HANNA JARZABEK    -  Photography & Multimedia Storytelling

Documentary Photographer & Multimedia Storyteller

Born in Poland (1976), she lived in Geneva between 1996/2008, where she finished her Master degree in Political Science, took darkroom classes at L'École des Beaux Arts and did training in a professional photo lab, Actinic. She started her carrier as a political analyst, working for different UN agiencies such as OCHA, UNRWA and UNCTAD). She developed her passion for photography while travelling (the Gaza Strip, Iran, Philippines).

Established since 2008 in Barcelona, she combines her work as freelance photographer with her personal projects and teaching photography in photographic schools and specialized centres. Her work was published in Le Nouvel Observateur, Interviú, El Periódico de Cataluña, 7k among others.

She has won different awards, such as the Third Prize in POY Latam 2015, in the multimedia – everyday life category. Finalist of the Grand Press Photo 2012 Poland and the 19th FotoPres la Ciaxa, she has participated in festivals such as FOTONOVIEMBRE Tenerife and the VIII Biennal de Xavier Miserachs. Among her exhibitions, stand out: the National Museum in Warsaw and the Municipal Museum in Ourense.

Photojournalism teacher and collaborator of PHOTOWORDS GEA, the organizations of photographers, writers and journalists (Spain), she also has started to work with the City Council of Barcelona and the University of Vic-Central University of Catalonia elaborating audiovisual projects.

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