Juan Pablo Gutierrez
Photographer and anthropologist from Colombia, Juan Pablo Gutierrez lived 12 years in Paris where he worked at Magnum Photos agency as assistant editor of photographers: Steve McCurry, René Burri, Raymond Depardon and Joseph Koudelka. Subsequently, he joined as a photographer, human rights NGOs such as Amnesty International, Survival International or UNICEF which awared him in 2013 as " Celebrity Friend of UNICEF" because of his commitment to the cause of the children of the world.
The work of Juan Pablo Gutierrez is recognized by its human nature and by its motivation to look back at those who have never been looked. As a traveler of the world, he made humanist photographic projects in India, Nepal, China, Burma, Tibet and Colombia. His images have traveled around the world and are inevitably a reflection of his philosophical and political positions.
Since 5 years Juan Pablo Gutierrez devotes his work to the survival of indigenous peoples cataloged in imminent risk of extinction in Colombia.