Born in South Africa, Michelle Sank has lived in the UK since 1987. She describes herself as “a social documentary photographer exploring physical and human landscapes through social and cultural diversity. My practice for the most part focuses on people and communities living on the edge of society.”
She has undertaken numerous commissions for prominent galleries and magazines in Europe and the USA and her work has won awards in many prestigious competitions including the National Portrait Gallery and the British Journal of Photography. Her photographs have been exhibited and published extensively in England, Europe, Australia and Mexico, South Africa and the U.S.A and are held in collections in the UK, Channel Islands and the USA.