Kyaw Kyaw Winn

Myanmar
BIOGRAPHY

Kyaw Kyaw Winn has been an enthusiastic photographer for more than two decades. His passion in photography was ignited after attending his first introductory photography course while he was still in middle school in 1998 and after 17 years, a passion became a profession. Now Kyaw Kyaw is one of Myanmar’s most respected and awarded photographers.

Kyaw Kyaw writes many photography and travel photography articles for the local magazines and journals. His photographs have appeared on the covers of publications internationally. Since 2007 he has won over 500 awards in both local and international photo contests. Most of them, Grand Prizes from ‘Smithsonian USA’, China, Thailand and Gold Prizes from Korea, China, Cyprus. First Prizes from Thailand, USA, Singapore, Nepal, Philippine, England and Japan. He was also specially invited to participate in the JENESYS Program held in Tokyo, Japan in 2008. He lived three months in there and participated in this program together with other artists from over the world. Recently he won “Grand Prize in the 9th International Photographic Contest of Change” Thailand. He also participate in many special photo programs such as “7 days in Myanmar Multi media program, 2013”, “ The International Photographer and writer Thailand, 2013”. “ASEAN Eye Culture, Thailand 2014”.

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