Award winning photographer Andres Kudacki

Photographer Andres Kudacki was born in Argentina in 1974 but has been based in New York since 2015 after living in Spain, Sweden, Denmark, and the United Kingdom. He began working with the Associated Press in 2008, and his work has appeared worldwide in publications like Time, the Washington Post, the New York Times, the Guardian, the Los Angeles Times, and many others.

In 2014, Picture of the Year International awarded him third place for an Issue Reporting Picture Story for his work on Spain’s housing crisis. He was also given a second-place Istanbul Photo Award; was first finalist for the Luis Valtuena Award; won four Atlanta Seminar awards; earned an honorable mention in the NPPA’s Best of Photojournalism Awards 2014 and second place in NPPA’s 2016 awards; took second place in the China International Press Photo Contest 2016; and was a finalist for the National Association of Iconographers Awards, to mention just a few honors. (andreskudacki.com)

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Photographer Andres Kudacki

Penitents take part in “La Carrera” procession by the Vera Cruz brotherhood in Villarrín de Campos, Spain, April 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A reveler jumps over a bonfire during the Night of San Juan in Alcobendas, near Madrid, June 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Revelers, covered in colored powder celebrate at a Holi Run festival in Madrid, April 12, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A man covers his face in oil and soot as he prepares himself for a carnival festival in the small village of Luzon, Spain, March 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A perigee moon, also known as a supermoon, rises in the sky as a couple kiss in Madrid, Sept. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Penitents from the Cristo de la Buena Muerte brotherhood take part in a procession in Zamora, Spain, in the early hours of April 15, 2014. Hundreds of processions take place throughout Spain during Easter Holy Week. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo scores his side’s third goal during the Champions League Group B soccer match between Real Madrid and Basel at the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium in Madrid, Sept. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Rafael Nadal displays his trophy, as he poses with the ball girls after winning the Madrid Open final against Kei Nishikori of Japan, in Madrid, May 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A reveler is covered in colored powder during the Monsoon Holi Festival in Madrid, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Police remove the door and push away a refrigerator as they break into Maria Isabel Rodriguez Romero’s apartment to evict her and her family in Madrid, Sept. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A professor stands in front of a blackboard where protesting students have written, “Student Strike, 22, 23 and 24 of October,” as students ask him to join the protest against increases in university tuition and budget cuts to education at Complutense University in Madrid, Oct. 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Atlético Madrid’s Diego Godin, right, celebrates a goal with teammate David Villa during a Spanish La Liga soccer match with Getafe CF at the Coliseum Alfonso Pérez in Madrid, April 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Gabriela Ovid and her husband, Jorge, both from Romania, get their children ready for school as they wait for the police to arrive to evict them in Madrid, June 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A man sleeps inside a cardboard box in Madrid, Oct. 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A man rides a horse through a bonfire as part of a ritual in honor of St. Anthony the Abbot, the patron saint of domestic animals, in San Bartolomé de Pinares, about 62 miles west of Madrid, Jan. 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Raquel de Cadiz Escudero, 30, right, and her mother-in-law, Carmen Escudero Garcia, 59, wait for the police to evict Raquel’s family in Madrid, May 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A view of the building where Antonia Ortega and her family live on the day of their pending eviction, in Madrid, Feb. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A runner stretches after crossing the finish line in the 37th Madrid Marathon, April 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A woman votes at a polling station in Madrid, May 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A rider drinks wine next to a bonfire during a ritual in honor of St. Anthony the Abbot, the patron saint of domestic animals, in San Bartolomé de Pinares, about 62 miles west of Madrid, Jan. 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A view of the building where Antonia Ortega and her family live on the day of their pending eviction, in Madrid, Feb. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Protesters demanding a referendum march with republican flags during a demonstration against the Spanish monarchy in Madrid, June 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Asuncion Juanilla Frias, 57, checks a phone as activists negotiate the postponement of her eviction in Madrid, June 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Soledad Carrasquilla Delgado, 53, gets help from her daughter, sister, husband and two members of the Mortgage Victims Platform (PAH) as she faints during a panic attack following the postponement of her family’s eviction in Madrid, Oct. 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Matador Antonio Nazare is tossed by a Los Chospes ranch fighting bull during a bullfight at Las Ventas bullring in Madrid, May 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A penitent of the Virgen de la Esperanza brotherhood waits for the beginning of a Holy Week procession in Zamora, Spain, April 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucía’s son Diego receives a flower to place on his father’s coffin during a wake at the National Auditorium in Madrid, Feb. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A man prepares to vote as his partner and two children wait at a polling station in Madrid, May 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Penitents of the Jesus Yacente brotherhood take part in a Holy Week procession in Zamora, Spain, April 18, 2014. Hundreds of processions take place throughout Spain during Easter week. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Penitents take part in the “Procesión del Silencio” by the Cristo de las Injurias brotherhood during Easter Holy Week in Zamora, Spain, April 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A child sits next to a “cabezudo” and grabs his cane as they pause during a procession at the San Fermín Festival in Pamplona, Spain, July 14, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Students march and light flares during the second day of a student strike in Madrid Feb. 26, 2015. Students across Spain protested changes in the system of university degrees. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Marchers protest government austerity measures, in Madrid, Nov. 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Diana Sofia Meliton, 2, sits outside with her family’s belongings after their eviction by police in Madrid, Feb. 11, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A child cries as penitents from the Jesús en su Tercera Caída brotherhood take part in a procession in Zamora, Spain, April 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A model displays an Autumn/Winter design by Martin Lamothe during Madrid Fashion Week, Feb. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

Spain’s Fernando Verdasco, in red, serves during a Madrid Open tennis match against Croatia’s Marin Čilić, as Grigor Dimitrov from Bulgaria, in blue and reflected in the glass, prepares to serve to Fabio Fognini from Italy in the adjacent court, in Madrid, May 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A demonstrator shouts slogans in support of Ukraine’s protests against Viktor Yanukovych’s government in Madrid, Jan. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

People throw turnips at a man dressed as the demon Jarramplas as he makes his way through the streets beating his drum, during the Jarramplas Festival in Piornal, Spain, Jan. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Photographer Andres Kudacki

A man dressed as Spider-Man performs for money as tourists look at the main square in Madrid, May 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

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