Coco Capitán was born in Seville (Spain) in 1992.
Based in London, she completed her MA Master of Fine Arts with honors in the field of Photography at the Royal College of Art in 2016. Her art practice straddles the fine art and commercial art worlds, and includes photography, painting, and prose. She has produced editorial and commercial collaborations with Gucci, Paco Rabanne, Maison Margiela and her work has appeared in magazines including the New York Times Magazine, Dazed, M Le Monde, Document Journal, and Vogue.
Most recently her show ‘Enlightened Snobbism’ took place at the Hotel Café Royal in collaboration with the Royal College of Art (London, 2016), as well as ‘MPBM&C’ held in the Photographers Gallery (London, 2015). She has been a guest speaker for Cambridge University Photographic Society (2016), a member of the Jury for Hyères Fashion & Photography Festival (2016), and was awarded the Photographers Gallery FF+WE Prize (2015).