Ksenia Ivanova is a documentary photographer from Russia, based in Saint-Petersburg. In the photography her main interest is focused on social problems and trauma. For the two years she worked on photo story about a leading oncology surgeon in Russia, who was diagnosed stage 3 stomach cancer and died last year. In her last project, she focuses on the topic of post-war trauma in the unrecognized state of Abkhazia.
Ksenia works with The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, GEO France, Der Spiegel etc. For the last years, she has been working with the charity Russian magazine Takie Dela and photographed stories about social problems in the country.
2021 - the Young Photographers of Russia., 2021 - Pictures of the Year Asia, 2021 - Pictures of the Year International, 2021 - Nominee of the Leica Oscar Barnack Award., 2020 - 30 Under 30 Women Photographers (selected).
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The center of Dushanbe, Tajikistan
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - September 24, 2021: View of the center of Dushanbe with the residence of the President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon and the world's second tallest flagpole (165 meters high)/Ksenia Ivanova for Le Monde
Dushanbe, Tajikistan - September 25, 2021: Children after school dive into the Kuli Chavonon lake. Most of the lake is surrounded by the old district Dushanbe with one-storey traditional "havli" houses with an inner courtyard./Ksenia Ivanova for Le Monde