Joanna is a Maltese photographer and writer who is interested in exploring social issues within her home country. Besides that, she is drawn to investigating the effects of new technologies on individuals and society at large. All these factors inspire her to use photography and writing to create journalistic stories. 

After having graduated in Ba.Communications (Hons) from the University of Malta in 2012, she went on to pursue an MA in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography at London College of Communication in 2014.

She has completed work for publications and organisations including Die Zeit, AFP, The Times of Malta, The Malta Independent, Open Society Foundations, Transgender Europe and UNHCR, amongst others. 

Throughout 2018 she was mentored by Women Photograph under the guidance of Kate Bubacz and Endia Beal.

Joanna is a member of the platform Women Photograph.

Follow her on Instagram at @_joannademarco.

Available for commissions. 
Contact: [email protected]


August 2018 - Another Europe - Kings Cross, London 

November 2015 - 'Willa' screening - Transgender Europe, Berlin

November 2015 - Sea Change - Bellevue Gallery, Basel, Switzerland 

October 2015 - Sea Change - Literaturhaus, Vienna

March 2015 - Sea Change - Literarisches Colloquium Berlin, Berlin 

January 2015 - Sea Change -  Literaturhuset -Oslo, Norway

January 2015 - Consider This - London College of Communications, London

Notable mentions 

Awarded the Malta Arts Research Fund for 'The Spaces That Connect Us'

Women Photograph Mentorship 2017 - 2018

Project Sea Change shortlisted for Publication of the Year by the Norwegian Association of Publishing Houses - 2016

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