Christian Cravo is a Brazilian photographer. Cravo was the recipient of a 2001 recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship.  His work has been featured in solo and group exhibitions internationally. Cravo was born in 1974 to a Danish mother and Brazilian father and grew up in Salvador de Bahia. His father, Mário Cravo Neto, was also a photographer and his grandfather, Mario Cravo Jr., was a renowned sculptor. He traveled to Denmark where he was raised until he returned to Brazil at the age of 17. At the age of 12, he began to experiment with photography and built a darkroom in his home.