Luján Agusti

Argentina, 1986. Fotógrafa y Artista Visual. Basada entre México y Argentina. En 2017 ganó la Beca Women Photograph + ONA, la Beca Emerging Artist Scholarship the  Lucie Foundation y la Beca CUARTOSCURO Foundry. Seleccionada para el XXX Eddie Adams Workshop. Primer Premio de la convocatoria de fotolibros de Encontros da Imagem (Portugal, 2016). Ganadora de la Beca Roberto Villagraz 2016 de EFTI y del Premio Estímulo Joven de la Bienal de ArtexArte. Nominada para Joop Swart Masterclass (2016, 2017), y seleccionada para First Book Award of MACK Books (2016). Seleccionada para The New York Times Portfolio Review (2017). Seleccionada para la XVII Bienal de Fotografía del Centro de la Imagen (México, 2016). Su trabajo ha sido exhibido internacionalmente, y ha sido publicado en National Geographic, The New York Times - blog de LENS, The New York Times en Español, The British Journal of Photography, Vice, de Volkskrant, entre otros. En 2016 publicó su primer fotolibro "Un montón de ropa". Pertenece a la Agencia ZUR (Argentina).


Argentina, 1986. Visual Storyteller. Based between Mexico and Argentina. In 2017 she has won the Women Photograph + ONA Grant, the Emerging Artist Scholarship Recipient of Lucie Foundation, and the CUARTOSCURO Foundry
Scholarship. Selected for the XXX Eddie Adams Workshop. First Prize of the Book Call of Encontros da Imagem (Portugal, 2016). Recipient of the 2016 Roberto Villagraz Fellowship of EFTI and the Young Stimulus Prize of the ArtexArte Biennial. Nominated for Joop Swart Masterclass (2016, 2017), and selectedfor the First Book Award of MACK Books (2016). Selected for the New York Times Portfolio Review (2017). Selected for the XVII Photography Biennial of Centro de la Imagen (Mexico, 2016). Her work has been exhibited internationally, and has been published in National Geographic, Te New York Times - LENS blog, The New York Times en Español, Te British Journal of Photography, Vice, de Volkskrant, among others. In 2016 she published her first photobook "Un montón de ropa" (A pile of clothes). She belongs to Agencia ZUR (Argentina).


Premios y Reconocimientos / Awards and Recognitions:

2017 Women Photograph Grant Winner. USA
2017 Lucie Foundation Emerging Artist Scholarship Recipient. USA
2017 Winner of EAW XXX Paid Internship at LA Times. USA
2017 Nominated for the the 6x6 Global Talent Program of World Press Photo
2017 Winner of CUARTOSCURO/Froundry Grant. Mexico
2016 Winner of Book Call del Festival Encontros da Imagem. Portugal
2016 Winner of the Roberto Villagraz Grant of EFTI. Spain
2016 Nominated for the Joop Swart Masterclass de World Press Photo. Holland
2016 Nominated for the First Book Award de Editorial Mack. UK
2016 Shortlisted FELIFA-FOLA Photobook Award. Argentina
2015 Winner Estímulo Joven de la IV Bienal ArtexArte. Argentina
2014 Selected for NS Photo Exchange Project. Canada /Argentina
2014 Selected Proyecto Coordenadas. Argentina


Publicaciones / Publications:

2017 CLAP 10x10 Contemporary Latin American Photobooks. Estados Unidos. 600 ejemplares
2016 Un montón de ropa. Ciudad de México. 100 ejemplares


Estudios / Studies:

2017 Eddie Adams Workshop XXX. USA
2017 Foundry Workshop. Mexico
2017 Incubadora de Fotolibros. Hydra. Mexico
2015 Contemporary Seminar of Centro de la Imagen. Mexico
2007 - 2010 Photography School Andy Goldstein. Argentina
2005 – 2009 Bachelor of Arts. UBA. Argentina


Exposiciones / Exhibitions:

Individuales / Individuals 

2014 Mamá. Primera Parte. Blanco Galería. Buenos Aires, Argentina
2014 54°48´26´´S 68°18´16´´O. Casa de la Cultura de Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego. Argentina

Colectivas / Collective

2017 Women Photograph Container. Photoville Festival. Brooklyn, NY. US
2017 CLAP Contemporary Latin American Photobooks. 10x10 Photobooks. Museum of Fine Arts. Houston, US
2016 CLAP Contemporary Latin American Photobooks. 10x10 Photobooks. Aperture Foundation Gallery. New York, US
2016 Buenos Aires Photo. Espacio ArtexArte. Buenos Aires, Argentina
2016 CLAP Contemporary Latin American Photobooks. 10x10 Photobooks. PGH Photo Fair. Pittsburgh, Estados Unidos
2015 IV Premio Bienal ArtexArte 2015. Galería ArtexArte. Buenos Aires, Argentina
2015 Especial de Fotografía Vice. Galería Fifty24Mx. Ciudad de México, México
2015 NS Photo Exchange. MACBA. Buenos Aires, Argentina
2015 NS Photo Exchange. Gallery 44. Toronto, Canadá
2014 Contacto FotoFest. La Plata, Argentina
2014 Estoy en Otra. Espacio Gabinete. Buenos Aires, Argentina
2014 Grupo Cosmos. El Ojo Errante. Buenos Aires, Argentina
2013 Grupo Cosmos. Fundación Cherry Breitmann. Buenos Aires, Argentina
2010 Escuela Andy Goldstein. Buenos Aires, Argentina


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