Monica Jorge [MAH-ni-kuh JORJ]
is a photographer based in Hartford, CT
After graduating with a B.S. in 2015, Monica relocated from Northwestern Ohio to New York City where she studied visual journalism and documentary studies at The International Center of Photography (ICP). Her work in photojournalism has focused on news, politics, and social issues beginning with the 2016 presidential election cycle. In 2017, Monica was awarded the Alexia Foundation student grant for her longterm work on senior caretakers through her Grandmother's experience as a sole-caretaker to her husband with Vascular Dementia. Monica attended the 2017 session of the Eddie Adams Workshop. She spent time at The Hartford Courant before freelancing full-time based in Hartford, Connecticut, where she is from. Monica works with various clients including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, among others.
Cell: +1 860 849 1463