About Me

One of Time Magazine’s Persons of the Year 2018, photographer, writer and curator Shahidul Alam obtained a PhD in chemistry before switching to photography. A speaker at Harvard, Oxford and Cambridge universities, Alam’s work has been exhibited in MOMA and Tate Modern. John Morris, the former picture editor of Life Magazine, described his book “My journey as a witness” as “the most important book ever written by a photographer”.