Sacha Dean Biyan
New York, NY | Photographer
Sacha Dean Biyan is an international gypsy who speaks five languages and has lived in the US, Canada, Europe, South America and Asia. He holds a Master’s Degree in Aeronautical Engineering and worked for over 10 years as a consultant in the aerospace industry before becoming an award-winning photojournalist and filmmaker. Biyan has shot for Sony Music, Adidas, the Gap and Discovery, and his images have appeared in GQ, Vogue and Marie Claire. He has held solo exhibitions of his works in São Paulo,Florence, Barcelona, Paris, Tokyo, and in Los Angeles as a benefit for Amnesty International. Biyan is the author of two fine art books, Spiritus Mundi, which documents his encounters with remote indigenous tribes in Brazil, Ecuador, Bolivia, Peru, The Philippines, India, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, etc.; and Eccentris, a retrospective of his work in fashion and advertising from 1998-2006.