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Mauro Vombe (1988) was born and based in Maputo, Mozambique. He started photographing in 2006.

Her work ties in with her previous theater experience, revealing hidden feelings and creating a form of collective or individual representation, and finds resonance in her work as a news and events journalist. Mauro Vombe has received numerous awards, both at home and internationally.

He participated in an exhibition dedicated to 40 years of Mozambican photojournalism at the Fernando Leite Couto Foundation in 2015. In 2017, he was invited to the “Catchupa Factory”, in Mindelo, Cape Verde.

In 2018, he was selected for the democraSEE 2 prize. He participated in “Five Photographers”, a tribute to David Goldblatt which took place in Maputo, Bamako, Durban and Maseru.