Maria is a Paraguayan-American photographer, multimedia journalist and geographer based in Rio de Janeiro that is passionate about social and environmental justice and activism through music, culture and the arts.

She graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in Geography and the Environment and is currently working on her masters degree in Public Policy and Sustainable Development at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro while freelancing. 

Maria is a member of The Everyday Projects and a contributing photographer for Everyday Latin America

Past clients include: Condé Nast, C3 Creative Code and Content, South by Southwest, Cerveza Patagonia, and International Union for the Conservation of Nature. 

Recent shows and exhibitions:
- International Photography Festival GuatePhoto 2015 (Guatemala)
- Mes de la Fotografía en Paraguay, El Ojo Salvaje "Fotografía 3.0", Centro Cultural Juan de Salazar (Asunción)
- 1º Festival e Prêmio Latino Americano de Mobgrafia, Museu de Imagem e Som (São Paulo)
- Festival Internacional de Cine Ambiental y Derechos Humanos (Asunción)

You can follow Maria on Instagram @mariamagdarre.

For editorial assignments and any commercial or collaboration inquiries you can reach her by e-mail:

Rio +55 (21) 99778-1225
Austin +1 (512) 264-4979