Contact:
(+45)25546727
mail@mathiassvold.dk
Instagram: @mathiassvold 

Mathias Svold (b. 1991) is a documentary photographer based in Denmark. Besides pursuing personal long-term projects he is working with various kinds of reportage, portrait and video assignments. 
He graduated in 2017 from the Danish School of Media and Journalism’s photojournalism program and have been interning for National Geographic Magazine (US) and Jyllands-Posten (DK). He is currently a mentee at VII's two-year program. 

In 2019 he published the photobook KYSTLAND: https://www.kystland.com/
  
Awards and honors:
2019: Årets pressefoto (Danish PoY) / Photographer of the Year
2019: Årets pressefoto (Danish PoY) / Portrait / 2. place
2018: Selected for VII's mentor program 
2018: The 6x6 Global Talent Program / Nominated
2018: The Eddie Adams Workshop / Selected
2018: The Joop Swart Masterclass (World Press Photo) / Nominated
2018: Newspaper of the Year, Denmark / Gold for Coastland in Politiken
2017: Årets pressefoto (Danish PoY) / Reportage Denmark / Winner
2017: CPOY / Portfolio / Winner (College Photographer of the Year)
2017: CPOY / Interpretive Project / Silver
2017: Selected for Magnum workshop at Visa pour l'image in Perpignan
2015: Årets pressefoto (Danish PoY) / Daily life / 2. place
2015: CPOY / Multimedia / Winner  
2015: PDN Photo Annual / Video / Finalist 
2014: CPOY / Domestic Picture Story / Winner 
2014: Årets pressefoto (Danish PoY) / Multimedia Production / Winner
Solo exhibitions
2019: KYSTLAND - Pixlart 

Group exhibitions

2018: Visa pour l'image - Coastland (screening) 
2017: Fotografisk Center (On-The-Go) - Coastland
2017: Copenhagen Photo Festival - Life Exposed 
2017: Pixlart - Life Exposed 
2016: Copenhagen Photo Festival: Picture The Music 
2015: AIP Aarhus Independent Pixel / Shortlisted