• Public/Institutional Collections


The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
The Wittliff Collections
Fundación Casa Medina Sidonia
Bibliothèque Nationale de France
HSBC France/Fondation de France
Lehigh University Art Galleries LUAG
FOLI Museo de la Fotografía de Lima


• Awards/Grants


2014
British Council/Arts Council England- International Development Fund
2013
Foam Paul Huf Award - Nomination
Terry O'Neill Award - Finalist
Prix Pictet - Nomination
2012
Lucie Awards - International Photographer of the Year
Magnum Emergency Fund - Nomination
Prix Pictet - Nomination
Magenta Foundation Flash Forward - UK winner
2011
Magnum Expression Award - Finalist
World Press Photo-Joop Swart Masterclass - Selected Participant
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize - Selected artist
FOAM Talent - shortlist
Encontros da Imagem Braga Photography Award - Finalist
La Lettre de Photographie - Bourse du Talent : Portrait
PX3 Prix Pour la Photographie - Gold medal in Fine Art & Portraiture
Prix HSBC Pour La Photographie, France - Winner
Magenta Foundation Flash Forward - UK winner
The Aftermath Project - Sahrawi Grant Finalist
Visas de l'Association Nationale des Iconographes - Finalist
2010
Reportage by Getty Images - Selected Emerging Talent
Magenta Foundation Flash Forward - UK winner
FotoVisura Grant - Finalist
Center, Santa Fe – Second Prize editor’s choice
2008/9
New York Photo Festival Awards - Finalist in artist book category 2009
American Photo Images of the Year 2008 - Honorable mention
American Society of Media Photographers - 'Image 08' Judge’s Choice


• Education/Artist Residencies


2014
Nirox Foundation, Johannesburg
2013
SOMA Summer residency, Mexico City
2010-2011
Artist-in-Residence at L'Ecole Nationale Supérieure de la Photographie - Arles, France.
2007-2008
International Center of Photography - New York
Graduate Certificate Program
2000-2004
University of Edinburgh - United Kingdom
MA Honours in Social Anthropology & Development
2002-2003
University of Bologna - Italy
Exchange Program - Politics; Visual Anthropology


• Lectures, Teaching & Jury Appointments


San Fransisco Art Institute – Visiting Artist
Ayuni Images - Founder and Workshop director
United Nations Forum on Forests - Jury member for the International Forest Photograph Awards