Work in progress of outdoor exhibition on Vesterbro. Illustration: Hanne Lise Thomsen. Photos: Steven Achiam

Work in progress of outdoor exhibition on Vesterbro. Illustration: Hanne Lise Thomsen. Photos: Steven Achiam


EXHIBITS 

LIV RET IS CURRENTLY TOURING IN DENMARK WITH INTIME PHOTOS IN LARGE FORMAT:

Copenhagen 18th-30th on Israels Plads Aarhus 1-17th September in Tangkrogen.


Photo: Ditte Valente

Photo: Ditte Valente

FOR HIS STORY SUMO HE HAS BEEN AWARDED SEVERAL PRIZES AND WAS HEADLINE On FIRST LUMIX FESTIVAL FOR YOUNG PHOTOJOURNALISM. 


BOOK

Photo: Karb Studio

Photo: Karb Studio

"BEST IN THE WORLD - PHOTOGRAPHY IN A COOK BOOK FROM GOURMAND AWARDS

TOGETHER WITH MICHELIN STAR CHEF OF KIIN KIIN - HENRIK YDE - HE HAS PUBLISHED DEAD AND FERMENTED.  THE COFFEE TABLE BOOK FOLLOWS A MURDER INVESTIGATION AND DESIGNED WITH TITLECARDS, FOLDOUTS AND CALCIFICATION PAPER. EDITION 2000 COPIES SIGNED AND ASSEMBLED BY HAND.

Photo: Mille Nicolajsen

Photo: Mille Nicolajsen

STEVEN ACHIAM IS REPRESENTED BY

AGENTUR FOCUS IN GERMANY.

POLKA GALERIE IN PARIS.

100Heads in other territories.







 




DANISH PHOTOJOURNALIST


FOCUS ON social issues and HUMAN RIGHTs stories.

  Hamal Munaf from Bangladesh works in temperatures of about 45° Celsius as a sales person in an open-container kiosk. He is one of about 170,000 expatriate Bangladeshis working in Kuwait. Most workers arrive in the country legally on contracts to do cleaning and other menial tasks in a booming economy, but many claim that they end up receiving salaries drastically lower than those they were promised. 

 

Hamal Munaf from Bangladesh works in temperatures of about 45° Celsius as a sales person in an open-container kiosk. He is one of about 170,000 expatriate Bangladeshis working in Kuwait. Most workers arrive in the country legally on contracts to do cleaning and other menial tasks in a booming economy, but many claim that they end up receiving salaries drastically lower than those they were promised. 

WORLD PRESS PHOTO AWARD FOR HIS IMAGE OF A MIGRANT WORKER IN KUWAIT. 


INTERACTIVE

Screenshot from Deadline Athens

Screenshot from Deadline Athens

THE INTERACTIVE DOCUMENTARY DEADLINE ATHENS PLACES THE AUDIENCE IN THE EYE OF THE STORM OF A SOCIAL TRAGEGY: WHAT HAPPENS TO THE 5,000 UNACCOMPANIED REFUGEE CHILDREN WHO EACH YEAR ARRIVE IN EUROPE. MANY END UP IN A DANGEROUS UNDERWORLD IN ATHENS. YOU CONTROL THE JOURNALIST WHO INVESTIGATES THE STORY. YOU MAKE THE CHOICES.

Video work from Face The Climate

he was prized as TV-PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR FOR HIS WORK ON FACE THE CLIMATE  ABOUT THE CONSEQUENCES OF CLIMATE cHANGE FOR NINE FAMILIES BY JURY OF THE DANISH PRESS PHOTO.

 


Sexoffenders in Florida trailerpark on newspaper cover.

Sexoffenders in Florida trailerpark on newspaper cover.

HIS WORK HAS BEEN PUBLISHED IN LE MONDE MAGAZINE, VANITY FAIR, FORBES, AMNESTY INTernational, STERN VIEW, DIE ZEIT, GEOLINO, VG, INSSIKT, DIE VOLKSKRANT, THE SUNDAY TIMES IRLAND,INFORMATION, UD&SE, EUROMAN & BØRSEN.

Coverphoto: Steven Achiam

Coverphoto: Steven Achiam