Entry Title: "Yemen Uprising"
Name:
Jonathan Saruk
, Sweden
Category: Professional, Press


Entry Description:

Thousands of Yemenis protested last year against the rule of former President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

About the Artist:

Jonathan is a freelance photographer currently based between Kabul, Afghanistan and Malm, Sweden. He is a graduate of the International Center of Photography in New York, NY, where he was awarded a scholarship from The New York Times. He is currently a Featured Contributor with Reportage by Getty Images.<br /> <br /> Jonathans still images have been published in The New Yorker, Neon Magazine, Newsweek, The Sunday Times Magazine (London), The Times (London), The New York Times, among others. His video work has been broadcast on HDnets World Report.<br /> <br /> Jonathan was named a selected winner for the Magenta Foundations Flash Forward 2009. He attended the Eddie Adams Workshop in 2008 where he won an award from the Associated Press and he was honored by International Photography Awards in 2009 for his work in Afghanistan. Jonathan also holds an M.A. in print journalism from New York University.<br /> <br />