Alex Efimoff was born in 1978 in the Russian Far Eastern island of Sakhalin (Karafuto Prefecture, Japanese pre 1945). Alex, the son of a Russian sculptor, grew up surrounded by his father’s art. In 2007 Alex moved to New Zealand and after a year in Auckland settled in Wellington, the city he fell in love with. In 2010 Alex completed a 2-year Diploma in Photography at Massey University. Since then he has been establishing himself as an art photographer who works in genres of portraiture/fashion, architecture and monochromatic documentary.
1989 USSR-Japan Children’s art exhibition – Various
2007 Efimoff Family art exhibition
2010 Braveheart Art Exhibition – Landscapes
2010 Whanganui – Cyanotype prints
2011 Corban Art centre – Architecture
2012 Mark Hutchins Gallery / Personal exhibition – Portraiture
2015 – Waitangi park (Wellington Waterfront) / Personal exhibition – Documentary
2015 – St Matthew’s in the City (Auckland Festival of Photography) – Documentary
2015 – Photospace Gallery (Central Wellington) / Personal exhibition
Woman’s Weekly, Capital Times, New Zealand Listener, New Zealand Herald, Kia Ora – Air New Zealand inflight magazine, NZ Fitness Magazine, Art New Zealand Magazine, AFAR Magazine, Architecture NZ Magazine, multiple publications and cover shots in Express Magazine, Images Magazine, DNA Magazine, FishHead Magazine
Pataka Art+Museum, Okareka Dance Company, Royal New Zealand Ballet, Green Party NZ, Express Magazine, Production Shed TV, Out in the Sqaure, Gryphon Theatre, Simon & Schuster, Kiwi Rail, Dame Malvina Major Foundation, Farrys Menswear, Get Funk’d, Buoy Hairdressing, Blue Cactus Hair Salon, FishHead Magazine, New Zealand Festivals, Lexus Song Quest, Wellington Jazz Festival.