Turjoy Chowdhury is a Documentary Photographer and Multimedia Artist, working globally. He mostly works on research-based long term projects focused on history of war and conflict, geopolitics, human rights issues and crisis. He did his graduation in Architecture. He is a photographer of National Geographic Magazine and a member of NatGeo Photo Society (TPS).  

 

EXHIBITIONS

• Unicef Photo of the Year Exhibition 2018, Germany
• Photo Kathmandu 2018, Nepal
• IPA Award 2018 exhibition, Singapore
• “Beyond the Air We Breathe: Addressing Climate Change”, 2018 at Bangkok Art and Culture Centre, Thailand
• Voies Off Festival 2018, Arles, France
• LensCulture Emerging Talent Exhibition 2018, New York, USA
• BiFoto Fest 2018, Mogoro, Italy
• C40 Mayor Summit Exhibition 2016, Mexico
• Ian Parry Scholarship Exhibition 2016, London, UK
• La Biennale di Venezia (Venice Architectural Biennale) 2016, Italy
• Third Documentary Photography Days 2016, Istanbul, Turkey by The Photography Foundation Turkey
• “November in Paris” – curation, Alliance Francaise de Dhaka – 2016, Bangladesh
•  Delhi Photo festival 2013, India

PUBLICATIONS

National Geographic Magazine  The Guardian • The Sunday Times • The Wall Street Journal • The Huffington Post • BBC • CNN • MSN • Al Jazeera • WNN • Feature Shoot • Life Force Magazine • Zone Zero • Foto8 • Feature Shoot • Ethic Magazine • Aksgar magazine • Foto Evidience • Fotovisura • ND Magazine • Private Magazine • Dodho Magazine • CFYE Magazine • Fotoritim Magazine • F- stop Magazine •The Alternative • Red Bird Edition, etc.

 

AWARDS & HONORS

• Tokyo International Foto Awards (TIFA) 2018, Gold Prize.
• Unicef Photo of the Year 2018, 2nd Prize.
• Bill Eppridge Memorial Award 2018 ( Presented by the Eddie Adams Workshop, The Estate of Bill Eppridge & Nikon USA.)
• Joop Swart Masterclass nomination 2018
• IPA (Invisible Photographer Asia) award finalist, 2018
• NPPA (National Press Photographers Association) Award 2018
• LensCulture Emerging Talent Award 2017
• Picture of the Year International 2016
• Mro Foundation Grant Finalist 2016
• Photography Grant Finalist 2016
• Ian Parry Scholarship 2016
• Lucie Foundation Scholarship 2015
• Eye Time photo competition winner 2015
• Eye Time Future Voices Jury Award 2014
• Jessica Lum Award 2014
• Photocrati Fund Finalist 2014
• Photophilanthropy Activist award 2014
• Carnegie Council’s International Student Photo Contest 2013

Contact:    turjoy.ch@gmail.com