Anastasia Taylor-Lind

United Kingdom/Sweden

Anastasia Taylor-Lind is a photojournalist who has been reporting on women, war and violence for the last 20 years. She is a National Geographic Society Explorer, a TED fellow and a 2016 Harvard Nieman fellow. 

Anastasia has been photographing the war in Ukraine since it started in 2014. An overview of this work was exhibited at Imperial War Museums in the UK in 2022. 

Her monograph Maidan: Portraits from the Black Square documented the Revolution of Dignity and was published by GOST books in 2014. Her first poetry collection One Language was published by Smith|Doorstop in 2022. 

Anastasia holds Master’s degrees in Documentary Photography and Poetry.

World Press Photo Involvement:
2024 World Press Photo Contest Europe jury chair
2016 World Press Photo Contest jury member
2011 Joop Swart Masterclass participant

Anastasia Taylor-Lind on social media:
Instagram: @anastasiatl
Twitter: @anastasiatl

Anastasia Taylor-Lind
Portrait credit: Paolo Verzone