MIGUEL PROENÇA (Porto, 1984) currently lives and works between Cardiff (UK) and Porto (Portugal). His practice, placed on documentary, focus on exploring questions of identity along the peripheral landscape. He graduated in Audiovisual Communication Technology from the Polytechnic Institute of Porto (2011) and studied at Portuguese Institute of Photography (2008). He is currently studying for a Masters in Documentary Photography at the University of South Wales, as the recipient of a scholarship granted by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (2017). In 2015 he co-founded COLECTIVO, an experimental and research platform focused on documentary.
2017 - Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, 2015 - VSCO Artist Initiative, 2012 - Estação Imagem: Prémio de Fotojornalismo, 2009 - Emerging Talent FNAC