Núria López Torres
Trained at the Institut d’Estudis Fotogràfics de Catalunya (IEFC) and the Escola Superior d’Imatge i Disseny (Idep), where she earned a master’s degree in photojournalism, specializing in documentary photography and portraiture. Núria’s work focuses on women’s issues, gender, identities, violence, and sexuality. She approaches these themes from the perspective of social anthropology, turning some of her work into photographic essays. She has combined her personal projects with teaching in specialized photography centres and with freelance work for media outlets in Spain and abroad, including El País, Interviú, Yo Dona, Marie Claire, Le Monde, The Caravan, CNN, The Guardian, Al Jazeera, and Terra Mater.
Núria is a member of the association of photographers, writers, and journalists GEA PHOTOWORDS. Her work has been exhibited at the Whitebox Gallery (Kuala Lumpur), Museu de Bellas Arts de Castelló, Museu de Arte Contemporânea USP Ibirapuera (São Paulo), Centro Cultural de España (Lima), Centro Cultural Rojas (Buenos Aires), Centro de Cooperación Española (Antigua, Guatemala), Academia San Carlos (Mexico City), Hardcore Art Gallery (Miami), Centro Cultural de España (Asunción, Paraguay), Caja Madrid (Barcelona), and the Círculo de Bellas Artes (Madrid). She has been awarded the photography prize of the II Festival Internacional de Artes Audiovisuales de Andalucía and the Premio Internacional de Fotografía Argazklik and been a finalist at the Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards (in the portrait category), the LensCulture Portrait Awards, and the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Awards. Her work can be found in the collections of the Fundación Isonomía of the Universitat Jaume I (Castellón) and the Fundación Visible de Arte Contemporáneo.