Tiago Coelho (b. Santo Antônio da Patrulha, Brazil, 1985) majored in Film (Porto Alegre, Brazil) and holds a Master’s in Photojournalism from EFTI (Madrid, Spain). He is currently a professor of Photography at Unisinos University and works as a freelance documentary photographer.
Was selected at the World Press Photo Masterclass Latinoamérica, México, 2015 and Photoquai 05, Paris, France, 2015.
Was nominated for The Joop Swart Masterclass 2015 (World Press Photo) and for the Foam Paul Huf Award 2013.
He participated in several solo and group exhibitions in Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Russia, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland.
Finalist in the “VI Prêmio Diário Contemporâneo de Fotografia″ 2015 photo award. Belém do Pará, Brazil.
Finalist in the open call Cabo Verde Festival 2015, Cabe Verde. Africa.
Winning Portfolio Review at FestFotoPoa 2010, Porto Alegre, Brazil.
Selected at “Portfólio em Foco”, Festival de Paraty 2013 and 2014, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Photographs featured in private and public collections such as: Pirelli / MASP photograph collection, Joaquim Paiva collection, MACRS, Galeria Mascate and EFTI.