Jorge Yeregui is a photographer and lecturer at the University of Málaga.
He studied Architecture at the University of Sevilla (2003) and got a Certificate of Proficiency in Academic Research in Architecture in 2010.
He has been awarded with a Visual Arts Grant from the Botin Foundation (2013), he was selected for Pla(t)form 2013 at Winterthur Fotomuseum, he won the VI Pilar Citoler International Contemporary Photography Award (2011) and has received a Fellowship for an Artistic Residence in Rome from the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2011) and a Fellowship for an Artistic Residence in Paris form the Spanish Ministry of Culture (2010).
His work is usually shown in solo and group exhibitions in Spain and abroad. “The Circles of Life” (Córdoba, 2013), “New Botanics” (Huelva, 2011), “Minimal Landscapes” (Madrid, 2011) or “On The Natural Contract” (Madrid, 2010) are some of his most recent solo shows. He has participated in various group-shows in renowned photography festivals as PhotoEspaña Photography Festival (Spain), Festival Internazionale di Roma (Italy), Pyngyao International Photography Festival (China), Fotofestiwal (Poland) and Foto30 (Guatemala). He has recently participate in the Photo-Books exhibition “Books that are Photos, Photos that are Books” that took place at the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, in Madrid.
His work is present in many public and private Art Collections as CIRCA 20, Spanish Ministry of Culture, Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Coca-Cola Foundation or DKV Assurances Collection.