REFUGEES

The search for a new life is the main incentive for millions of people who every day leave their homes or what is left of them to survive in the first place and then to accomplish a dignified life...

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BOSNIA

“Bosnia” is a work carried out between 2012 and 2015 in the town of Srebrenica among others. There, on the 10th of July 1995 the Serbian forces and militiamen called “The Skorpions” murdered over 8,000 Muslim men...

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PORTFOLIO

Here we can see different works of media coverage such as the Calbuco and Puyehue volcano eruptions, Patagonia forest fires, the visit of Estela de Carlotto, among others.

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Matías Quirno Costa

Born in Buenos Aires in 1971, he lived and studied in San Isidro, Buenos Aires. He became a primary school teacher in 1993. In 1994 he settled permanently in San Martín de los Andes. He studied photography with Pablo Camperi. Once he decided to specialize in documentalism and photojournalism, he studied in Barcelona with Jordi Marti Costa, and worked in Bosnia, Serbia and Croatia. He perfected illumination and studio photography with Josep Maria Saurí, a photographer in Arenys de Mar, Catalonia. He started working as a teacher in the “Reporter Academy” photojournalism school in Barcelona in 2013, and when it closed he became a partner of the new school, “Pina Photo”, based in Barcelona, with Jordi Marti Costa. As a teacher and partner he keeps on working in Bosnia and Serbia, and in 2015 included the northern areas of Argentinian and Chilean Patagonia.
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