Oleksandr Mahula

Oleksandr Mahula was selected for the 2024 Shortlist with “I Have Not Slept for 45 days.”; A Day in a Military Psychological Rehabilitation Unit.

Oleksandr Mahula is a photographer originally from Kharkiv, member of Ukrainian Association of Professional Photographers (UAPP) and a journalist at Suspilne News in Kyiv. He studied journalism at V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University. Before the war, he worked in local media. He has worked with the largest German-language print media in Europe (NZZ, FAZ, TAZ, Focus, DerStandard). The quality journalism according to Oleksandr is to tell important stories that the world would rather turn a blind eye to.