About the Photographer | Toby Binder
Toby Binder was born 1977 in Esslingen, Germany and studied at the Stuttgart Academy of Art and Design. Toby’s photography predominately focuses on social, environmental and political topics. Based in Argentina and Germany, Toby focuses on working-class life by developing long-form documentary projects. He is mostly interested in topics of post-war and crisis situations as well as in the daily life of people.
His work has been awarded and nominated internationally, e.g. with a Gomma Grant in 2020, the Felix-Schoeller and ZEKE-Award in 2019, the Philip-Jones-Griffiths-Award in 2018, the Sony-World-Photo-Awards in 2019 and 2017 and the Nannen-Preis in 2017. The same year he received an Honorable Mention by UNICEF Photo of the Year.