The global award in photography and sustainability

Olivier Richon

Head of Photography, Royal College of Art

Richon was born in 1956 in Lausanne, Switzerland. He studied at the Polytechnic of Central London and received a BA (Hons) in Film and Photographic Arts in 1980 and a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in 1988.

Real Allegories, a monograph of his photographic work was published by Steidl in 2006.

He is a Professor of Photography at the Royal College of Art and is represented by Ibid Projects, London.

Olivier Richon