Fyodor Telkov – photographer.
d.o.b. in 1986, lives and works in Yekaterinburg.
Graduated from the Faculty of Graphic Arts of the Nizhny Tagil State Social and Pedagogical Academy, then took several professional courses.
Fyodor Telkov is a photographer, artist and researcher of the anthropological and cultural diversity of the Urals and Russia, teacher of graphic design and applied photography, since 2010 member of the Union of Photographers of Russia, curator at the photographic museum «Metenkov’s House» (2017-2019).
He is the winner of numerous awards in photography and contemporary art: laureate of the «Circuito OFF» competition at the «Festival di Cortona», Italy (2013), «Young Photographers of Russia» (2018, 2016, 2013, 2009), laureate of the Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest, Russia, (2018, 2016); Fotocanal Photography BOOK 2016, Spain, Madrid, (2016), Urbanautica SACRED. THE EXPERIENCE OF BEYOND, Italy (2020), laureate of the Innovation prize in the category «The Project of the Year» with the exhibition «Ural Mari. There is no Death» and others.
Personal exhibitions of Fyodor Telkov and group exhibitions with his participation were held in Holland, USA, France, Japan and other countries, as well as in many cities of Russia. Has published four books (independently and in co-authorship). Has published in The Independent Photographer, British Journal of Photography, GEO, The Guardian, Russian Reporter, The Calvert Journal, Forbes, YET magazine, The New Times, BBC, Port and many others.