Nelson Morales


Born in Unión Hidalgo, Oaxaca, Morales studied in his town until high school, then moved to the city of Oaxaca to study communication sciences at the José Vasconcelos University. For nearly seven years Morales has devoted himself entirely to photography, focusing mainly on sexual diversity and identity.

Morales has studied different workshops and programs, specialising in contemporary photography, including: Book Incubator Program (La Hydra, Mexico, 2016), Seminar on Contemporary Photography, (Center of Image, Mexico, 2015), Contemporary Photography Program (Gymnasium of Art and Culture, 2013), and Fotoensayo 5, (Pachuca, Mexico 2012).

Morales has held several individual and collective exhibitions in Mexico and in countries such as Spain, Malaysia, Colombia, Germany, Portugal, the United States and the Netherlands.

Self portrait 2019 Nelson Morales

Nelson Morales lives in Mexico

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Pride Photo Award

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Our piety 2019 Nelson Morales

Pride Photo Award 2019

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