Jordi Ruiz Cirera (Barcelona, Spain, 1984) is a documentary photographer. He studied design and worked as a graphic designer for several years before going to London to study a master’s degree in photojournalism and documentary photography at the London College of Communication, from which he graduated with honours in 2011. His work has received awards and recognition internationally with the Picture of the Year award, the Lucie International Photography Award and recently with the Taylor-Wessing Photographic Portraiture award of the National Portrait Gallery in London. His work has been exhibited in London, Paris, Barcelona, Madrid and Mälmo. He currently combines publishing and comercial orders with long-term documentary projects. He recently published his first monograph, Los Menonos, with Éditions du LIC. Jordi Ruiz Cirera is a member of Laif agency. Studies: 2011 MA Photojournalism and Documentary Photography, London College of Communication, London, UK. 2007 Master Degree in Design at Elisava college, Barcelona, Spain. 2006 BA in Design, National College of Arts and Design, Dublin, Ireland.