Puerto Maldonado, Région de Madre de Dios, Pérou
The main subjects of Yann Gross’ work are questions of identity and escapism, interrogating how humanity lives within the world. He currently resides in Switzerland and the Amazon rainforest.
His work is exhibited worldwide and published in magazines like Aperture, Colors, Frieze, The New York Times Magazine, The Sunday Times Magazine, Die Zeit Magazine & Das Magazin among many others.
In 2008, Yann was awarded with the "Photo Espana Descubrimientos" Prize and nominated as one of the 13 emerging artists of the year by American Photo magazine. Yann is also the 2010 winner of the International Fashion & Photography Festival of Hyères (France) and in the same year, received a Swiss Federal Art Grants.
2015 - Luma Rencontres Dummy Book Award , 2014 - The Swiss Photo Award, Fashion 1st Prize, 2010 - Winner, Hyères Festival of Fashion and Photography, 2008 - Descubrimientos Photo España, winner, 2007 - The Swiss Photo Award, Documentary 1st Prize
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