Annick Donkers is a documentary photographer from Antwerp, Belgium who currently lives and works in Mexico City.
After obtaining a Master´s degree in Psychology, she decided to specialize in photography. She studied photography at different schools in Mexico and participated in an artistic residence program called Residencia Corazón in La Plata, Argentina. She has received a grant from the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 2008 and was selected to participate in the 2008 Seminar on Contemporary Photography at the Centro de la Imagen in Mexico City.
Work has been published in :
Cuartoscuro (MEX), México Desconocido (MEX), The News (MEX), Franceville (ARG), The El Paso Times (USA), The Huffington Post (USA), Mexconnect (USA), MO* Magazine (BE), Steps Magazine (BE), Arbejderen (DK), Letras Libres (MEX), Registro Mx (MEX), Time Out Magazine (MEX), La Jornada Online (MEX), Variopinto (MEX), Subversiones (MEX), SinEmbargo (MEX), Tercera Via (MEX), Domingo-El Universal (MEX), Crónica Ambiental (MEX), VICE (Vice Mexico, Vice News, Fightland), Yaconic (MEX), Knack Magazine (BE), De Morgen (BE), Dodho (SP), Gessato (USA), Konbini (MEX), P3 (PT), AI-AP (USA), Magyar Nemzet (HU).
Awards - Selections
Shortlist Athens Photofestival, Greece
Shortlist Kolga Award in Tbilisi, Georgia
Honorable Mention at Px3 Prix de la Photo in Paris, France
Silver at the Tokyo Photo Awards (TIFA) in Japan
3th place at the International Photo Awards (IPA) in USA
Selected for the cover of Dodho Magazine in Spain
Selection for Latin American Photography, vol.5 in USA
1st and 2nd place at the Moscow International Photo Awards (MIFA) Awards in Russia
2nd place at the San José Photofestival in Uruguay
3rd place (Sport Category) at the Sony Awards in London, UK
Selection for Survival International in London, UK
Cultural Promotion Category winner at the Banamex Contest in Mexico
3th place at the INJUVE Primavera Mexicana competition in Mexico
Best Graphic Reportage at the Certamen Nacional de Periodismo Turístico de SECTUR y CPTM in Mexico
Selection for Fotografiecircuit Vlaanderen, Belgium