Nelson Morales was born in 1986 in Mexico. He graduated in communication sciences at the José Vasconcelos University (UNIVAS) in Oaxaca. He also studied in various workshops and programs specialized in contemporary photography. His work has been exhibited internationally in Spain, Malaysia, Colombia, Germany, India, Canada, Singapore, Uruguay, Brazil, Portugal, the United States, Greece, Costa Rica, Argentina, France, The Netherlands, and México. Nelson Morales has obtained various awards and grants, such as the artist residency at McColl Center for Art + Innovation in Charlotte, NorthCarolina, he is a winner of the Amsterdam Pride Photo Award, and he was recognized as a member of the National System of Creators of the Mexican Ministry of Culture’s National Culture and Arts Endowment. His work focuses mainly on sexual diversity and identity.