Ruth Prieto Arenas | Safe Heaven

Country of origin: Mexico
Project location: United States
Program: Magnum Foundation Fellowship
Year: 2013


Ruth was borned and raised in Mexico city where she studied Communications. She moved to New York city to pursue her studies in Photography. She did an internship in the cultural research department at Magnum photos. She graduated from the program in Documentary Photography and Photojournalism at the International Center of Photography in 2012 in New York. 

She has focused her work in themes of immigration, identity and race.