SHWE Wutt Hmon
About The Artist
Shwe Wutt Hmon (b. 1986) is a freelance photographer based in Yangon, Myanmar, who also works as an independent researcher for United Nations agencies and other international organizations. She was one of the founding members of Thuma Collective, a Myanmar-based group of female photographers. Her work focuses on collective identity, human relationships and mental health. She was selected for the South Asia Incubator 1 at Photo Kathmandu in 2018. She is the recipient of the Documentary Award 2020 (Open Category) from the Objectifs Center, Singapore, and a participant in the World Press Photo’s 2020 Joop Swart Masterclass.