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Tanya Sharapova, born in Moscow in 1984, began her career as a travel photographer working for magazines such as National Geographic, Conde Nast Traveler, GQ Travel, Asian Geographic. Over time, the area of her interests in photography expanded from travel photography to documentary photography, art photography, and installations. Tanya explores the relation between individual and society, collective memory, issues of territorial isolation, and questions of national, racial, religious, and sexual identity.
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Winner of photography contests: Portrait Salon 2015, CGAP 2015, Felix Photo award 2017, Smithsonian 2017, Hipa 2017, The Independent Photographer 2018, ND Awards 2018, Tokyo International Photo Awards 2019.