An aspiring artist, Mireya Gartland was raised amongst the artist communities of Houston, Texas and Catalunya, Spain from a young age in her mother’s gallery. After completing her BFA in Photography and Advertising from the Academy of Art University, she worked as a freelance graphic designer and retoucher for a brief time in San Francisco. Her work has been recognized by the D&AD, Next Photographer Shortlist and has been published in Semi Permanent’s Annual Book, multiple times. Her work has caught the eye of a myriad of international web publications including Lula JAPAN, Fubiz, Collateral and Gestalten. Since, she has decided to pursue her passions for photography and filmmaking and is settling into her new home, New York City.