Victoria Razo
Photographer

Victoria Razo is a freelance documentary photographer born in the Port of Veracruz, Mexico. Her work focuses on gender, human rights and migration issues, she currently works as a photojournalist for news agencies and has been published in numerous national and international media including National Geographic, CNN, The New York Times, NPR, Vogue, The Washignton Post, L.A. Times, Bloomberg, Gato Pardo, among others.

During her career as a photojournalist she has received different awards and recognitions for her work, this year she was invited to be part of the campaign “Her For She” of the international brand Hershey’s. In 2022 she was selected in the shortlist of Leica Oskar Barnack for her work on the Haitian migration crisis, and it was among the best photographs of the year by National Geographic magazine, she was part of the jury of the Investigative Journalism Award coordinated by the CEAPP Veracruz and was among the winners of the POY International, in 2021 she received second place in the portrait category of POY LATAM, and in 2021, 2020 and 2018 she won First Place in the Investigative Journalism Award granted by the CEAPP, in 2018 she was among the 100 Pictures of the Year according to TIME magazine. In 2017 he received the Gabriel García Márquez Award for the collective project “Buscadores en un país de desaparecidos.” coordinated by Periodistas de a Pie.

Razo has exhibited her work in different collective exhibitions like the COP28 in Dubai, the 4th Latin American Photo Festival at the Bronx Documentary Center in Bronx, NY stands out. Las Rejas de Chapultepec in Mexico City and Gruen Berlin Environmental Education Center in Berlin, Germany.

Victoria Razo
Photographer

Victoria Razo is a freelance documentary photographer born in the Port of Veracruz, Mexico. Her work focuses on gender, human rights and migration issues, she currently works as a photojournalist for news agencies and has been published in numerous national and international media including National Geographic, CNN, The New York Times, NPR, Vogue, The Washignton Post, L.A. Times, Bloomberg, Gato Pardo, among others.

During her career as a photojournalist she has received different awards and recognitions for her work, this year she was invited to be part of the campaign “Her For She” of the international brand Hershey’s. In 2022 she was selected in the shortlist of Leica Oskar Barnack for her work on the Haitian migration crisis, and it was among the best photographs of the year by National Geographic magazine, she was part of the jury of the Investigative Journalism Award coordinated by the CEAPP Veracruz and was among the winners of the POY International, in 2021 she received second place in the portrait category of POY LATAM, and in 2021, 2020 and 2018 she won First Place in the Investigative Journalism Award granted by the CEAPP, in 2018 she was among the 100 Pictures of the Year according to TIME magazine. In 2017 he received the Gabriel García Márquez Award for the collective project “Buscadores en un país de desaparecidos.” coordinated by Periodistas de a Pie.

Razo has exhibited her work in different collective exhibitions like the COP28 in Dubai, the 4th Latin American Photo Festival at the Bronx Documentary Center in Bronx, NY stands out. Las Rejas de Chapultepec in Mexico City and Gruen Berlin Environmental Education Center in Berlin, Germany.

  • Hannah Villiger
    Apr 3 – Jul 22, 2024
    Centre Pompidou
    Paris, France
    Bringing together around 100 works and documents from the collections of the Musée National d’Art Moderne and the Estate of Hannah Villiger foundation, this monographic exhibition dedicated to Swiss artist Hannah Villiger is the first of its kind in France. It pays homage to an artistic practice that oscillated between sculpture, photography and spatial architecture, beginning in the early 1970s and evolving until the mid-1990s. (more…)
  • Mani Mazinani and Sanaz Mazinani: Dastgāh
    Jun 4 – Oct 31, 2024
    Evergreen Brick Works
    Toronto, Canada
    How do you listen? What do you hear? Nestled in the Don River ravines amidst urban trails and the Don Valley Parkway, Dastgāh is a sound sculpture that asks visitors to open their ears and listen differently. Created by the brother and sister duo Mani Mazinani and Sanaz Mazinani, the instrument takes its title from the Farsi term “dastgāh,” and can be literally translated as a “hand” (dast) and “gāh” (way) or “set of directions,” a modal system that serves as the foundation for composition and improvisation in Iranian music. (more…)
  • Ernest Cole: A Lens in Exile
    Jun 13 – Oct 12, 2024
    Autograph
    London, UK
    Offering a rare and reflective insight into the seminal South African photographer Ernest Cole, A Lens in Exile is the first exhibition of his photographs documenting New York City during the height of the civil rights movement in America. Best known for his radical images documenting the violence of apartheid, Cole fled South Africa in 1966 and was officially made stateless in 1968. (more…)
  • Joan Jonas: Good Night Good Morning
    Mar 17 – Jul 6, 2024
    MoMA
    New York, USA
    “I didn’t see a major difference between a poem, a sculpture, a film, or a dance,” Joan Jonas has said. For more than five decades, Jonas’s multidisciplinary work has bridged and redefined boundaries between performance, video, drawing, sculpture, and installation. The most comprehensive retrospective of the artist’s work in the United States, Joan Jonas: Good Night Good Morning traces the full breadth of her career (more…)
  • Viviane Sassen: Phosphor
    Publication
    Prestel
    International
    Tracing a career of more than thirty years, this celebration of the prodigiously talented Dutch photographer includes vibrantly colored portraiture, landscapes, still lifes, abstract compositions and fashion editorials. From her early African-inspired work to her more recent experiments in interventionist techniques, Viviane Sassen has gained international acclaim for her striking, dynamic images that explore a range of themes and subjects (more…)
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