Born in Tepic, Nayarit on 1983. Studied photography at México City. Has taken workshops with: Mary Ellen Mark, Jaime Permuth, Javier Arcenillas, Narciso Contreras, Andrew Lichtenstein, David Franco, among other great photographers, recently he was under the knowledge of Maggie Steber for the Foundry Photojournalism Workshop. During December 2014 and January 2015 and from May 2015 to September 2015 he was Photographer Matt Black´s assistant for the projects: The Monster in the Mountains and The Geography of Poverty.
His work has been exhibited in places like: Berlin, London, Biel, Silicon Valley, Bogota, Buenos Aires, New York, New Orleans, California, China, Sydney, Morelia, Nayarit, Aguascalientes, Queretaro, Guadalajara and México City
His work has been published on: The New York Times Lens Blog, MSNBC, Buzzfeed, CBS, El Pais, Le Monde, Huffington Post, The Guardian, LA Times, Washington Post, Milenio, El Universal, LAT Photo Magazine, La Jornada, PDN online, BBC News, Cuartoscuro(México), City Zine(china), VICE(Us and México), ShooterMag(Spain), Revista 192(México) and TheTripMag(Italy-Web), Terra(Brazil-Web), Urbanautica(web), Fototazo(web).
Video contributor for Matt Black´s video The Monster in the Mountains, for the New Yorker.
Awards and Grants:
2016 Chris Hondros Fund Award, Winner
2016 Eddie Adams Workshop, Selected
2016 Magnum Fundation: Photography, Expanded. Selected
2016 Joop Swart Masterclass 2016, Nominee
2016 Kolga Tsibili Photo, Finalist in two categories