Simi Vijay is an editorial, portrait & Documentary photographer currently based in New York and Lagos. An Alumni of the International center of Photography, New York.
He has worked on several photo documentary projects for different International Organizations:
UNICEF – The End polio - Hard to reach project (2015) in 3 states in Nigeria
UNFPA – Photo documenting the UNFPA safe space in Refugee camps in North East Nigeria.
UNHCR – Photo Documenting the Anglophone Cameroonian Refugee relocation and crisis in South East Nigeria.
WATERAID – Creating portraits of Beneficiaries of the water Aid projects for an annual report.
USAID MARKETS II – Photo Documenting the agricultural intervention projects in Kaduna state, Nigeria.
MARIE STOPES – Video documenting MSLadies project in Laminga, Nigeria
DFID PERL ARC – Photo Documenting their projects and human interest stories across Nigeria
Photographing corporate events/conferences for EU Nigeria, EU-ECES
Creating documentary videos/Vox Pops for GIAE - GIZ NIGERIA and UNHCR.
He has exhibited in group shows to include: International Center of Photography Student Exhibit, New York 2019
Retro Africa Art exhibition, Abuja,Nigeria, 2016
Portrait of America, EyeEm, San Francisco, California 2015
His work has been published in various magazines, like Avenir Magazine, and Annual Reports for the UNFPA, UNHCR, & WATERAID.
New York // Lagos
+1 646 724 8927
@simivijay on IG/Twitter
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