Stefen Chow is a landscape and portrait photographer based in Beijing. He has experience in mechanical engineering and high altitude mountaineering. He has photographed in the Himalayas, the biggest industrial sites and sit down portraits of billionaires and dissident artists.
Stefen won a second prize for portraiture at the World Press Photo (2013). He has exhibited internationally, including Museum of Modern Art, Tblisi, Georgia (2013), a solo show at Three Shadows Gallery, Beijing (2012). His works have also been exhibited at The International Center of Photography in New York, Galerie Huit in Arles, and the Singapore Art Museum.
Stefen does long term projects with a social conscience. Stefen is the co-founder of ‘The Poverty Line’, a global visual project that contexualises poverty. The project was referenced by the World Bank and was presented at TED. He has been named by Nikon as one of Asia’s top photographers.