Born in Nizhny Tagil, Sverdlovsk Region in 1985. In 2004, he graduated with honors from the Ural College of Applied Arts (College) Nizhny Tagil. Until 2007, he was engaged in interior design. Participated and became the laureate of Russian architecture and design competitions. He published in professional issues for designers and architects such as “Tatlin” and “UniverPress”. Photographer, designer and artist, George Mayer works in classical style but gives it a modern meaning and sound.
In 2017, he won the Sony World Photography Awards, where he won first place among professional photographers in the “Portrait” nomination. His photographs adorn the covers of novels by famous writers and playwrights, including Nobel laureate in literature Mario Vargas Llosa and popular French writer Bernard Werber. The works were acquired by Adobe, Atlantic Records, Alfa Romeo, Lalique, Netflix – for the film “Bright”, MGM Television – for the cult series “Fargo”. Georgy Mayer also conducts active exhibition activities; his works are in private collections in Russia and abroad.