Contact

Email: quetzalmaucci [at] gmail.com
Phone: +44 (0) 7843 855 148
Also available on Women Photograph, Blink, and Instagram.


About

Born in San Francisco, Quetzal Maucci is an Argentinian and Peruvian American photographer based in London and part of Women Photograph. She graduated with a Master’s in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography from London College of Communication. Recently, she was shortlisted for Images Vevey Book Award and the Belfast Photo Festival. She also won the Metro Imaging & Made in Arts London mentorship program. And Quetzal was also shortlisted for the Then and Now in America grant by British Journal of Photography. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts Honors degree in Photography and Imaging from New York University. She explores issues about immigration, family dynamics, and identity. 

Her personal project, We Are More Than Numbers: Portraits of Children of Immigrants, was published in The New York Times, which explored and interviewed the community of children of immigrants in the United States. This project is permanently exhibited in the New Americans Museum in San Diego, California. Quetzal has worked with charities as a picture editor/photographer, assisted various photographers, and managed photography studios. 

Clients Include: The New York Times, British Journal of Photography, BAFTA, BBC, Comic Relief, Condé Nast, Trivago, Sofar Sounds, MTV, The Line of Best Fit, Al Dia, Mono.sk, The Line of Best Fit, Adorama, The Vavengers, and Stand for Humanity, etc.


All Content Copyright © 2020 Quetzal Maucci

Portrait of me on this page by Khushali Shingala


Current Exhibitions + News

2021 Shortlisted for Images Vevey Book Award

2021 Shortlisted for Belfast Photo Festival

2021 Metro Imaging/Made in Arts London Mentorship Award

2021  Baci, Piccoli Baci, Grandi Baci Exhibition at Four Corners Gallery in London

2021 Shortlisted for Then & Now in America Grant with British Journal of Photography

2021 MA Photojournalism and Documentary Photography Graduate Show

2020 Photo Fringe Open 20 Moving Image Finalist

2020 Source Magazine Finalist, printed in Source Magazine issue #102 The Unsayable

2019  Open Walls 2020 exhibition at Galerie Huit Arles during Les Rencontres d'Arles

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Selected Awards

2021 | Shortlisted for Images Vevey Book Award

2021 | Shortlisted for Belfast Photo Festival

2021 | Metro Imaging/Made in Arts London Mentorship Award

2021 | Shortlisted for Then & Now in America grant | British Journal of Photography

2020 | PhotoFringe Open 20 Moving Image Finalist

2020 | Children of Immigrants portraits won the British Journal of Photography/Open Walls exhibition

2020 | Children of Immigrants portraits won the Source Magazine Finalist

Group Exhibitions

2021 | Baci, Piccoli Baci, Grandi Baci | MA Photojournalism and Documentary Photography Graduate Show | Four Corners Gallery | London,UK

2021 | Baci, Piccoli Baci, Grandi Baci | MAPhotojournalism and Documentary Photography Graduate Show | London, UK

2020| Children of Immigrants | British Journal of Photography/Open Walls 2020 | Galerie Huit| Arles, France

2016| Children of Immigrants |New Americans Museum | San Diego, CA | Part of permanent collection

2015 | Children ofImmigrants | Born + RaisedExhibition | Flourish Studio| San Francisco, CA

2014 | Children ofImmigrants | Shown as partof United Nations’ ENVISION "Youth Voices: Promoting Tolerance throughStorytelling" program | Made in New York Media Center by IFP |  New York,NY

2014 | TodavíaEstoy Aquí | Gulf &Western Gallery | New York NY

Solo Exhibition

2017-Present | Children of Immigrants Exhibition | New Americans Museum | San Diego, CA

Selected Publications

2020 | Children of Immigrants | Source Magazine

2020 | Quetzal Maucci Interview | Pupil Sphere

2020 | Quetzal Maucci Interview | Al Dia News

2018 | Quetzal Maucci Interview | Al Dia News

2018 | Quetzal Maucci Interview | Adorama Magazine

2014 | Children of Immigrants | Sunday New York Times 

Selected Talks

2021 | Baci, PiccoliBaci, Grandi Baci | BFA Portrait Photography Class at New YorkUniversity

2021 | Baci, PiccoliBaci, Grandi Baci | MA Photojournalism and Documentary PhotographyGraduate Show | London, UK

2019 | Children ofImmigrants | PhotojournalismHub | Elephant West Gallery | London, UK

Selected Portfolio Reviews

2020 | Selected finalist for a Portfolio Review withKara Milstein from Time Magazine and James Estrin from The New York Times | Photoville (formerly Annenberg Space forPhotography) |Online

2021 | Selectedfinalist for Chico Hot Springs Portfolio Review and Masterclass | Online

2015| Selected finalist for The NewYork Times Portfolio Review | New York, NY

Selected Radio/Podcast Interview

2014 | This young photographer brings the stories of immigrant children to life | Radio Interview with PRI's The World | USA

Selected Takeovers

2020 | Women Photograph London Account Instagram Takeover

2019 | Women Photograph Account Instagram Takeover

2018 | Roads and Kingdoms Instagram Takeover

Selected Achievements

2018 | Joined Women Photograph collective

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