Photographer and Designer in New York
Carla Pivonski is an award winning New York City based photographer, inspired by beauty, fashion, travel, nature, and fine art. She has studied fine art, fashion, and photography at The Art Student’s League, Parsons The New School For Design, The International Center Of Photography (ICP), and music at the Juilliard School.
She is the 14th Annual Julia Margaret Cameron Awards Winner in the Wildlife/Single Image Category, followed by three honorable mentions in the categories: Advertising, Self Portrait, and Nature. The Julia Margaret Cameron Awards were juried by: Elizabeth Avedon (US) Independent Curator and Photo Editor, Rebecca Robertson (US) Editor PDN, and Analy Werbin (ES/AR) Curator Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography. She has received multiple honorable mentions in the Pollux Awards, IPA Awards, and was also awarded the Bronze Prize in the Nature/Flowers category in the MIFA, Moscow Foto Awards. She is also the first prize winner of the Faces 2019 Award (GR) and artist residency recipient to take place during the Greece Animart Festival on Hydra Island, culminating in her first solo exhibition in July 2020.
Select editorial and advertising clients include: Fault (UK), Institute (UK), Hacid (ES), Veux (FR), Borealis (US), Glamour.it (IT), IBM, and Montblanc. Her work has been seen internationally through exhibitions in New York City, Paris, Milan, Lugano, Moscow, Barcelona, Athens, and Okinawa. Carla’s work also extends to design, with work appearing on NBC, HGTV, among other publications. She continues to create compelling work for publications, exhibitions, discriminating clients, and private commissions.