Occupation Nation: Photographer Alex Fan Yuan

Alexander Fan Yuan started working as a photojournalist in 2004. After he was nominated for the Chinese Newspaper Photographer of the Year in 2007, he joined the Associated Press.

After graduating from SVA with an MFA degree, Alex founded his studio “Yuan Images” to provide photography, video and creative visual production services.

Occupation Nation", a special program featuring Asian Americans working in all aspects of society - literally every occupation. We think that Asian Americans contribute to society in so many different ways and their stories deserve to be heard by our audience.

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