Paula Gortázar is a Spanish photographic artist and lecturer based in London. From 2002 to 2007
she received individual photography training with Rafael Sanz Lobato (Spanish
 National Photography Award 2011). In 2010 she obtained a Postgraduate Certificate in Photography from Central Saint Martins College of Art and in 2011 she completed
 an M.A in Photographic Studies at the University of Westminster. Paula also 
holds a Law Degree that has influenced her photographic practice by allowing her 
to better communicate current social and political issues.

Her work has been widely exhibited in Canada, USA, UK and Spain and published in different international media including the British Journal of Photography. Among 
several awards, she has recently been selected for 
Flash Forward Festival, the Sony World Photography Awards 2012 and has had her work exhibited at The Photographers’ Gallery as part of Fresh Faced & Wild Eyed graduate show.