Kurt Tong

The United Kingdom, London The Photographers' Gallery

Kurt Tong (b. 1977, Hong Kong) originally trained as a health visitor at the University of Liverpool, but became a full-time photographer in 2003, gaining his Masters in documentary photography at the London College of Communications in 2006. Tong’s work has been widely published and exhibited and he has been the recipient of a number of photography prizes including the Jerwood Photography Award 2008, the Troika/Format Exposure Award, 2010 and the Magenta Foundation, Flash Forward, 2011 and 2012.

He currently lives and works in Hong Kong and London.