Bence Bakonyi was born in 1991, in Keszthely, Hungary. He graduated at Moholy - Nagy University of Art & Design in 2014, where his masters where Gabor Arion Kudasz and Matyas Misetics. In his early twenties he lived in China and travelled around Asia where his existing staged photography practice where complemented with documentary photography as well. His works are represented in galleries in Hong Kong and Budapest. His images were shown in solo and group exhibitions all around the world and also were published by The Guardian, Wired, Blink, Étapes Magazine and the Red List.