About. Andrey Pochernin portrait and fine art photography. Андрей Почернин

About

Andrey Pochernin was born in Ukraine and is now based in Israel. He is a portrait and art photographer. He received his psychology degree from Zaporizhzhia National Technical University, Ukraine. He finds it helps him a lot in photography.

Andrey’s projects were exhibited in galleries and festivals in the Netherlands, Slovenia, Greece, India, and Israel.

Andrey’s work has received recognition winning international prizes, including multiple winning entries in Better Photography Magazine “Photographer of the Year 2022” (Silver award), TOP 4% Female Portrait and TOP 4% Male portrait (35awards), 1st prize “Picture of the year” (Local award).

In parallel, Andreн is a photojournalist for the Israeli Air Force.

Open for business and creative suggestions.  


Awards

2023 — “Photo of the year” (Genre portrait), Israel 

2023 — Honorable mention (BIFA — Budapest International Foto Awards)

2023 — Honorable mention (IPA — International Photography Awards)

2023 — “35awards” 8th international annual photography contest.  ║ TOP 3% Female Portrait ║ TOP 4% Male portrait ║ TOP-20 Tel-Aviv ║ TOP-70 Israel photographers ║ TOP-100 Reportage photography

2022 — Better Photography Magazine “Photographer of the Year 2022”. Silver award

2022 — “35awards” 7th international annual photography contest. ║ TOP 4% Female Portrait ║ TOP 4% Male portrait ║ TOP-20 Tel-Aviv ║ TOP-70 Staged photo series ║

2021 — Local award (Israel). 1st prize “Street photo”

2021 — “35awards” 6th international annual photography contest. ║ TOP-10 Tel-Aviv ║ TOP-35 Israel ║ TOP-35 Reportage photography ║ 

2021 — “35awards” International theme contest. “Female color portrait”

2020 — Local award (Israel). 1st prize “Picture of the year”

2020 — Local contest (Israel). 3rd prize “Studio portraits”

Exhibitions

2023 — “TIME 2023”. Virtual exhibition of “Exhibizone” and “Biafarin”.

2023 — “Portraits” — Blank Wall Gallery (Athens, Greece)

2023 — “Digital Art 2023”. Las Laguna Art Gallery (Laguna Beach, CA)

2022 — “Indian Photo Festival Exhibition”, Winner of the “Shoot the frame”  (Hyderabad, India)

2022 — “18th Pollux Award Exhibition” — Foto Nostra (Barcelona, Spain)

2022 — “Travel” — Blank Wall Gallery (Athens, Greece)

2021 — “Work of repatriates from the USSR” — City Hall (Rishon Le-Zion)

2020 — “Photography 2020” — Beit Yad Lebanim (Hedera, Israel)  

2020 — “Ravnikar Gallery” — by “Koning art & photography” (Ljubljana, Slovenia)  

2019 — “Memorable portraits” — QLICK Gallery (Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Publications

2022 — “ArtDoc” Photography Magazine (October) — online exhibition

2022 — “Weinspire” (September) — Magazine by CameraPixoPress  

2022 — “Artist Portfolio Magazine” (July) — Featured artist 

2022 — dzen.ru — “15 photos where the photographer caught a rare shot”

2022 — “Story” magazine (Moscow, June) — “Everything that happens on earth is a theater”. Sasha Demidov

2022 — “Suspilne” news (Ukraine, May) — project “Ukraine 2022”

2022 — Radio “Na dotik” (Ukraine, May) — a podcast about photography and the project “Ukraine 2022”

2022 — “Forpost” magazine (Ukraine, May) — project “Ukraine 2022”

2021 — “Walla” (February)  — Israel