MARIA GABRIELA LEON PAEZ GARCIA


Biography

Mexican Photographer based in Melbourne, Australia. 

Maria Gabriela Leon Paez Garcia is a fashion and portraiture photographer based in Melbourne. Maria provides considered, versatile photography for fashion labels, small businesses (including headshots) and musicians (press shots & album covers).


Maria is available to travel for assignments. 

Email marialeonpaez-photo@hotmail.com

Ph: (+61) 424 6113 82


Education & 

Workshops

  • Photography Studies College, Melbourne, Australia — Bachelor in Commercial Photography, 2017– 2020 .
  • Workshop with Kristoffer Paulsen, Melbourne, Australia — 2019.
  • Workshop with Paul Newman, Melbourne, Australia — 2019.
  • Workshop with Wawi Navarroza, Obscura Festival of Photography, Penang, Malaysia — 2018.
  • Workshop with Joe McNally, Mexico City, Mexico — 2016
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Exhibitions & Publications

EXHIBITIONS

  • As I Gaze Group Exhibition – Centre for Contemporary, Melbourne, Australia 2019  
  • Change Group Exhibition – Southgate Centre Gallery, Melbourne, Australia, 2019
  • Exhibitionism Group Exhibition – Library at The Dock, Melbourne, Australia, 2019
  • Vessel Group Exhibition — Hillvale Gallery, Melbourne, Australia, 2018
  • Faces of Melbourne/Faces of Osaka Group Exhibition — Southgate Centre Gallery, Melbourne, Australia, 2018
 
  • Faces of Melbourne/Faces of Osaka Group Exhibition — Library at The Dock, Melbourne, Australia, 2018
  • Reverie Group Exhibition — Queen Victoria Women’s Centre, Melbourne, Australia, 2018

PUBLICATIONS & AWARDS

  • Marquis Fashion Magazine — Front cover & editorial publication, 2019
  • AIPP VIC Silver Award — Portraiture Open & Portraiture Single Capture, 2019
  • PDN Emerging Photographer — Winner PDN Emerging Photographer of the year, 2018
  • PDN Emerging Photographer Magazine — Front cover & publication, 2018

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