Alexander Gronsky


Based in Moscow, Russia


2020 Repetition, KVOST, Berlin

2019 Repetition, Polka Galerie, Paris

2018 Schema, ISSP Gallery, Riga

2017 Schema, Polka Galerie, Paris

2015 Reconstruction, Wapping Project, London

2014 Pastoral, Yuka Tsuruno Gallery, Tokyo

2013 Pastoral, Polka Gallery, Paris

2012 Mountains and Waters, Polka Gallery, Paris

2011 Pastoral, Gallery, Moscow

2010 The Edge, Aperture Foundation, New York 

2010 Alexander Gronsky, FOAM Museum, Amsterdam 

2009 The Edge, Gallery, Moscow

2008 Background, Gallery, Moscow

Selected group exhibitions

2018 New Landscape, Yeltsin Center, Ekaterinburg

2014 Close and Far, Calvert 22, London

2014 Act/Reenact, Polka Gallery, Paris

2013 Love of Space, 10th Krasnoyarsk Biennale, Russia

2012 Sense of Place, BOZAR, Brussels

2012 Contemporary Russian Photography, FotoFest Biennial, Houston, USA

2011 Crossroads, Australian Centre for Photography, Sidney

2011 Fotografica, Bogota, Colombia

Awards and Residencies

2015 Flaneur Art Residency, Lodz, Poland

2014 European Eyes on Japan residency, Kochi, Japan

2012 World Press Photo

2011 Prix Photographique Ville de Levallois-Epson

2010 Kempinski Artist Fellowship

2010 Foam Paul Huf Award, Foam Museum, Amsterdam

2009 Silver Camera Grand Prix, Moscow

2009 Aperture Portfolio Prize, Aperture Foundation, New York

2008 Linhof Young Photographer Award

2008 City of Dusseldorf art residency


Schema, 2016 by Orbita Publishers, sold out

Mountains and Waters, 2016, by The Velvet Cell, available here

Norilsk, 2014, by The Velvet Cell, sold out

Less Than One, 2014, by Tycoon Books, sold out

Pastoral, 2013, by Contrasto Books, sold out


Polka Galerie

Paris, France

Using Format