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Enrique Samson photographer, enriquesamson.com

Enrique was born and raised in Mexico City. He is a master of Fine Arts Photography candidate at the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), where he currently is finishing his thesis project as an Arts Merit Scholar and a 3-times Phenomenal Focus Award recipient. He serves as Advisory Board member in the Photography Program at the Gwinnett Institute of Technology where he is also an adjunct faculty member. His work has been internationally recognized and exhibited in Europe, Asia, the US and Latin America. He is commissioned mainly by editorial, advertising and corporate clients and partners to photograph in Canada, the US, Mexico and Europe.

Enrique has a background as creative and marketing strategist in Latin America, the US, Holland, Italy, Spain, France, and Germany. During that time he served brand names like the Super Bowl, Sony Pictures, Disney and Coleman among others. Most recently, Enrique is a managing partner at Samson Graham, luxury architecture and interior photographers Click here for a full resume (PDF).

Exhibitions, awards and publications:

• Latin American Fotografía V, Museum of Latin American Art, Los Angeles, CA (2017)

• Día de Muertos / Day of the Dead, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, GA (solo exhibition, upcoming Fall 2016)

• The Navel of the Moon, Consulate General of Mexico, Atlanta, GA (solo exhibition, upcoming Fall 2016)

Fotoville 2016, Brooklyn, NY (September 2016)

• Festival de Fotografia de Tiradentes 2016, São Paolo, Brazil

• Los Diez AI-AP, Bogotá, Colombia / Buenos Aires, Argentina / Brooklin, NY

• Latin American Fotografía IV - Jury Selection, AI-AP, New York, NY

• 2014 Frames, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, Scotland

• Silver&Ink 2015, SCAD Savannah / Atlanta / Hong Kong

Phenomenal Focus Award to Excellence in Photography, SCAD (3 times: 2014, 2015 & 2016) 

• Push Pin, Atlanta Photography Group, Tula Arts Center, Atlanta, GA

• EXcommunicated, Biggin Gallery, Auburn University, Auburn, AL

• Pop Show Portfolio Reviews 2014, Atlanta Celebrates Photography, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA

• Open Studio 2014, Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta

• Yesterday I was Clever, Blue Shoes Collective, Big House Gallery, Atlanta

• Atlanta Celebrates Photography 2013, Sam Flax Group Show, Atlanta

• Open Studio 2012, Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta

• Arts-merit scholarship, Savannah College of Art and Design

Affiliated to the American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP), American Photographic Artists (APA), and the Society for Photographic Education (SPE).

 

CLIENTS, PARTNERS AND PUBLICATIONS:

        Modern Luxury
        Jezebel Magazine
        Blue Sky Agency
        Paul Mitchell
        Aveda Institute
        Factor Women Models
        ABB / Ventyx
        Legionaries of Christ in Rome, Italy
        Regnum Christy, Mexico / USA
        SCAN Magazine
        Connector Magazine
        Optimum Productions
        David Caron Design
        Craftboxgirls.com