Yangon
Yangon punk Scum at home in Tamwe. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Maesot
A Burmese child stands on the mound of rubbish where she lives just outside of Maesot, Thailand. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Mae La
Aung San Suu Kyi walks through Mae La refugee camp in Thailand. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Yangon
Eaiddhi gets the name of his band tattooed to his chest by La Paing. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Kachin
A recovering heroin addict reflected in a mirror at his home in Moegaung. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Yangon
Burmese punks at the Freedamn Festival in downtown Yangon. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Shan
Novice monks walk past as a tourist fixes her hair at a monastery in Shan State. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Yangon
A man walks through the grounds of the Secretariat building, site of General Aung San's assassination. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Kachin
A heroin addict shows off caps used to hold and sell the drug in Dun Gam. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Yangon
Burmese punks at the Freedamn Festival in downtown Yangon. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Yangon
A transgender competitor prepares to take the stage at a beauty pageant to mark World AIDS Day. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Yangon
Burmese men walk past graffiti on Bogyoke Aung San Road. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Yangon
A monk walks through Bohtataung Pagoda Festival in downtown Yangon. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Yangon
A music fan at We Are The Legend hardcore concert in Kandawgyi Park. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Mandalay
Natkadaw (spirit mediums) at Taungbyone Spirit Festival. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Maesot
Migrant children study in Maesot, Thailand. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Yangon
Posters for Manchester United and Rihanna in downtown Yangon. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Kachin
Children play at home in Dun Gam. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Mandalay
A Natkadaw (Spirit Medium) prepares to perform at Taungbyone Spirit Festival. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
Yangon
A transgender competitor prepares to take the stage at a beauty pageant to mark World AIDS Day. © Matt Grace | Documentary Photography and Reportage from Myanmar.
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Yangon Calling: Music, Subculture and Politics in Myanmar

Yangon Calling
14 Jul 2013 / 0 Comments / in Journal

After a huge amount of work by my good friend Alexander Dluzak this is now available to buy through amazon.de. Photos by myself, texts by Alex and includes the documentary ‘Yangon Calling: Punk in Myanmar’, released last year by Alex and Peewee.

Seven Days

Kawthaung
23 Jun 2013 / 0 Comments / in Journal

Very honoured to be part of the 7 Days in Myanmar project. Final choice of images not down to me but here are a few frames that I’m glad made the cut and will be considered for the final publication – look out for it in December…

Subcultural style

Micro
17 Jun 2013 / 0 Comments / in Journal

Subculture in Myanmar is a subject I’ve been shooting for a long time now, starting with a lot of work on the underground music scene and slowly spreading through the youth of Yangon. I know I’ve posted these before but with the release date of the book they were shot for fast approaching I feel […]

Rebuilding

05 Jun 2013 / in Journal

Due to technical problems I’m working through re-building this site, please be patient…