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. Since 2017 he works with long-term photo stories and projects. In 2018 he graduated from Fotografika documentary/art photo academy in St. Petersburg.

In his stories, Dmitry deals with cultural codes of people and communities, exploring the themes of collective memory and personal identity. Some of his projects are related to evolution of society and post-industrial future.

Bio. Dmitry Ermakov. Documentary photographer



Les Boutographies (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: 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.