11th Annual International Color Awards Honors Photographer Sheyla Paz From USA

LOS ANGELES, March 10, 2018 – Professional photographer Sheyla Paz of Cuba/USA was presented with the 11th Annual International Color Awards Nominee title in the category of Abstract and Fine Art at a prestigious Nomination & Winners Photoshow streamed Saturday, March 10, 2018.

The live online gala was attended by over 12,500 photography fans around the globe who logged on to watch the climax of the industry’s most important event for color photography. 11th Annual Jury members included captains of the industry from Christie’s, Paris; Grey Group, New York; The Art Channel, London; Ogilvy & Mather, Amsterdam; Publicis Conseil, Paris; Preus Museum, Norway; Art Beatus, Hong Kong; Netflix, Los Angeles; Whitechapel Gallery, London; and Phillips, New York who honored Color Masters with 709 title awards and 730 nominees in 33 categories.

“Photography is more popular than ever. Last year around 1.2 trillion pictures were taken. In this awards show we pay tribute to the top 0.0000000001% of them” said Juror Martijn van Marle, Chief Creative Officer at Ogilvy & Mather, Amsterdam. Joshua White, Presenter, and Producer on The Art Channel, London added “Judging this year’s submissions for the Color Awards was challenging. The winning images illustrate the continuing importance of photography as a way of seeing the world around us and understanding.

human experience.”

“It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 5,642 entries we received this year,” said Basil O’Brien, the awards Creative Director. “Sheyla Paz’s “Mi Calle, and Misterio,” are exceptional images entered in the Abstract and Fine Art categories, represents contemporary color photography at its finest, and we’re pleased to present her with the title of Nominee.” INTERNATIONAL COLOR AWARDS is the leading international award honoring excellence in color photography. This celebrated event shines a spotlight on the best professional and amateur photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in color photography. A listing can be found here: www.colorawards.com




Sheyla Paz en el TV show Panorama

En el segmento de Nuestra Gente de Panorama hablamos con la artista Cubana y productora de cine y tv, Sheyla Paz, con el artista Colombiano Jorge Yances sobre la exhibición de Cuba Aquí y Ahora, y con la directora de mercadeo del Hispanic Family Foundation, Diana Perez.

En el momento que grabamos este programa la exhibición de Cuba aun estaba disponible, desafortunadamente la exhibición ya ha cerrado, y el artista Jorge Yances ya no es director de exhibiciones de la Galería de Arte Ceiba en Plaza Mariachi.