Yuri Ivashchenko, photojournalist.

Yuri was born in 1983 in Krasnodar, USSR.

He works for European media such as Le Monde, Duzy Format, and Russian magazines such as Russian Reporter, Ogoniok, Bolshoi Gorod, The Hollywood Reporter (Ru).

He took part in solo/group exhibitions in Russia, France, Georgia, Belarus.

Yuri received some russian contests for young photographers in 2006, 2007 and got Award of Excellence (Sports Story Editing) at Pictures of the Year International in 2012.