Rorigo Illescas, Category Winner Portrait. Photo by Dustin Janczewski.

The work of Argentinian photographer Rodrigo Illescas, born 1983 in Buenos Aires, has been shown at numerous exhibitions in South America and Europe. The artist, who, as well as working as a photographer, also publishes books of his poetry, has won a multitude of international prizes and awards. In Germany, he was one of the finalists of the Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2015. With his work ‘Are you There?’ Illescas was successful in the category Portrait. To watch the video interview, please cklick here.