Awards / Publications / Exhibitions


-2013 POYi World Understanding Award finalist 

-2012 Photocrati Fund Grant winner. 

-2012 PDN 30 New and Emerging Photographers to Watch. 

-2012 Magenta Foundation Flash Forward. 

-2011 PDN Photo Annual. 

-2011 Anthropographia Awards for Human Rights. 

-2010 The British Journal of Photography's International Photography Awards. 


-TIME Magazine, September 2013 

-Newsweek, May 2012 

-Foreign Policy Magazine, April 2012 

-CNN Photos, November 2011 

-Guernica Magazine, June 2011 

-VII The Magazine, May 2011 

-The National (Abu Dhabi), May 2011 

-GEO (Germany), April 2011 

-Newsweek (Japan), November 2010 

-The British Journal of Photography, November 2010 

-GlobalPost, October 2010 

-The New York Times, July 2010 

-Wired, July 2010, April 2010 


Solo Exhibitions: 

-Museu da Republica, Rio de Janeiro, June to September, 2012. Opening to coincide with UN Rio+20 Conference on Sustainable Development

-The Strand Gallery, London, in partnership with Ashden, February 2012. 

-Vienna International Centre, Vienna, November-December 2011. 

-VII Gallery, New York, June-July 2011. 

-AOP Gallery, London, November 2010. 

Group Exhibitions: 

-Lumix Festival for Young Photojournalism, Hannover, Germany, June 2012. 

-Lagos Photo Festival, Lagos, Nigeria, October 2011. 


-Athens Photo Festival, Athens, Greece, October 2012. 

-Visa Pour l'Image photojournalism festival, Perpignan, France, September 2010. 

-Multimedia screenings at Slideluck Potshow events throughout 2010 in New York, Washington D.C., Oslo, Stockholm, London, Ottawa, San Francisco, Philadelphia, and Austin. 

NGO events: 

-Featured at Illuminate, a NextAid and Solar Sister event to benefit girls' and women's empowerment in Africa, New York, September 2011. 

-One-night-only solo exhibition and fundraiser with Jewish Heart for Africa, an NGO that provides solar technology in rural east Africa, at Broadway Gallery, New York, May 2011.