Artist in Residence – Daniel Orlando Lara

Daniel Orlando Lara (Tula Tamaulipas, Mexico) is interested in approaching photography in several ways; working with stories, myths and legends, oral tradition and making images related to this subject, as well as dreams, intuition.

Based in Mexico, Daniel studied at Centro de la imagen in Mexico City 2010 and also at the National School of Photography in Arles, France as a resident student (2007). He participated in Picture Berlin Program 2011 and Atelier Smedsby with JH Engstrom 2012-2013, Paris.

He was a selected artist to participate in the artistic residency ‘How to flatten a mountain’, and presented his work at the Photo Ireland 2018 festival in Dublin, Ireland. Daniel was a finalist photographer at the Fest Foto 2018, Porto Alegre festival competition.


For more information on his work see the links below.