Pete Muller

Pete Muller is a photographer and researcher based in Nairobi, Kenya. His work explores issues of conflict, masculinity and nationalism in post-colonial states. He strives to create images and material that demand emotional and intellectual consideration for the lives and experiences of those depicted.

His ongoing work, A Tale of Two Wolves, examines the interplay between concepts of masculinity, male experience and violence. He has worked in South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Somalia, the Palestinian Territories, Afghanistan, Zimbabwe, Sierra Leone and elsewhere.

Pete is a contributing photographer to National Geographic Magazine, TIME magazine, The Washington Post, The New York Times and others. He has also partnered on humanitarian advocacy campaigns with Amnesty International, the Nobel Women’s Initiative, and other organizations. Pete has won awards from World Press Photo, Pictures of the Year International, TIME Magazine, the Overseas Press Club, the World Photography Organization and others. His work is supported by the Magnum Emergency Fund, the Open Society Initiative and other foundations. Pete is currently an Ochberg Fellow at the DART Center for Journalism and Trauma.