Andrej Balco (1973) is a freelance photographer based in Bratislava, Slovakia. He graduated from the Institute of Creative Photography at the Silesian University in Opava, Czech Republic. In his personal work he focuses on the human and his interaction with the environment. His work has been exhibited at Noorderlicht Festival and at the Prague House of Photography, the Leica Gallery (Prague), the Festival of Photography in Lodz (Poland), as well as in England, Australia, Finland, Brazil and Japan.
He is a co-founder and member of Sputnik Photos collective.
2001 – 2010 Master’s degree in photography at the Institute of Creative Photography,
Faculty of Philosophy and Science at the Silesian University in Opava, CZ
1993 – 1998 Master’s degree at the Faculty of Social Work, Trnava University, Trnava