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Natalie Keyssar is a documentary photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. She is interested in inequality, youth culture, and the personal effects of political turmoil and violence, primarily in the US and Latin America. She has a BFA in Painting and Illustration from The Pratt Institute.
Keyssar has contributed to publications such as The New York Times Magazine, Time, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, National Geographic, and California Sunday Magazine and been awarded by organisations including the Philip Jones Griffith Award. The Aaron Siskind Foundation, PDN 30, Magenta Flash Forward, and American Photography.
She has taught New Media at the International Centre of Photography in New York and has instructed at various workshops across the US and Latin America with organisations such as Foundry, Women Photograph, The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, the IWMF and International Photography Festival of Puebla, Mexico.
She is a Pulitzer Center Grantee, a long-term fellow with the International Women’s Media Foundation Latin America program, the winner of the 2018 ICP Infinity Emerging Photographer Award and the 2019 PH Museum Women Photographer's Grant. She speaks fluent Spanish and is available for assignments internationally as well as teaching and speaking engagements.