Jimena is a self taught emerging photographer based in Peru with a Bachelor's Degree in journalism from Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru (PUCP). Her work focus on spotlight news, identity, migration, gender, Amazon issues and peasantry. She has been living the last two years in the amazon - andean province of La Convencion (Cusco), where she has develop different collaboration projects with locals. She has been selected for the 2021 mentorship program of Women Photograph and received her first scholarship for the Missouri Photo Workshop.
Currently working in Lima.
She is also a member of Diversify Photo and Women Photogrpah
2021 - 73rd Missouri Photo Workshop (selected), awarded with the Mary Clerc Scholarship
2021 - Lucie Foundation: The Guardian Project for Documentary Photographers and Photojournalists (Finalist in Street Photography Category)
2021 - Collective projection of art and photography JINKIORI (Pilcopata - Cusco, Peru)
2021 - Women Photograph Mentorship Class (Mentee) - Selected
2020 - 5th generation of LATAM Network of Young Journalists (Distintas Latitudes) - Selected
2020 - Exhibition Pusitunquru project: Collective memory of southern Peru in times of Covid 19 - Selected
2020 - Exhibition "Nosotras estamos en la Calle" festival- 12th edition (Lima, Peru) - Selected
2019 - Women Photograph Workshop 2019: Latin America - Selected
2019 - Exhibition in the Citizen festival "100en1día" (Lima, Perú) - Selected
2018 - Mobile documentary photography workshop 'Fotos por el Cambio' (Danielle Villasana) - Selected