Asian Geographic.
Over time she expanded her interests from travel stories to stories, with a focus on the relation between individual and society, collective memory, and issues of territorial isolation. She works in Russia, Germany, and the Himalayas.

Awards


2019 - Tokyo International Foto Awards - Bronse - People - Inked

2018 - ND Awards - Gold - People - Inked

2018 - The Independent Photographer - Travel - Finalist

2017 - IPOTY, People: Travel (Professional) - honorable mention

2017 - Smithsonian, finalist

2017 - Hipa, finalist

2017 - Felix Photoaward, shortlisted

2015 - CGAP Photo Contest - Winner, 2 pictures

2015 - Portrait Salon, winner

2015 - Best of Russia 2015, winner in Nature category