joana toro

Location: New York and Bogota
Nationality: Colombian
Biography: Joana Toro Colombian is a self-taught photographer based in both New York City and Bogota, Colombia. Her work explores issues of immigration, human rights and identity and was featured on The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Smithsonian... read on

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Hello I am Kitty in Univision News

By joana toro — Univision Noticias is talking about the community of immigrants in Times Square who lost their works during this COVID also talk about the book..
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Journalistic foundation Gabriel Garcia Marquez Book review

By joana toro — Journalistic foundation Gabriel Garcia Marquez recommend Hello I am Kitty book as part of 12 books to celebrate World Book Day on 23 April 2020 12..
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By joana toro — I will be there sharing my book Hello I am Kitty! The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA), in partnership with Broadway Housing Communities and..

Open Society Foundation Instagram takeover

By joana toro — Some images of DACA Activists of New York Project is showing this week in Open Society Foundations Instagram account.  Open Society..
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Book Launch: Hello I Am Kitty by Joana Toro Tonight at Bronx Documentary Center

By Joana Toro —   Join me for the launch of her new photobook “Hello I Am Kitty” which reveals the underground world of costumed characters in..
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Solo Exhibition in Medellin Colombia

By joana toro — Solo Exhibition and book Hello I am Kitty in Tragaluz editorial  house in Medellin Colombia open to the public for 3 months 
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Hello I am Kitty Exhibition and Book Launch

By joana toro — After years of work finally, this project is a book and a solo exhibition in Medellin Colombia the editorial house of this book is Tragaluz one of..
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Artist Talk in Colombia,Fusagasuga

By joana toro — Wonderful opportunity to talk about my photo works in Fotocultura event  FotoCultura Iniciativa cultural que reune varios de los mejores..

Exhibition in Houlgate France

By joana toro — Colombia on my Mind exhibited until 31 August in Les femmes s'exposent Houlgate France thanks to Béatrice Tupin Foto and her team for..
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By joana toro — Serie   Colombia On My Mind exhibit at Forum Mondial Normandie pour la Paix 75 anniversary

Exhibite in Photo Festival France

By joana toro — Honored to be part in the second version of Les femmes s'exposent in Houlgete Francia with   Colombia On my Mind  project. The..

Art is Money - Money is Art Exhibition

By joana toro — I share some images of work for this grupal exhibition celebrated  in East Village Art View Gallery Each artist work with one dollar bill such..

Collaboration for Fisheye Magazine

By joana toro — The print edition of Fisheye Magazine about Latin America Photography use one of my pictures from the serie NASA: Ancient Warriors thanks to the..

Show US project by Dove + Getty + GirlGaze

By joana toro —   Currently, 70% of women report that they don’t feel represented in media and advertising. You can’t be what you can’t see,..

Joop Swart Masterclass nominee

By joana toro — I honored to share my nomination to Joop Swart Masterclass Word Press Photo with a list of amazing photographers! Joop Swart Masterclass | World..

Group exhibition: Creating for Change!!

By joana toro — This Friday in Harlem opening of the Group exhibition:  Creating for Change!! A special thanks to Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance  for..

taking-over the @womenphotograph Instagram

By joana toro — This week I will be taking-over the @womenphotograph Instagram feed this week with stories related to identity and human rights. Women Photograph..

Neighborhood Anthems

By joana toro — Honored to be part of this: Neighborhood Anthems ,The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance( NoMAA) new exhibition at New York Presbyterian The Allen..

New York Times Publication

By joana toro — Interesting discussion about LATINX as concept and some of my pictures of Traslatinas to illustrate it! please take a look Another Hot Take on the..

Grupal Exhibition in Mexico

By joana toro — Glad to be part of this grupal exhibition:   contemporary stories of Latina photographers at University Autonoma de Nayarit in  Mexico...

First Africa Photo Festival New York. Group exhibition.

By joana toro — Honored to be part of this Africa Photo Festival   Thanks to Yemi Ojagabamila curator. First Africa Photo Festival New York.  Group..
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Nothing left to be saved – opening in Poland

By joana toro —  – opening Hidden Photo.   Our first exhibition Nothing Left to be saved opened up 27th of July at Instytut Fotografii Fort in..

Lumix Festival Native Exhibition

By joana toro — Lumix Festival.Germany 2018  Native group exhibition

last Collaboration for Wall Street Journal

By joana toro — I want to share my last collaboration for Wall Street Journal  please check it out!   Eureka! Giant Oil Find Set to Bring Guyana..
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