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Gabriela Herman is a Brooklyn-based editorial and commerical photographer who specializes in travel, food, lifestyle and portrait work around the globe bringing a fresh and vibrant energy. Her personal projects have recevied attention and been exhibited worldwide. When not out on the road, she divides her time between Brooklyn and Martha’s Vineyard. Her work has been recognized in American Photography 30 & 31, as a Critical Mass Top 50 finalist and  a “top emerging photographer” by the Magenta Foundation.

Editorial Clients

Afar Magazine
American Lawyer
Avenue Magazine
Architectual Digest (Germany)
Conde Nast Traveler 
Cosmopolitan Magazine
Edible Manhattan
Fine Cooking
French Glamour
Grey Magazine
Martha Stewart Living
Men's Health
Outside Magazine
Runner's World
The Globe & Mail 
The Wall Street Journal
Time Out New York
Town & Country
Travel & Leisure

Commercial Clients

Apartment Therapy
Brooklyn Slate
Clarkson Potter
Cover Girl
Little, Brown & Co
Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism
The Travel Channel

Selected Press

Wired Magazine Raw File
The Atlantic
CBC Radio Interview
Los Angeles Magazine

Flak Photo
Frieze Magazine
Apartment Therapy
La Pura Vida
Hey Hot Shot
The Daily Edit
Mull it Over
Full Time Photographer podcast
Swiss Miss
La Republica
PDN Photo of the Day
Design You Trust
The LPV Show podcast
Beautiful Decay
A Photo Editor

BA Wesleyan University, Middletown CT, 2003


2015 New View, Conde Nast Gallery, NYC
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, NYC
2012 Phoot Camp, Photoville, Brooklyn, NY
2012 Anywhere But Here, Gallery Bar, NYC
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, Curated by Valentina Isceri, 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 Center Forward, Denver International Airport, Denver, CO 
2011 Center Forward, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO
2011 Bloggers, Win Initiative, 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, NYC
2007 Em Movimento, Solo Exhibition, Café Suplicy, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2003 Brazil: Minha Terra, Solo Exhibition, Chilmark Community Center, Chilmark MA

Online Exhibitions
2013 Fifth Year Anniversary Issue, Fraction Magazine
2011 Cyberideologies, UAVM Virtual Museum, Fonland Digital Arts Festival
2011 All About Me, F Stop Magazine
2011 Bloggers, ADF Photo, Spain
2010 Uncommon Portraits, Curated by Cig Harvey, The Vermont Photoplace Gallery
2009 The Unnatural Nature of Food, Fraction Magazine
2008 Humble Arts Foundation Group Show #20, Humble Arts Foundation
2008 I(Pronoun), Projekt 30

Awards and Honors
2015 American Phiotography 31, Selected
2015 Eddy Award, Best Imagery
2014 American Phiotography 30, Chosen
2013 Slideluck Potshow, Austin, Selected Artist
2011 Critical Mass Top 50 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 One's to Watch, 1st place

The Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Artist Lectures
2011 Take 5, Win Initiative, NY
2010 NY Photo Salon, Soho Gallery, NY
2010 Show and Tell, Dot Editions, NY

2011 Frieze Magazine, London
2011 MV Arts and Ideas, Martha’s Vineyard
2011 ETC, Sweden
2010 Flash Forward: Emerging Photographers 2010, published by Magenta Foundation