Lucia Ganieva

Lucia Ganieva was born in Russia, but she has been living in the Netherlands since 1993. She graduated cum laude in the Amsterdam Photo Academie.

Her work has been shown all around the world and has been recognized with numerous international prizes and awards.


Lucia Ganieva
Lucia Ganieva
Lucia Ganieva
Lucia Ganieva

Exhibitions and publications


• PANL Award Post CS, Amsterdam (NL)

• Gallery Foto21 Bredevoort, Bredevoort (NL) ( Solo)
• Bagagehal, Loods 6, Amsterdam (NL)
• Foto Academie Amsterdam (NL)
• Les Rencontres d'Arles
• Photo Folio Gallery, Arles (France)
• Noorderlicht, Gallery Pictura Groningen (NL)
• Best of Arles, Farmani Gallery Los Angeles (USA)
• IPA Best of show:Splashligt Studios New York (USA)Art Fair 21, Cologne (Germany)

• Farmani Gallery, Los Angeles (USA)
• PANL Sony Alpha Awards, Oude Kerk Amsterdam (NL)
• MDF, Moscow Photo Biennale, Moscow (Russia)
• Bucharest Biennale (BB3),Bucharest (Romania)
• Les Rencontres d'Arles Photo Folio Gallery, Arles (France)
• National Centre for Photography of the Russian Federation, St.Petersburg (Russia) (Solo)
• FOTODOK, Roadmap to Glory, ,Utrecht (NL)
• BildMuseet, Umea/Sweden

• Farmani Gallery, New York (USA)
• MDF, Fashion and Style Photography, Moscow (Russia)
• SCAN 09, Latent Talent, Tarragona (Spain)
• SCAN 09, Latent Talent, Barcelona (Spain)
• Lux Gallery Amsterdam(NL) (solo)

• Rayko Gallery, San Francisco (USA) (solo)
• The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki (SF) (solo)
• Critical Mass 2009, Photographic Center Northwest,Seattle(USA)
• Image Gallery , Aarhus (DK) (solo)
• DTDF , Darmstadt (DU)
• Museum Hermitage, Amsterdam (NL) (solo)
• Exhibition of nominees Kandinsky Prize,Moscow CHA( RU)
• Gallery Memoire de l'Avenir, Paris (Fr)
• Givataim, Tel Aviv(Isr)

• Museum Hermitage Amsterdam (NL) (solo)
• Circulation(s)-Festival de la jeune photographie Europeenne, Parc de Bagatelle, Paris
• Foto Biennale Fashion & Style , Moscow
• Ragusa, Sicily
• Fotofestiwal Lodz, Poland
• Naarden Fotofestival, NL
• PhotoVisa, Krasnodar, Russia

• Galeria Cero, Madrid, Spain
• Critical Mass, Photo Center NW (PCNW) Seattle, USA
• Critical Mass, Newspacwe Center for Photography, Portland OR , USA
• Critical Mass, Rayko Photo Center, San Francisco, USA
• Museum Catharijne Convent, Utrecht, NL
• Foto Triennale DK, Odense

Awards and scholarships


• Nominated for Fotogram Trophy (NL); awarded first extra award

• Gold Award PANL #16, 2006(NL)
• Rencontres d'Arles (France) Photo Folio; Review, chosen as portfolio winner
• Nominated for The Photo Academy Awards (NL) (4 nominations by FOAM, De Volkskrant, Elle ,They)
• IPA Awards (USA):
• Category People/Other 2nd Place
• Category People/Portraits 1st Place; plus 3 Honourable Mentions
• Nominated for PANL Award #17 (NL)

• Selected for shortlist Sony World Photography Awards, category Portraits Professional
• Px3 Prix de la Photographie Paris,; 2 honourable mentions
• Co-winner of the contest 'Hit the Road' for Fotodok (NL)
• Rencontres d'Arles (France) Photo Folio Review, chosen as best portfolio
• Awarded as Jurors Choice for Center, Santa Fe (USA)

• Winner Foto Triennale DK Awars, Odense (DK)
• Critical Mass Top 50, Photolucida, USA

• Nominee for the Kandinsky Prize, Moscow

• Silver Award PANL # 20, NL