Evgeny Pustarnakov (b. 1984)


Independent photographer, based in Moscow, Russia.

After a start in editorial photography, eventually moved towards a more personal art-documentary genre.

Current work deals foremost with the subjects of home, memory and longing.

Specializing in the traditional silver-gelatine process.



BA Photography, London College of Communication, 2007

Photobook design master class with Anton Lepashov, 2017



The Maze, Soyuzpechat, Winzavod, Moscow, 2021

You will find me, Typography Center for Contemporary Art, Krasnodar, 2021

Photobook and zine: Chernovik, Soyuzpechat, Winzavod, Moscow, 2020 

Space Siberia, gallery Respublika IZO, Barnaul, 2015

III Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, The Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2012 

The VICE Photo Show, gallery photohub_Manometr, Moscow, 2012 

Books and publications:

The Maze, selfpublished, 2020

Bloc T4 zine, Treemedia, 2011



Ostvendt, 2021

Bird in Flight, 2017

VICE Russia, №2, 2012

Afisha, №4 (220), 2008

Doski board magazine, №32, 2005

Document skateboardmagazine, №35, 2003


Shortlist, Self Publish Riga, 2021

Shortlist, Hong Kong Photobook Dummy Award, 2021

1st place, photobook portfolio review, Photofest Uglich, 2018

2nd place, portfolio review, Photofest Uglich, 2018


lecturer, SAM IZDAM selfpublish festival, Tomsk, 2013



tel. +7-910-421-62-73

e-mail: poustarnakov@hotmail.com