Emil Gataullin, born in 1972, is a Russian photographer, based in Korolyov, Moscow Region, Russia.
1999 he graduated from Moscow Surikov Institute of Art, majoring in monumental painting.
2003-04 he studied photography with one of the leading Russian photography ideologists and authors, Alexander Lapin.
Since 2005 member of the Russian Union of Art Photographers.
Since 2010 member of the Noga Creative Union.
Awards & Honors:
2017 1st place Black & White People Series of the Year of the Monovisions Photography Awards.
2015 1st prize of the International Festival of Photography PhotoVisa.
2014 Grand Prix of the Best Picture on the Theme of Peace of The Alfred Fried Photography Award.
2014 Finalist of the International Festival of Photography PhotoVisa.
2014 Finalist of the Circle of Life contest, International photofestival Vilnius Photo Circle.
2010 Grand Prix of the Best Photo of the Year at the contest The Best Photographer, 1st Prize in the Everyday Life Photo category, 1st Prize in the Art Photograph category.
2010 3rd prize in the People and Events category of the Photojournalism Development Foundation.
2009 1st prize in the Everyday Life section of the My Best Photograph competition by Epson.
2005 Top-10 winner of the competition Young Photographers of Russia.
2018 Russia sweet and slow, Festival Photo La Gacilly, La Gacilly, France.
2016-17 Towards the Horizon, Cosmos Galerie, Paris, France; RAW 17 Photofestival, Worpswede, Germany; GAF Gallery, Hannover, Germany; Art of Foto Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia.
2015-16 Kolyma. In the shadow of time, Vologda Regional Art Gallery, Vologda, Russia; Magadan Regional Studies Museum, Magadan, Russia; Krasnoyarsk Book Culture Fair, Krasnoyarsk, Russia; International Society Memorial, Moscow, Russia.
2015 Kolyma of Shalamov and today, Red Corner Gallery, Vologda, Russia.
2014 Towards the Horizon, Vilnius Photo Circle, Vilnius, Lithuania.
2012 Without words, Promgrafika Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
2017 Down by the river, The Street Photography Festival Observations, Iserlohn, Germany.
2016 Evolution of Sight. 1991-2016, Central Exhibition Hall Manezh, Moscow, Russia.
2015 Eastreet 3, Centre for the Meeting of Cultures, Lublin, Poland.
2014 Cultivating a Culture of Peace The Alfred Fried Photography Award, an exhibition to celebrate the 70th anniversary of UNESCO, Paris, France.
2014 VI International Festival of Photography PhotoVisa, Krasnodar, Russia.
2012 XXI. My Pacific Ocean, The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
2012 Looking photographer, The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, Russia.
2011 Russia sacred, Russian orthodox church Saint Michel Archange, Cannes, France.
2009-11 We, a travelling exhibition, held by web-based community Photopolygon, Novosibirsk Krasnodar Moscow Yuzhno-Sahalinsk Vladivostok, Russia.
2011 A private holiday, Center for Documentary Photography FOTODOC, Moscow, Russia.
2010 Man in Motion, Central Exhibition Hall Manezh, Moscow, Russia.
2009 Lapin school, Center of Contemporary Art Winzavod, Moscow, Russia.
2009 Human. The circles of the being, Central Exhibition Hall Manezh, Moscow, Russia.
2016 Towards the Horizon, Edition Lammerhuber, deu./eng./rus., ISBN 978-3-903101-16-6, Baden, Austria.