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Gabriela Herman is a Brooklyn-based editorial and commercial photographer who specializes in travel, food, lifestyle and portrait work around the globe bringing a fresh and vibrant energy. Her personal projects have received attention in outlets such as the New York Times, Wired and the Atlantic and been exhibited worldwide. She has been recognized in American Photography 30 & 31, as a Critical Mass finalist and a top emerging photographer by the Magenta Foundation.

Select Clients

Afar Magazine
American Cowboy
American Lawyer
Apartment Therapy
Avenue Magazine
Architectual Digest (Germany)
Brooklyn Slate
Capital Magazine (Germany)
Clarkson Potter
Conde Nast Traveler 
Cosmopolitan Magazine
Cover Girl
Edible Manhattan
Fine Cooking
French Glamour
Grey Magazine
Little, Brown & Co
Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism
Martha Stewart Living
Men's Health
Outside Magazine
Out Magazine
Runner's World
Santa Barbara Tourism
The Globe & Mail 
The New York Times
T: The New York Times Style Magazine
The Travel Channel
The Wall Street Journal
Time Out New York
Tiny Atlas Quarterly
Town & Country
Travel & Leisure

Select Press

The New York Times
The Guardian
Wired Magazine 

The Atlantic
CBC Radio Interview
Los Angeles Magazine

Flak Photo
Frieze Magazine
Apartment Therapy
Buzz Feed
T Magazine
The Daily Edit
Mull it Over
Full Time Photographer podcast
Swiss Miss
La Republica
El Pais
PDN Photo of the Day
Design You Trust
The LPV Show podcast
Beautiful Decay
A Photo Editor

BA Wesleyan University, Middletown CT, 2003

2016 Wanderlust, The Arsenal, Los Angeles, CA
2015 New View, Conde Nast Gallery, New York City, NY
2015 The Stand-Ins, The Icon, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Tomorrow Has Passed, One Eyed Jacks, Brighton, England
2015 #LOVEmytinyatlas, The Scott Ellsworth Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2014 Redhook Summer, Brooklyn Slate, Brooklyn, NY
2013 The Alumni Show, Zilkha Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 
2013 Intro, Fototropia, Guatemala City, Guatemala
2013 Connected There But Not Always Here, Light Factory Museum, Charlotte, NC
2012 Everyday Selves, Belfast Exposed Gallery, Ireland
2012 Screen of Inspiration, Kaunas Photo Festival, Lithuania
2012 31 Women in Art Photography, Humble Arts Organization & Hasted Kraeutler, New York City, NY
2012 Phoot Camp, Photoville, Brooklyn, NY
2012 Anywhere But Here, Gallery Bar, New York City, NY
2012 Love, Anxiety, Happiness & Everything Else, Rayko Center, San Francisco, CA

2012 Love, Anxiety, Happiness & Everything Else, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR
2012 Love, Anxiety, Happiness & Everything Else, Photo Center NW, Seattle, WA
2011 The Motherland of Memories, Festivale Internazionale di Roma, Galleria Gallerati, Rome, Italy
2011 Beetlebung Food Diaries, Beetlebung Farm, Chilmark MA
2011 Foto8 Summer Show, Host Gallery, London, UK
2011 Cyberideologies, UAVM Virtual Museum, Fonland Digital Arts Festival
2011 Center Forward, Denver International Airport, Denver, CO 
2011 Center Forward, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO
2011 Bloggers, Win Initiative, New York City, NY
2010 Magenta Foundation Flash Forward Festival, Public Art Exhibit, Toronto, Canada
2010 Capture Brooklyn, The Powerhouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY
2010 Self Searching, Curated by Aline Smithson, The Vermont Photoplace Gallery, Middlebury, VT
2010 Flight, Curated by David Bram, The Vermont Photoplace Gallery, Middlebury, VT
2010 From the Brickyard to Old Farm Road, Solo Exhibition, Chilmark Public Library, Chilmark, MA
2010 Sultry, Kris Graves Projects, Brooklyn, NY
2010 Person to Person, ArtsWestchester, White Plains, NY
2009 Recessive Traits, Broadway Gallery, New York City, NY
2008 Humble Arts Foundation Group Show #20, Humble Arts Foundation
2007 Em Movimento, Solo Exhibition, Café Suplicy, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2003 Minha Terra; Brazil, Solo Exhibition, Chilmark Community Center, Chilmark MA

Awards and Honors
2016 Flash Forward Competition
2015 Critical Mass Finalist
2015 American Photography 31, Selected
2015 Eddy Award, Best Imagery
2014 American Photography 30, Chosen
2013 Slideluck Potshow, Austin, Selected Artist
2013 Phoot Camp, Woodstock, NY Participant
2011 Critical Mass Finalist
2011 Phoot Camp, Marfa, TX Participant
2011 Slideluck Potshow, Amsterdam, Selected Artist
2010 Eddie Adams, Barnstorm XXIII Participant
2010 Flash Forward Competition, Magenta Foundation, Winner
2009 Resource Magazine & Win-Initiative 10 Best 10, Winner
2008 Adorama's Ones to Watch, 1st place

The Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Artist Lectures
2016 Turning personal work into paid work, B&H, NY
2015 i3 Ideas, Images and Inspiration series, SVA, NY
2015 The Kids, Adorama Photo Brigade, NY
2011 Take 5, Win Initiative, NY
2010 NY Photo Salon, Soho Gallery, NY
2010 Show and Tell, Dot Editions, NY