Christian Rodriguez

Christian Rodriguez

Christian Rodriguez (1980) is an Uruguayan photographer. He is director of the international photography festival San Jose Foto (www.sanjosefoto.uy) in San Jose, Uruguay. His personal photographic work focuses on issues related to gender and identity. He began his visual education at "Taller Dellioti", specializing in drawing and painting (1993-1999). He has collaborated with various news agencies such as France Presse, AP, EFE, and Reuters. In 2006, he covered the conflict between Israel-Hezbollah in the southern Lebanon. In 2007, he studied fashion design at the school "Pablo Gimenez" and later that year joined the photography stock Win-initiative (USA). In 2008, he won the "Roberto Villagraz" scholarship and moved to Madrid to study the documentary Masters Program at EFTI, winning the "Premio Futuro" award (2009). In 2011, he was nominated for the Joop Swart Mastarclass award for World Press Photo. His work has been published in international publications such as The New York Times, El Mundo, Yo Dona, Esquire, La Nación, El País, Página 12, ABC, El Observador, and Lento, among many others. Rodriguez has exhibited his work in Uruguay, Brazil, Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, United States, Spain, France, Italy, UK and Cambodia. In 2013, he won the Nuevo Talento award given by the FNAC. He has also been the recipient of the Multimedia prize for Trasantlántica PHOTOESPAÑA in Spain.

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