Mikkel Hørlyck (b. 1990), is a freelance photojournalist, writer and artist based in Aarhus, Denmark focusing on in-depth projects about social injustice, personal stories, human rights violations, global issues and spirituality.

He holds a BA in photojournalism from the Danish School of Media and Journalism. Previously, he has worked as a photojournalist intern at the Danish daily newspaper Politiken and studied at Fatamorgana The Danish School of Art Photography.

Mikkel is recipient of Discovery of The Year at The Lucie Awards 2019 in New York City for The Neglected. His work has received honours and awards from Danish Picture Of The Year, Vilnius Photo Circle and World Report Award among others.

His work is published as longreads and in newspapers, magazines, as well on exhibitions in Denmark and abroad.

Mikkel is working on projects, editing the book Jørgen, a Mystery, doing freelance assignments, teaching photography, giving lectures and collaborating with artists, journalists and visual storytellers.

Mail: mikkelhorlyck@gmail.com
Phone: +45 28 99 79 70


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