Maria Contreras Coll (1991) is a documentary photographer from Barcelona. After studying a Postgraduate degree in Photojournalism at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (2015-2016), she spent one year photographing the most intimate and personal aspects of the Refugee Crisis in affected areas such as Greece, France, Germany or Morocco. After that, she moved on 2017 to Nepal to work on a women's rights project.
Since then, her stories has been published in media such as Aljazeera, Internacionale, El Pais and El Mundo. She has been invited as an emergent young photojournalist in places like the Autonomous University of Barcelona and her work has been seen in Getty Images Gallery of London and the Docfield Festival in Barcelona among others.