Annick Donkers is a documentary photographer from Antwerp, Belgium. After obtaining a Masters´ degree in Psychology, she decided to specialize in photography. She has received a grant from the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 2008 and was selected to participate in the 2008 Seminar on Contemporary Photography at the Centro de la Imagen in Mexico City. Her work has been exhibited and published internationally. She was one of the winners at the Survival International Competition (2015), won an award at the San José Photo Festival in Uruguay (2016), at the Sony Awards in UK (2016), the MIFA awards in Russia (2016), the IPA awards in USA (2016), the TIFA awards in Tokyo (2016). She received an honorable mention at the Px3 Prix de la Photo in Paris (2016), was selected at Latin American Photography vol.5/vol.6/vol.7 in New York (2016, 2017, 2018) and for the cover of Dodho magazine in Spain (2016). She was on the Shortlist for the Kolga Awards in Tbilisi, Georgia and Athens Photo festival in Greece (2017), received the Premio Pedro Meyer at the Contest for Contemporary Photography in Mexico (2017), an honorable mention at ND Awards and Chromatic Awards (2017), was the winner of the 2017 Color Prize of Dodho Magazine in Spain, winner of the IPOTY Awards (2018) and Chromatic Awards (2018) and has been selected to participate at Addis Fotofest in Ethiopia, Africa (2018).
She currently lives and works as a freelance photographer in Mexico City.