Richard Mosse (1980 Ireland, now based in New York) holds an MFA in photography from Yale University School of Art and a postgraduate diploma in fine art from Goldsmiths, London. He also holds a first-class BA in English literature from King’s College London and a master’s in cultural studies from the London Consortium (ICA, AA, Tate, Birkbeck). His work has been exhibited at the Akademie der Künste, Berlin; Barbican Art Gallery, London; Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City; Kunsthaus Munich; Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago; Palais de Tokyo, Paris; Tate Modern, London; SFMOMA, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro. In 2011, Mosse was awarded a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, with a supplemental stipend from the Leon Levy Foundation. In 2006, he received a Leonore Annenberg Fellowship in the Performing and Visual Arts. He represented Ireland at the 55th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia in 2013.