ACTIVITIES  in Saint Petersburg, Russia.



1998 Personal exhibition of paintings in the style of Pop Art in Griboedov Place.( )


 1998-2003 Founder and director of the Garibaldi Art Group (theater and dance performance). 


2000 Prize nomination in the body art contest of Chester Art Field.


2002 One of the founders of (the leading Russian nightlife portal). 


2003-2008 Head of the photo editing


2007 The portal received Night Life Awards in the category "The best social life photo internet portal".


2009 Winner of the contest Biennale Mywed Bride in the category "New Look". (


2010- 2011 The best wedding photographer in Russia by MYWED.RU the leading wedding Internet portal.


 2011 Nomination in the wedding photo category "Photographer of the year 2010" the second prize by


2011 Personal photographer SPIEF (St. Petersburg Economic Forum).


2010-2011 International photo contest Metrophotochallenge (Newspaper METRO). The international jury member from Russia.


2011-2012 Grants for Professionals. The winner of the 11th All-Russian Competition. Entered the top 10 inventors with the most interesting projects in St. Petersburg.

My team presented the Information System “My Photo Robot” — the photo terminal with multimedia equipment for the public places.


2013 Joined the top 100  best photographers in the world taking second place in the genre of Art Photography by


2013 Participant of Britain charity exhibition tour of the best photographic works in the world by the rating of


2013 PSA Gold Medal (nomination by Photographic Society of America) in the category "With Love to Women" at the 8th International Festival of Art Photography held in Greece.


2013 Joined the top 30 best wedding photographers in Russia according to 2013.


2013  3rd place in the international photo contest AdMe Photo Awards 2013 in the nomination Creative Wedding. ( 2013-619055 /)


2014 Finalist at the Photographer of the Year Prize 2013 ( 


2015 First place in the Top 20 of the best wedding photographers in St. Petersburg by


2018 Garibaldi fashion-show Haute Couture collection of lady's outfits for the film Princess and the Pea. Fashion designers night SUMMER POINT PARTY.


2020 The Contest finalist of 35 PHOTO AWARDS 2019.

category Staged photography 

my work was selected for the FIFTY Best Photos - Staged photo Of The Year  (


2020 The winner of national contest Russian Photo Awards 2020

in the nomination Fashion Photo Advertising

And also my work was selected for the One Hundred Best Photos Of The Year. (

2022 7th International Photo Award 35 AWARDS

Entered the 35 best staged photographers of 2021

My 2 photos were included in The 100 BEST PHOTOS OF THE YEAR for 2021
And 1 frame was included in the top 10 staged photos - The choice of the audience.





Since 1998, Max Garibaldi held 17 personal photo exhibitions.