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ILONA D.VERESK

Fashion, beauty and advertising photographer. Currently in Moscow

I was born in Izhevsk (Small city of Russia) in 1993, where I finished art lyceum. When I was 17 years old I moved to Moscow to make my dreams come true. Becoming a photographer was not an edge of my dream, my camera lying covered with a dust up to 2013, but my mind is always full of fantasy and I always find a way where I can use it. I started my path in visual artistry from photomanupulations. However I always wanted to get more control of my images, make them more qualitative and unique. This is the thing which pushed me to work with photography. The first time I worked in studio with my friends, I sew a costumes and make some props for them. Some of the pictures (dark and surreal art) was represented on my debut personal exhibition in Moscow, "Victims" in November 2015. After all I changed my approach and attitude to photography. It was a time when I started to work with high fashion projects as photographer, producer and art director. I've found an inspiration in nature. In the dense morning fogs, in colorful meadows, in the murky swamps, in majestic mountains and bitter berries.

Currently I shoot advertising for different brands, editorials for fashion magazines and promo photos for musicians. I'm also working on my own couture fantasy accessories brand - Xaumae.

2017: Broncolor ambassador and GenNext 2017 winner

2017: Best of Russia 2016, Feb 15 opening. Winzavod gallery, Moscow (Style category)

2016/17: FAPA fashion nominee (professional category)

2017: Pannonia reflections salon, Feb 03 - March 18 – Gallery Muzeum Lendava. Lendava, Slovenia

2016: VIPA 2016 photographer of the year (Fashion category)

2017: VIPA 2016 exhibition, March 5 – April 17, Bulgaria, Sofia

2016: FIAP honorable mention, Pannonia reflections awards

2016: IPA CIS - Silver winner (Fashion category), Bronze Winner (Fine Art category)

2017: Grand prix Inspire photography contest

2016: Grand prix of KAVYAR Fashion & beauty photography award

2015: Solo EXHIBITION "Victims". Nov 20 - Dec 24. Moscow, Russia

2016: NAMM Music Expo, Nashville USA (Minstrel advertising)

Publications: Tongue (USA, Mexico), Ellements (NYC), Jute (USA), Hair's how (RU), Photo Vogue (Best of the day, 2015), Interview for Phoblographer.com (USA), Cover + interview for Saga (SWE), Ads of Nasonpearl in Elle, Allure, Vim, Aeroflot magazines, HUF (HUN), Hunty (USA), Cherry (RU), Fashion shift (UK), Dreamingless (UK), Incredible (ET), Elegant (UK), En-Vie, Fashion People, Pilates, Cabinet de l'art, Model Citizen (cover), StarDust, Fahrenheit, Scorpio Jin, Счастливая свадьба (RU).

Clients: Broncolor, Wacom, Re:store Academy, Nasonpearl (CHN, RU), Polymedia (RU), Matrix (RU), Q1 group (UK), Minstrel (USA), OOO "Нефть", OАO "Ортопринт", Matrix (RU), Rusmoda discount, Svetlana Evstigneeva, Ulyana Linёva, Olga Plenkina, Lira Family, Olga sposa, LaRobe, ChillyDash studio, Iconface studio Darya Kholodnykh, Olga Tomina, Media: Polina Goudieva - Contessa (USA), Татьяна Котова, Екатерина Астахова, MakSim, Кар-мен, Марта Носова, Юлия Паршута, Анна Андрусенко, Кристина Кретова

Booking: Info@ilonaveresk.com