Meet the Artist

Vladimir Grablev, Landscape Photographer

Vladimir was born in Russia and came to the United States in 2010, where he settled with his family in Reston, Virginia. Being an IT engineer by education, he always felt a need to complement technical skills with his creative vision of the world. Soon after moving to his new home Vladimir bought a camera to photograph his family while traveling and seeing places. He quickly mastered his new equipment and discovered the beauty of Northern America. With his love of nature Vladimir quickly turned to landscape photography and set a goal for himself: to show the beauty of the world around him, the way he sees it. In 2017 Vladimir joined League of Reston Artists and Reston Photographic Society, where he found an opportunity to display his works to the public and receive recognition of local photographers. He also shares his photographs online on various social resources, including Facebook, Flickr, and Instagram.


Today Vladimir is an award-winning photographer of local and international contests. His photographs appear in local magazines and Internet publications. Some of the works were exhibited at the “Art Thessaloniki 2016 Exhibition” (Greece), the “Nature Visions 2018 Exhibition” (USA), USGS Headquarters (Reston, VA), and more.


His work can also be seen online at


Saturday, January 26th

4:00 – 5:30 pm

light refreshments will be served