Ferit Kuyaş , living and working near Zurich, Switzerland, is fully commited himself to photography in the eighties after graduating from law school. Working mainly on personal projects, he published several books. After visiting Shanghai for commissioned work, Ferit’s travels brought him often back to China. His most recent book is City of Ambition with large cityscapes from the megalopolis Chongqing, China, which got published in October 2009 by Schilt Publishing, Amsterdam. 2011 he started working on Aurora, a project with cityscapes from Guatemala City.
Ferit’s photographs have been shown in museums, galleries and festivals in Europe, America and Asia. His work is represented in private, corporate and public collections in the United States, England, Belgium, Switzerland, Germany and Turkey. He received a number of awards, among them the Kodak Photobook-Award and the Hasselblad Masters.