CV

Zayira Ray

Clients

  • Lomography

  • Girls’ Globe

  • Women for Afghan Women

  • Adolescent Content

  • Lena Cup

  • Arrojo NYC x Rue Mercer

  • Spirit Jersey

  • Lana Para

  • The House of Bartholomew (BGoldNYC)

  • Rubber Band Jeans

  • NestSeekers

  • Select Model Management

  • Named Models London

  • Bookings Model Agency

  • Fleming Models

  • Trend Model Management

  • W Models

  • Purple Thoughts India

  • Idol Looks

  • EB Models

  • The Amazing Perspective

  • Little by Little

  • 6 A.M.

  • +

Awards

  • PDN 2018 Student Photo Contest / Grand Prize Winner: High School

    • Photo series "Twins"

  • 2018 National YoungArts Foundation / Honorable Mention

  • The Dedalus Foundation 2018 Scholarship Award

  • Scholastic Art and Writing Awards (2016-18)

    • National Silver Awards

      • "Twins" (2018)

      • "Golden Hour" (2018)

      • "Fallen" (2016)

    • Gold Key Awards

      • "Twins" (2018)

      • "Twins ii" (2018)

      • "Golden Hour" (2018)

      • "Myth of Persephone" (2018)

      • "Utopia" (2017)

      • "Sisters" (2017)

      • "Kolkata" (2017)

      • "Somewhere Only We Know" (2017)

      • "Ruby's Secret Garden" (2017)

      • "Fallen" (2016)

      • "Cloud Atlas" (2016)

    • Silver Key Awards

      • "Danielle on Washington Square" (2018)

      • "Baby Bloom" (2018)

      • Untitled (2018)

      • "Karjai" (2017)

      • "Dea" (2017)

    • Honorable Mentions

      • Portfolio (2018)

      • Untitled (2018)

      • “Free” (2016)

Group Exhibitions

  • MoMa PS1 / YoungArts

    • APRIL 2018

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art / Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

    • MARCH - MAY 2018

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art / Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

    • MARCH - MAY 2017

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art / Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

    • MARCH - MAY 2016

  • Museum of Modern Art / Manhattan Borough Arts Festival

    • JUNE 2017

  • Sonder Exhibit

    • SEPTEMBER 2017

  • W New York / Pursuit of Portraits Magazine: sponsored by Adorama

    • SEPTEMBER 2016

Publications

  • Photo story

Education

  • NYU Tisch School of the Arts (2018-2022)

  • Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts (2014-2018)