Patrícia Monteiro is a Brazilian documentary photographer based in São Paulo, Brasil. Member of Women Photograph and Girl Gaze, her work of interest is focused on social and gender-based issues in Latin America.

Her work has been published in The Wall Street Journal, El País, Bloomberg Business, Revista Cláudia,, NPR, Buzzfeed News, National Geographic Brasil, among others.


2020 Women Photograph Workshop 

2020 Rough Cut Lab. DocMontevideo 

2019 Storytelling Workshop with Tamara Merino. Santiago, Chile.

2019 Costurando a Narrativa. Workshop de Montagem com Lia Kulakauskas. SESC Paulista. 

2019 A Montagem e a Narrativa Cinematográfica com Cristina Amaral. CINESesc. 

2018 RISC Training XV. Itatiba - SP.

2017 Missouri Photo Workshop (MPW) 69.

2016 Documentário para Cinema e TV. B_arco.

Documentary Photography and Photojournalism Program at the International Center of Photography (ICP) 2013/14. New York.

Bachelor’s degrees in Journalism (PUC-SP) and Social Sciences (USP). Brazil.


2020 Recipient of the COVID-19 Emergency Fund for Journalists from the Nacional Geographic Society together with 6 other Brazilian photographers. 

2017 Recipient of the Team Lee Award during the MPW 69. Eldon, MO.

2014 Joy of Giving Award runner-up.

Forward Thinking Museum, New York (3rd quarter)

2014 Elective Affinities. International Center of Photography, New York (June-August)

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