Josué Rivas (b. 1989 Turtle Island)

Awards

2017 1st Place, FotoEvidence Book Award with World Press Photo 

2017 People's Choice, PDN Faces 

2017 1st Place, Sinchi Photo Competition 

2017 Honorable Mention International Photography Awards in the Professional: Editorial, Photo Essay and Feature Story

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 "Badlands" Professional Art Society of Stanford University Stanford, CA

2018  "World Press Photo Exhibition" Worldwide

2017  "Water is Life" The Growlery, San Francisco, CA

2017   "We the People" Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul, MN 

2017   "The Art of Indigenous Resistance" Traveling Across the U.S.  

2017   "Standing Rock Lucie Foundation Showcase" Photo LA, Los Angeles, CA

2017  Taking Native People’s Land, Then and Now, Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA

Lectures

2017 The Power of Telling Your Own Story, Earth Systems Stanford University

2017 The Power of Telling Your Own Story, TEDx Rapid City

Education

2018 The New York Times Portfolio Review

2017 Magnum Foundation Photography and Social Justice Fellowship

Film Screenings

2017 Akicita, Sundance Film Festival, Park City, UT (Cinematographer)

2016  Standing Strong Short Film, Red Nation Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA (Director, Cinematographer, Editor)

2016  We Are Still Here Short Film, Bioneers Conference, San Rafael, CA (Director, Cinematographer, Editor)