Jorge Yeregui is an architect, fine art photographer and lecturer at the University of Málaga. He studied Architecture at the University of Sevilla (2003). His photographic work investigates urban and territory transformations. The relation between architecture and environmental awareness and the influence of global markets on urban development are the backbone of his projects. His recent works take the form of large visual essays, often including texts, video and installations. He has received awards, commissions and fellowships from the Botin Foundation (2013), Pla(t)form 2013 at Winterthur Fotomuseum, the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2011), Pilar Citoler International Contemporary Photography Award (2011), the Spanish Ministry of Culture (2010) and the Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, among others.
His work is usually shown in solo and group exhibitions nationally and internationally. “Stakeout Act” (2016), “Inventory” (2015), “The Circles of Life” (2013), “New Botanics” (2011), “Minimal Landscapes” (2011) or “On The Natural Contract” (2010) are some of his most recent solo shows. He has participated in various group-shows on renowned photography festivals as PhotoEspaña International Festival of Photography and Visual Arts (Spain), Festival Internazionale di Roma (Italy), Pyngyao International Photography Festival (China), Fotofestiwal (Poland) and Foto30 (Guatemala). Yeregui has also collaborated on research, exhibition and publication projects with the Universidad de Cordoba (2013), Universidad de Salamanca (2010) and Universidad de Cadiz (2010). His work is present in many public and private art collections as the Spanish Ministry of Culture, Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Botin Foundation, Pilar Citoler Collection Coca-Cola Foundation or DKV Assurances Collection.