Biography

Vanessa Warren's images are known for their sensuality and sense of mystery inspired by the melancholic works of Renaissance painters.

Vanessa has earned herself an international reputation as a diverse and exciting Photographer. Her Fine Art work has earned several prestigious awards and has been exhibited worldwide.

Born in Madrid in 1977, Vanessa has a background in fine art and photography with an emphasis on fashion, She is a graduate from the Chelsea College of Art and Design (London), Charles Cecil Studios (Florence) and Istituto Europeo di Design (Milan) and has a Masters degree from Central Saint Martins (London).

Vanessa grew up in France and Africa and has worked in London, Paris, Bogota, Reykjavik, Marrakech and Milan. She now lives and works in London. Her commercial work is represented by Daria Bonera, Milan and her Fine Art work is represented by Eyestorm, London.

Competitions:

2009 - X.to Awards - First Prize
2009 - Photographers Masters Cup - Nominee
2008 - International Photographer of the year Award- Honorable Mention
2008 - International Photographer of the year Award- Honorable Mention
2006 - Awarded an Associateship with the Royal Photographic Society
2005 - Olympus, UK- Second Prize, sponsorship
2005 - Insight Award, UK- Third Prize
2005 - International Photographer of the Year Award, U.S.A- Honorable Mention

Exhibitions:

2009 - Farmani Gallery, New York, group exhibition
2009 - Royal Photographic Society, Bath, solo exhibition
2009 - Fresh Fair, Los Angeles, group exhibition
2007 - Chelsea Arts Club, London, group exhibition
2006 - Spitz, London, solo exhibition
2006 - Spitz, London, one of 2 exhibitors, as seen on BBC1, The Apprentice
2006 - Eyestorm, London, group exhibition
2005 - Charing X, London, group opening exhibition
2004 - The Mall Galleries, London, group exhibition