Marco Garro (Perú) bachelor in Communications at the University of Lima. He focuses on environmental and social issues in his native country Peru. Between 2016 and 2017, Garro completed a master’s degree program, Mal de Foco, in Lima’s Centro de la Imagen. Between 2009 and 2011 He has received two scholarships from Fundación Nuevo Periodismo Iberoamericano to participate in workshops and Latin-American meeting of journalist.
In 2018 he received The Photography Residencies “Musée du Quai Branly - Jacques Chirac”, and in 2017 was first Place in "the Photography Salon" by the Peruvian-North American Cultural Institute in Lima (Peru). Garro was also received in two year (2016 and 2018) the first place in the press organization IPYS, Peru, as the best photography project.
Garro has had a solo exhibition in the Museum of Contemporary Art in Perú, and been part of several group exhibition in festivals and museums exhibitions such Brazil, Spain, Guatemala, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
He joined Supayfotos, a Peruvian collective focused on photo documentalism that has exhibited in Peru and abroad. He represents the Collective in the International photojournalism festival Visa Pour L´image for 4 years straight.