PERSONAL INFO:

1963. Citizenship: The Netherlands. Languages: English, Russian, Ukrainian, Dutch


EDUCATION :

Ph.D., ECONOMICS. 1991. Plekhanov Russian Academy of Economics. Moscow

M.A. in ECONOMICS (CUM LAUDE). 1984. National University of Economics and Trade. Ukraine


PROFESSIONAL  EXPERIENCE :
1 9 9 9 – Present:  DIGITAL ARTIST, COMMERCIAL ART PHOTOGRAPHER

Galerie 1400, www.galerie1400.nl. Slijk-Ewijk, The Netherlands

Imagemore Co., Ltd., Taipei, Taiwan, (www.imagemore.com)

Advertising & Art Studio, Owner. Kiev, Ukraine                                  

Specialization: Digital Art, Art Photography, Commercial Photo projects, Advertising.

- Organizing of Photo Exhibitions and Events,
- Teaching of Professional Photography,
- Professional Judging of Photo contests.

Latest Artworks:  https://www.instagram.com/edward_galagan/

 

Previous Years :
1 9 9 7 - 1 9 9 9    MANAGING DIRECTOR, Merck Sharp and Dohme.
1 9 9 4 - 1 9 9 7    IT MANAGER / MIRRIAM COORDINATOR, Merck Sharp and Dohme
1 9 9 1 - 1 9 9 4    HEAD OF INFORMATION AND ANALYTICAL DEPARTMENT, ITC
1 9 8 6 - 1 9 9 4    ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, Commercial University


 

Photo  Exhibitions :

Photo Exhibition IN Galerie 1400                         (galerie1400.nl, Slijk-Ewijk, The Netherlands, 2017-2021)

Photo Exhibition of the 10 Best Ukrainian Photographers “Impresses of Reality: Look of the Modern Photographer” (Organized by EPSON. Kiev, Ukraine, 2007)

Photo Exhibition of the Best Photoworks of Foto.ua  (Kiev, Ukraine, DigiPhoto Show, 2006)

Photo Exhibition in EUROPARLAMENT  (Brussels, March 2005)

Photo Exhibition in the Ukrainian Embassy   (Germany, March 2005)

Photo Exhibition in Film Festival of East-European movies   (Wiesbaden, Germany, April 2005)

Photo Exhibition of "Digital Photographer" and Photo-Union   (Kiev, Ukraine, 2005)

Photo Exhibition of Best Photoworks of Foto.ua   (Kiev, Ukraine, DigiPhoto Show, 2005)

Photo Exhibition in Kievskiy Photosalon (Kiev, Ukraine, 2005)  

Personal Exhibition     (Kiev, Ukraine, Gallery «RA», 2005)

Sales Exhibition “Exar”    (Kiev, Ukraine, 2004-2005)

Photo Exhibition «Ukraine in Focus»    (Kiev, Ukraine, Gallery «City N», 2002)
 


Honours :

photocontest MAGIC OF NYLON (2009) (Winner, 1st Place)

photocontest Foto.ua. Best Rating, 2007

The Photo of the Year (West By Northwest.org online magazine, 2005)

Photocontest «My Canon» (2005)

Whole-Ukrainian Photocontest «The Moments» (2005)

Photocontest «City in the Photo» (2003)

Photocontest «Gold Pixel» (Russia, 2004)

Photocontest «PhotoResults» (2004) (prize of spectators sympathy)

Photocontest «Digital Summer» (2003) (Winner, 1st Place)

Photocontest «Human and PC» (2002) (prize of spectators sympathy)

Blitz-photocontest Photoware (2002) (Winner, 1st Place)

Photographic Competition «Ukraine in Focus» (Ukraine, Kyiv, 2002). Five works selected to represent Ukraine on the Embassies events around the World

First Olympus Photocontest (2001) (Winner, 1st Place)

 

Publications:

Wide range of magazines, newspapers, books, works for commercial advertising. Countries: The Netherlands, Ukraine, Australia, Hungary, Slovakia, USA, Romania, Poland, Israel, Germany, Switzerland.

 

TRAININGS

GENERAL:

DUTCH LANGUAGE COURSES    The Netherlands, Eindhoven. Fontys. 2015

Leader Effectiveness Training United Kingdom, Hitchin. Gordon Training Int.  June, 1998

The Communications Workshop United Kingdom, Hitchin. June, 1998

FINANCE FOR NON-FINANCE PERSONNEL     Czech Republic, Prague. 1995

PROJECT MANAGEMENT                       Ukraine, Kiev. 1995

LOGIC & PLANNING                                 Ukraine, Kiev. 1995

Project Leadership WorkshoP      Ukraine, Kiev. STC Group. Dec., 1995

FRONT LINE SERVICE                     Ukraine, Kiev. 1994

ETHICAL BUSINESS PRACTICES             Ukraine, Kiev. 1994

 

IT /  MARKETING / FINANCE

STRATEGY EVALUATOR TRAINING. STRATEGY ANALYSIS & BUSINESS PLANNING     United Kingdom, Reading. ZS Associates. January 1997

A MARKETING-INCOME DRIVEN PROCESS        USA, NYC. October 1996

STRATEGY EVALUATOR. INVESTMENT & RESOURCE ALLOCATION             Czech Republic, Prague. June 1996

RESOURCE PLANNER. PLANNING RESOURCES & SALES  Poland, Warsaw. May 1996

MIRRIAM TRAINING. PRINCIPLES & PHILOSOPHY   USA, NJ. February 1996

PLANNING. SOP & DRP. Y2K ISSUES             Belgium, Brussels. March 1999

JD EDWARDS TRAINING                         Belgium, Brussels. March 1998

TERRITORY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS            Belgium, Brussels. June 1997

MICROSOFT OFFICIAL CURRICULUM COURSE  USA, NJ. October 27, 1995

 

CERTIFICATES :
Certificate of Accomplishment The Communications Workshop. Leader Effectiveness Training (L.E.T). Gordon Training International. United Kingdom, Hitchin. June 4, 1998.
Certificate of Accomplishment Project Leadership Workshop. STC Group. Ukraine, Kiev. December 29, 1995.
Certificate of Excellence Microsoft Official Curriculum course. Productivity Point International. USA, New York. October 27, 1995.