Focusing in various social justice issues, Hermosa has collaborated with several NGO’s and publications as a Documentary photographer and videographer.

Hermosa completed her undergraduate studies in Social Work and Masters degree in international Cooperation and humanitarian intervention. She completed Media studies in Ireland and graduated from the Documentary Photography and Photojournalism program at the International Center of photography in New York where she has been award with ICP George and Hoyce Moss Scholarship 2015.

Currently Hermosa is based between NYC and Ireland. She is a lead faculty at the International Center of Photography (ICP) as part of the Community Programs and a multimedia freelance.  

Her images and short documentaries have appeared in publications like New York Times, Huffington Post, PDN, life force magazine, The Irish Times, Rwanda post, lenscratch, Films for Action among others.

Hermosa has been award by Thomson Reuters Foundation scholarship 2013 and got finalist in Manuel Rivera-Ortiz film festival 2015 and ICCL Human Rights Film Awards 2015. 

 

 

 

Exhibitions:

  • 2016 - THE FUTURE PERFECT. Photoville. New York City, US
  • 2016 - THE FUTURE PERFECT. ICP Rita K. Hillman Education Gallery, New York City, US.
  • 2016 - Wood Quay Venue. Dublin City council. Dublin, Ireland.
  • 2015 - TIPPING POINT. GuatePhoto International Photo Festival. La Antigua, Guatemala.
  • 2015 - TIPPING POINT. Rita K. Hillman Education Gallery. New York, US.
  • 2014 - 8x8 Photo festival. Trinity colleage. Dublin.
  • 2014 - FACING AIDS. Ireland, Brusels, UK.
  • 2013-  FOTO GENOCICIO. Guatemala.
  • 2013-  30 YEARS OF SILENCE. Irish Aid Volunteering and Information Centre, Dublin.
  • 2013 - 30 YEARS OF SILENCE. UCC, Cork. Ireland.
  • 2013 - SUITCASE STORIES. UNICEF.  Chester Beatty Library, Dublin Castle. Dublin.
  • 2012 - STORIES OF SURVIVAL AND SAVE HEAVEN. Photo Ireland Festival. UNHCR. Photo Ireland International Photography festival. 2012

 

Film festivals:

  •  2015  Les Rencontres d'Arles festival.  France.
  •  2015  Guth Gafa International Documentary Film Festival. Ireland·
  •  2015  ICCL International Human Rights Film Festival. Ireland
  •  2015  Latin American Film Festival. Ireland
  •  2014  Northern Ireland Human Right film festival “Let the devil sleep” Rwanda, 20 years on from Genocide. Belfast.
  •  2013 Belfast Film Festival.  Belfast

 

Academic  

  • International Center of Photography – Photojournalism & Documentary Program. New York. 2015
  • World Press Photo Workshop: Multimedia Journalism, Madrid. 2012
  • Media Studies. Journalism and photography. Marino College. Ireland. 2010
  • Advance documentary photography. Gallery of photography. Dublin, Ireland 2010
  • International Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid.  Madrid, Spain. 2007
  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work. Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Spain. 2003.