• Yan is a Swiss born photographer whose work has covered a variety of topics across the globe. Yan has covered projects on topics such as leprosy for DEVA international, India as well as child labor in Nepal and hospitals in Vietnam for NEED magazine. He has also covered child labor issues in Cambodia and has ongoing projects throughout Eastern Europe, Africa and Asia. Yan's work has showcased in NEED Magazine, Pravda Magazine and has appeared on the cover of World Today/UK.

    Yan is based in Geneva/Switzerland

    Prizes
    - Special mention at Winephoto 2009 (A. Majoli, P. Pellegrin, G. Neri, B. Strauss)
    - Angkor Photography Festival 2007 - Shortlisted for the final
    - 3rd,4th and 5th place at Friend of the Earth 2007 (Peter Menzel, G.M.B Akash)

    Exhibitions
    - 2011 - May - "Dalits" - Casa Museo Casares Quiroga in La Coruņa / Spain
    - 2011 - April - "Dalits" - Forum Metropolitano in La Coruņa / Spain
    - 2009 - July 11 - "Portrait of Germaine" - Villa Trevisanato-Zoppolato Mogliano Veneto/Italy
    - 2009 - June 11 - "At the Edge" - SLPS slideshow at LOOK3 festival in Charlottesville/USA
    - 2008 - February 1-29 "Fragments d'Orient" - Bar a vin Le Soleil - Moutier/Switzerland

    Selective Publications
    - 2009/11 - The National/UAE - Portrait of Nadia Karmous
    - 2009 - NEED magazine #6 - Cover and photo essay about Leprosy in India
    - 2008/11 - Cover and interview for Pravda magazine - Lituania
    - 2008/06 - Cover of World Today - UK
    - 2007 - NEED Magazine #4 - Cover and photo essay about premature infants in Vietnam
    - 2007 - NEED Magazine #3 - photo essay about child labour in Nepal

Galleries