Photographer of the Week #39: Max Sher

This week, we are pleased to feature the work of Russian photographer, Max Sher.

Sher was born in St. Petersburg, raised in Siberia and educated in Siberia and France. He took up photography in 2006. His work, personal and commissioned, has since appeared, among others, in Courrier International, Monocle, Esquire (Russia), le Monde, Ogonëk, Wallpaper, The Independent Magazine, Financial Times Weekend, Newsweek Japan, Afisha, Bolshoi Gorod, Russian Reporter, Snob, as well as in photography publications including Foto8, Private, Fraction Magazine, Flak Photo, Unless You Will, LPV, to name a few. He exhibited in St. Petersburg, Vienna, Moscow, Bratislava, etc. and was nominated for KLM Paul Huf Awards in 2008. He currently lives and works in Moscow. Our selections come from the series I Will Drink to Your Decline.