|About the Artist:
Kemal Jufri is one of Asia's leading Photojournalist based in Jakarta, Indonesia with more than a decade of experience covering stories across Indonesia and some parts of Asia for major publications around the world. Kemal’s work has been published in Time magazine, Newsweek, The New York Times Magazine, Business Week, Stern, Der Spiegel, , El Mundo, GEO Magazine - France and many more. In 1998 his photograph was selected as one of Newsweek’s Picture of the Year (POY) followed by a US News & World Report’s POY (2000), and a TIME magazine’s POY (2005). He has also won numerous awards and grants including two World Press Photo Grants (2004 & 2007), two Awards from Pictures of The Year International (POYi - 2000 & 2007), a Silver Award for Best in News Photography from IFRA – Publish Asia Awards (2006), and a Pantau magazine Most Outstanding Young Indonesian Journalist Award (2001). Kemal has also participated in numerous photo exhibitions in Indonesia and overseas. Currently he is represented by Polaris Images in New York.