Alex Avgud is a Russian-born photographer based in The Netherlands.
His visual works explore such issues as migration, sexuality and relativity of freedom through merging photography with choreographed performances.
Alex graduated from Royal Academy of Art (KABK) in The Hague with a BA degree in Photography, winning Ron Mandos Photo Talent Award at ‘Best of Graduates 2019’ show at Galerie Ron Mandos. Alex has exhibited at Les Rencontres d’Arles festival in France with FOAM Photography Museum, at UNSEEN Photo Fair (Amsterdam, Netherlands), EYE Film Museum (Amsterdam), at 37th Hyéres Festival of Fashion and Photography (France), with Atla Platform in Copenhagen (Denmark), and at Nobel Peace Centre in Oslo (Norway). Alex is a Laureate of Dior Photography Award 2020, and was shortlisted for Kassel Dummy Book Award.
A back in black (turning)2021fine art photo print mounted on dibond80 x 100 cm
‘A Fall (forward)’2020fine art photo print mounted on dibond70 x 87,5 cm
‘Morning shorts’fine art photo print mounted on dibond40 x 50 cm