Born in Stavropol, Russia, in 1974. Eduard Korniyenko became a professional photographer in 2000.

In 2002 he joined the Russian Union of Journalists. At present Korniyenko is a full-time photo-correspondent for regional news agency Pobeda26 and a REUTERS Contractor Photographer.

His work as a photojournalist has focused on developments in Northern Caucasus, which has experienced ethnic and intercultural conflict and political and economic instability.

EXHIBITIONS

2018

  • Agora Gallery, Professional Competition Exhibition, New York, USA.
  • Exhibition Memories, LoosenArt Mag / Gallery, Group Exhibition, Rome, Italy.
  • The State of the World, PX3 PRIX LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS, Group Exhibition , Paris, France.
  • Royal Photography Society, International Photography Exhibition 161, UK.

2017

  • SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS, Group Exhibition, Somerset House, United Kingdom.
  • Mobile Only, PH21 Contemporary Photography Gallery, Group Exhibition, Budapest, Hungary.
  • Felix Schoeller Photo Award, Group Exhibition, Osnabrück, Germany.

2012

  • War/Photography: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath, Museum of Fine Arts, Group Exhibition, Houston, USA, Participant.

AWARDS

2020

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

  • IPA 2015, Photo Essay and Feature Story, Honorable Mention, USA