Matjaž Krivic (1972) is a documentary photographer who is capturing the stories of places in poverty, in actuality rich with tradition and religious heritage. He documents important social events all over the globe, mainly regarding topics of ecology, globalization and social inequality. He photographs in an intense, personal and aesthetically moving style that has won him several prestigious awards, including World Press Photo in 2016 and Lensculture award in 2019, as well as winning the title of Travel photographer of the year several years in a row. His documentary photographs were exhibited in Slovenia (Cankarjev dom, Galerija Fotografija, Kibla portal) as well as abroad (Paris, Sydney, Moscow).