Dmitry Ermakov is a visual artist working with documentary photography, art photography, photo books.

Born in Moscow in 1978. Worked as a writing and visual journalist. Makes long-term photo projects since 2017. Graduated from Fotografika documentary/art photo school, St. Petersburg, in 2018. Lives in Moscow, makes the stories all through Russia.

In his stories, Dmitry explores the themes of collective and personal identity in the age of globalisation.

Bio. Dmitry Ermakov. Documentary photographer



Les Boutographies (shortlist)

KosMostFest (shortlist)


Photometria (shortlist)


Eastreet 4 (finalist)

Down By The River (shortlist)

Selected collective exhibitions


OFF Bratislava (Bratislava, Slovakia)

Environmenta (Rome, Italy)

Motion (Budapest, Hungary)


Eastreet 4 (Lublin, Poland and then worldwide)


Actual Udmurtia (Nizhny Novgorod, Russia)


Actual Udmurtia (Moscow, Russia)

Selected publications

The Calvert Journal: Forever alone in Russia’s smallest town

The Calvert Journal: River Under Earth

Analog Mag: Healing Place (+ interview)

Regnum: Казань: Восток Запада

Regnum: Фигурное катание как нейронная сеть

Russian Reporter: Тектонические люди

Roads and Kingdoms: In Search of Russia’s First Inhabitants

BBC Russia: Петроград в (20)17-м году

Russia Beyond: ‘This way up': What goes on in the city of Izhevsk (text by Katya Sinelshchikova)

Regnum: Снег революции. Или сон революции?

Suomivenjaseura: Toussa on jarvi

Also: Edge of Humanity,, Athleta Magazine, Private, Broad, SEEN, Dodho, F-Stop, RTVi, S-T-O-L, Zapovednik,, Kommersant, Nevskoe Vremya.