MORE ABOUT MARIELLA

GRANTS & AWARDS

  • 2015 – 8th Edition of Pollux Awards – The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards, UK – Winner

  • 2015 – 8th Edition of Pollux Awards – The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards, UK – 2nd Place in two different categories

  • 2015 - International Photo Awards – Winner - Self-Published Book

  • 2015 - International Photo Awards – Winner - Professional: Social Cause

  • 2015 – Moscow Foto Awards – Honorable Mention – Portfolio-Personal

  • 2015 – Moscow Foto Awards – 2nD Place & Honorable Mention – Documentary Book

  • 2015 - International Photo Awards – Winner - Professional: Social Cause

  • 2015 – Moscow Foto Awards – Winner – Documentary Book

  • 2012 - Mine Action Program/AusAID Disaster Risk Reduction Photo Competition –Winner

  • 2011 - Amnesty International Media Award , UK – Magazine.

  • 2011 - 7punt7 Award, Spain.

  • 2010 - Anthropographia Award for Photography & Human Rights, Canada – Shortlisted.

  • 2007 - Sante Fe Prize for Photography, USA – Nominated.

  • 2006 - UNICEF Photo of the Year, Germany – Honorable Mention.

  • 2005 - 3P (Photographers for Photography) Foundation, France – Grant.

  • 2003 - Hasselblad Foundation, Sweden – Grant.

  • 1993 - Eddie Adams Workshop- Eastman Kodak USA -Most Promising Young Photojournalist Award.

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EXHIBITIONS, PRESENTATIONS, JURY MEMBER & TALKS

2018 – Child Sexual Abuse - TEDxJohannesburg –Decoding 

             Greatness

2018 – Neurosequential Model Symposium, Banff, Canada –

             Presentation of My Piece of Sky

2018 – FINI – International Photo Festival, Hidalgo, Mexico – 

             Jury Member & Presentation

2015 – World Press Photos, Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Jury

             Member – Documentary Photography & Photo Essays

2015 – International Photography Awards - Best of Show New

             York Opening Night – Curated by Roy Flukinger, Harry

             Ransom Center, NYC

2015 - Aperture Gallery – New York, USA

2014 - Dokfoto, Oslo, Norway

2014 - Alliance Française – Johannesburg, South Africa

2013 - Visa Pour L’Image - Perpignan France - Projection of

            Child Sexual Abuse project

2011 - Siemens - COP 17, Durban, South Africa

2010 - Anthropographia Award for Photography & Human

            Rights, Canada – Travelling exhibition

2006 - Visa Pour L’Image - Perpignan France - Projection of

            Child Sexual Abuse project

2001 - Day in the Life of Africa (Group Show-travelling

            exhibition)

2001 - The Condition of Women in Africa, Museo Popoli e

            Culture, Milan, Italy

1994 - Visa pour L’Image, Perpignan, France - Group Projection

            of work on Rwandan Genocide

 

PUBLICATIONS

Time, Newsweek, Life Magazine, Outside Magazine, New York Times, Vanity Fair, Times of London, Sunday Times Magazine, Paris Match, Sports Illustrated, Financial Times, Vogue, Der Spiegel, and Marie Claire etc.