Sylvia Juliana RT:
Sylvia Juliana RT is a Colombian documentary photographer, sociologist, and researcher currently pursuing a MA in Experimental Humanities & Social Engagement at New York University. She explores how individual and collective memory interact with each other and how through photography we can heal our wounds. She loves working with communities and creating from a dialogue of knowledge through the Participatory Action Research methodology.
Her project Introito, tours through memory, developing with LGBTQ+ community, won the Photographic Chronicle on the Daily Life of Bogotá award. Eran los dias, her most recent project in development is the winner of the MinCultura (Col) 2021 creation grant. In this, she seeks to explore the recognition of the territory and the practices of being a llanera/o through biographical photography and creative writing.