Régina Monfort‘s passion for conveying stories through editing and sequencing images stems from her own work as a social documentary photographer.
Since joining the FotoEvidence team in 2010 she has worked with award–winning photographers assembling their long-term projects into enduring testimonies. Her editing credits include: Ingetje Tadros This is My Country,
Omar Havana Endurance
, Daniella Zalcman Signs of Your Identity
, Marcus Bleasdale The Unravelling
, Tanya Habjouqa Occupied Pleasures
, Joseph Rodriguez Romania
(digital monograph), Anahit Hayrapetyan Princess to Slave
, Majid Saeedi Life in War
, Robin Hammond Condemned
, Stephen Shames Bronx Boys
(digital monograph), Alex Masi Bhopal
Monfort's also served as editor of Richard Sandler's The Eyes of the City
puiblished by powerHouse Books and
Stephen Shames'sBronx Boys
published by University of Texas Press.
Monfort brings her experience of several years working in the studios of Irving Penn and Richard Avedon to her editing projects. From 1997 to 2002 she assisted documentary film director Jean-Pierre Krief on the series Contacts
, co-produced by Arte and Le Centre National de la Photographie.
Monfort has taught photography at CUNY La Guardia Community College, Pratt Institute and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She is a member of the American Photography Archives Group.http://www.fotoevidence.comhttp://www.reginamonfort.com