Mayco Naing is a photographer and photography trainer. She received a B.A. degree in Economics from Yangon University in 2005. She founded Mo.K Studio in 2009. She has worked with Unicef (CESR), EU, UNDP, ILO, IOM, Saudi Embassy, Roche, Emirates Airline, USAID, French Embassy, GRET, Goethe Institut, IFB, Novotel, AYA bank, MPT, Digicel, and Ooredoo. She has won two international awards, New York Farmani Gallery Creativity Prize, YPF (2010) and Young Talent Prize, Dali International Photo Festival (2015). Her exhibitions are screenings are Festival Images Singulières, Sètes, France (2010), Opening of Myanmar Studies International Conference, Université de Marseille Provence, France, (July 2010), “Nuit de l’Année”, Rencontres d’Arles, France, (2010), Pansodan Gallery, Yangon, (February 2011), Yangon Photo Festival (2011), Collective Exhibition for Aung San Suu Kyi at NLD, Yangon (May 2011), Biennale de Lyon, France – Plan B Art-tripping Contemporary Photo Exhibition (September 2011), Photo Happening and Exhibition for Environment, Institut Francais de Birmanie ,Yangon (January 2012), “The Gender Under Reflections,” New Zero Art Space Gallery, Yangon (September 2012), The International multimedia arts festival, Yangon (2012), Blue Wind International Multimedia Art Festival, Yangon (November 2012), Art-tripping Contemporary Photo Exhibition series of Metropolis, Lyon, France (December 2012), Artist Residency, Ecole Nationale de la Photographie, Arles (October to December 2013). Multi-ethnicity, Yangon Photo Festival (2014), Underwater, Bangkok Biennale, BACC, Bangkok (July 2015), Exhibition Underwater, Dali International Photo Festival (August 2015), Exhibition Underwater, Bangkok University Gallery (2016).
Le mal du pays / Homesickness – Issue 4