Oleksandr Rupeta

VII Mentor Program 2023-24

Oleksandr Rupeta is a Ukrainian photographer working worldwide. He carries out short and long-term projects about political, cultural, and social life in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia. His works highlight the Russo-Ukrainian War, the Afghan Red Crescent Society, the life of the Iranian Jewish community, the Sufi Community in Northern Cyprus, people with disabilities in Southern African countries, ethnic minorities in Azerbaijan, the communist legacy in the Balkans, the LGBT community in China, and more. To date, his work has appeared in publications including The New York Times, The Financial Times, The Times, The Guardian, The Economist, Nature, and Forbes.