Lurdes R. Basolí is a Catalan born photographer who lives between Barcelona and San Sebastian, Spain.

EDUCATION

  • 2004
  • BA Audiovisual Communication, Universitat Ramon Llull, Barcelona (Spain)
  • 2005
  • Postgraduate degree Photojournalism, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (Spain)

EXHIBITIONS

  • 2016
  • My DanubeEurope? 4 approaches to European photography, Photo Bejing, China Millenium Monument, group exhibtion, Beijing (China)
  • My Danube – Tras los pasos de Inge Morath. Miradas sobre el Danubio, Espacio Fundación Telefónica, group exhibition, Madrid (Spain)
  • Resiliencia, BAFFEST, group exhibition, Barakaldo (Spain)
  • A vista de campanar, Ajuntament de Vic, group exhibition, Vic – Barcelona (Spain)
  • 2015
  • Photo Junctions with Lagos Photo, Thought Pyramid Art Centre, group exhibition, Abuja (Nigeria)
  • 2014
  • Documentary photography, Baku Museum of Modern Art, group exhibition, Baku (Azerbaijan)
  • 2012
  • Under Pressure, European Parliament, group exhibition, Brussels (Belgium)
  • Inge Morath Award, Fotohof Gallery, group exhibition, Salzburg (Austria)
  • 2011
  • La Hora del Recreo, group exhibition tour (Latin America)
  • La Sucursal del Cielo, Sala Montehermoso, festival Periscopio, solo exhibition, Vitoria (Spain)
  • 2010
  • No Revolution, Galeria 2piR, Festiwal Fotodokumentu, group exhibition, Poznan (Poland)
  • La Sucursal del Cielo, Dr. Nopo Gallery, solo exhibition, Valencia (Spain)
  • 2009
  • Closing in – Human Conditions, Noorderlicht International Photofestival, group exhibition, Groningen (The Netherlands)
  • En la vía, Feria Iberoamericana de Arte, Corp Banca Cultural Center, group exhibition, Caracas (Venezuela)
  • FotoPres’09, Caixaforum, group exhibition tour (Spain)
  • 2008
  • Descubrimientos PhotoEspaña, El Águila, group exhibition, Madrid (Spain)
  • Venezuela(s), Casa Amèrica Catalunya, solo exhibition, Barcelona (Spain)

AWARDS & GRANTS

  • 2011
  • Winner, Prix Ani-PixPalace, Visa Pour l’Image
  • 2010
  • Winner, Inge Morath Award, Inge Morath Foundation and Magnum Foundation
  • Selected, Joop Swart Masterclass, World Press Photo
  • 2009
  • Recipient, FotoPres Grant, Fundació La Caixa
  • 2008
  • Finalist, Descubrimientos PhotoEspaña
  • Recipient, Clic’08, Catalan Government
  • 2007
  • Recipient, Encuentros de Fotografía y Periodismo de Albarracín
  • 2005
  • Selected participant, Festival de Fotoperiodismo de Gijón

TEACHING, LECTURES & WORKSHOPS

  • 2016
  • Espacio Fundación Telefónica, Una mirada documental, workshop, Madrid (Spain)
  • Donostia San Sebastián 2016, Hidrologiak, lecture, San Sebastián (Spain)
  • Caixaforum, No todo va a ser hablar: Ser Otra, una aproximación visual a lo femenino, lecture, Zaragoza (Spain)
  • 2015
  • CFC Bilbao, Una  mirada documental, workshop, Bilbao (Spain)
  • CFC Bilbao, Los viernes del CFC, lecture, Bilbao (Spain)
  • Lodz Fotofestiwal, Hit the road, lecture, Lodz (Poland)
  • Tallinn Polytechnical School, workshop, Tallinn (Estonia)
  • Ultravioleta Photography School, workshop, Madrid (Spain)
  • ARGI festibala, workshop, Oñati (Spain)
  • 2014
  • Universitat Autònoma of Barcelona, masterclass, Barcelona (Spain)
  • Ultravioleta Photography School, workshop, Madrid (Spain)
  • El Observatorio Photography School, masterclass, Barcelona (Spain)
  • 2013
  • Superior School of Image and Design IDEP, teaching, Barcelona (Spain)
  • El Observatorio Photography School, masterclass, Barcelona (Spain)
  • 2012
  • Basque Institute of Photography IVASFOT, San Sebastian (Spain)
  • Phacto, masterclass, Barcelona (Spain)
  • 2011
  • Tallinn Polytechnical School, masterclass, Tallinn (Estonia)
  • El Invernadero, masterclass, Murcia (Spain)
  • 2010
  • Basque Institute of Photography IVASFOT, teaching, San Sebastian (Spain)
  • Fotoweek Photo Festival, lecture, Valladolid (Spain)
  • Fotodokumentu Photo Festival, lecture, Poznan (Poland)
  • Ramon Llull University, lecture, Barcelona (Spain)
  • 2009
  • Spanish Embassy Culture Department, workshop, Caracas (Venezuela)
  • 2008
  • BlankPaper Photography School, masterclass, Madrid (Spain)

PHOTOGRAPHY EXPERIENCE

Freelance contributor for such publications as El País Semanal, El Mundo Magazine, La Vanguardia Magazine, The Sunday Times Magazine, Foto8, Internazionale, Photo Magazine, Correio da Manhá, Expresso, El Universal, Milenio and La Nación.
Photographer for the EMSP Under Pressure‘ documentary Project.
Photographer for Fundación Telefónica ‘Break Time‘ documentary Project (Lünwerg, 2010).
Co-director and photographer of ‘Danube Revisited: The Inge Morath Truch Project‘.
Today she combines assignments, teaching and her personal projects.