Patrícia Monteiro is a documentary photographer currently based in São Paulo, Brazil. Member of Women Photograph and Girl Gaze.

Bloomberg contributor since 2015, she’s always looking for stories and events to document, interested in social and economic issues around the world.

Her work has been published in Time,, Al Jazeera, Audubon, El País, Bloomberg Business, Buzzfeed News, Valor Econômico, The Wall Street Journal, Aftenposten (Norway), EBS News (South Korea), Harmony Magazine (India), among others.

Available for assignments in Brazil and elsewhere.


2019 Storytelling Workshop with Tamara Merino. Santiago, Chile.

2018 RISC Training XV. Itatiba – SP.

2017 Missouri Photo Workshop (MPW) 69.

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.


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)