Alexander Sayenko is a photographer based in Grodno, Belarus, where he was born in 1986. The professional photojournalism has begun in November 2006. I worked as the press photographer in the regional newspaper in 2006–2011. I shoot documentary projects now. In September 2008 start to work with Reuters, in October 2008 — in agency Photoxpress. My works were exhibited in Grodno, Minsk (Belarus), Moscow (Russia), Taureg, Vilnius (Lithuania), Strasbourg (France), Berlin (Germany), Netherlands.

SELECTED EXHIBITS

2018

International photo exhibition People. Places. (National Taras Shevchenko Museum, Kyiv, Ukraine)

2017

Silence floors, personal exh.,center of cultural life "U centry"

Homeless.img, Taiga, St. Petersburg, Russia

2013

"By now"collective exb.,CEH,Minsk, Belarus

2012

Old Arbat, collective exb., Soviet Square, Grodno, Belarus

Young European Photography, collective exb., Cheboksary, Russia

Grodno, Kulturhuset På Visholmen Strängnäs, collective exb., Sweden

2011

Eaters & Depot — personal exh., culture center Mosterdzaadje, Netherlands

2010

Eaters, personal exh., Brigitski Catholic monastery, Grodno, Belarus

My city, collective exh., exh. in private apartment, Minsk, Belarus

Press photo Belarus, collective exh., Belekspo, Minsk, Belarus

Press photo Belarus, collective exh., fund CSM, Kiev, Ukraine

Press photo Belarus, collective exh., Brovary, Ukraine

Press photo Belarus, collective exh., Regional library, Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine

Photo fusion 2010,collective exh., Ojeshko gallery, Grodno, Belarus

Festival of youth journalism, collective exh., Grodno, Belarus

Photo fusion 2010, collective exh., Showroom of Tushino, Moscow, Russia

Festival of experimental culture DACH X. Republic Property, coll. project My city: The city inside, collective exh., May–June 2010, art house Tacheles, Berlin, Germany

Press photo Belarus, collective exh., Lvov, Ukraine

Festival of experimental culture DACH XI. Mageia Cerebrum, collective exh., 13 July - 4 August 2010, Palace of Art, Minsk, Belarus

Second International Art Photography Festival In FOCUS 2010, gallery Prospect, Vilnius, Lithuania

Seventh international festival Kaunas Photo Kaunas, Lithuania

I'm young, Showroom of Tushino, Moscow, Russia

2009

Photo fusion collective exh. in photo club Grodno, Showroom of Tushino, Moscow, Russia

Photo Digital Drive, collective exh., Museum of history of the Belarus literature, Minsk, Belarus

Eaters, personal exh., photo club Grodno, Grodno, Belarus

Collective exh. of young Belarusian photographers 5W,Taureg, Litva

Collective exh. of young Belarusian photographers 5W, cinema Pobeda, Minsk, Belarus

Collective exh. of young Belarusian photographers 5W,Youth European Centre, Strasbourg, France

2007

Photo forum 2007, collective exhibition of photo club Grodno, Minsk, Belarus

Photo debut 2007, collective exhibition of photo club Grodno, Grodno, Belarus

Photo debut 2007 collective exhibition of photo club Grodno, Moscow, Russia

Competition

"PhotoVisa" multimedia photofestival, 3nd prize in "Multimedia" section, 2014

Winner of the Foundation EVZ’s 8th Photography Competition, Berlin, 2011

Participant of International Portfolio Review, Moscow, Russia, 2011

Joint Runner of Up in the Quality of Life Category in CIWEM’s Environmental Photographer of the Year 2010

Kaunas Photo STAR International Competition, 2010

International Photography Competition PHOTOSOPHY, 2010

Press photo Belarus, Arts and Entertainment — 3rd place, Nature — 1st place, 2010

Finalist of the photojournalism development foundation award, 2009

Fifth Belarusian Competition Photodrive, 1st place — Reportage, 2009 ",2009

Books

"By now", Kehrer, 2013

Press

doppelpunkt 5/2014

PH magazine #08, 2011

Kommersant

Blog

CONTACT

asayenka@gmail.com

+375 29 583 67 09

+375 29 952 73 09

skype: asayenka