Ksenia Simakova was born in 1992 in Samara, Russian Federation. First time interested and fall in love with photography in the age of 11. Since that moment researching in photography constantly. Had couple of years practicing with analog photography process.
Ksenia is The Russian Union of Art Photographers member since 2013. Her works mainly focused on “this exactly moment” of everyday life, catching spontaneous harmony of nowadays. Also she makes accent on personal character of people, making honest portraits in natural environment.
She was awarded and honored in numerous photographic international and national contests, for example: Nominee Award in Photojournalism in The 2017 edition of Photogrvphy Grant; triple medalist of Delphic games of CIS countries (2017, 2015, 2013), fivefold medalist of Delphic games of Russia (2017, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2010); Winner of “The best of Russia” project in 2014; et cetera. Ksenia’s works was exhibited in 19 cities (in Russia, Italy, Lithuania). Works was included in more than 30 exhibitions and 10 catalogues. Nowadays she’s working on personal projects in exhibition and book formats.