Alexandro Pelaez is a Multi-award winning Latin American fine art film photographer based in London who initially started his professional career in Advertising as a graphic designer in the USA. Having moved to London in 2001, Alexandro completed his second BA (Hons) at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London.
Since then, Alexandro has received numerous photography awards around the world and has worked over the years on various photography projects with different clients in the UK, Latvia, Germany, Italy, France, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Mexico and USA.
In 2014 Alexandro received the Highly Commended Award by the London Photographic Association for his "HEROES & VILLAINS". In 2017 Alexandro was the finalist with the "Londoners" series at the ACCI “Art of Living” Photography Competition in California, and won two Honourable Mentions by International Photographer of the Year for both categories of Fine Art: Conceptual and People: Portrait.
Recently, Alexandro received the 2nd Place Award by the IPA International Photography Awards 2019 in New York, Finalist Award at the AOP (Association Of Photographers) 2020 OPEN AWARDS and First Prize Award at the 2020 Chromatic Photo Awards in the category of Street Photography.
His latest “New Yorkers and their Environments” series won the 2020 Portfolio Awards at the San Francisco Bay International Photography Awards.
Alexandro’s last two Solo Exhibitions were “LONDONERS AND THEIR ENVIRONMENTS” (2018) at the Herrick Gallery (London, UK) and “ECLECTIC” (2019) at Bermondsey Project Space (London, UK).
Alexandro latest exhibition was at Spectrum Miami during MIAMI ART BASEL WEEK in December 2019 at the Mana Wynwood Convention Center, where he exhibited his latest project of Street Photography: ECLECTIC, a series of double exposure photographs taken with his 35mm film camera.