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Maria Marriott

About The Artist

Maria Marriott is an internationally award-winning photographer who has dedicated her craft to capturing the untamed beauty and plight of America's wild mustangs. She earned her degree in Photojournalism in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and went on to graduate from the New York Institute of Photography.


Maria's work has been featured in a variety of publications, which includes a collaboration with noted journalist Elizabeth McCall on "An Ode to Wild Horses", a photo essay for the publication "Calling All Horse Girls."


Maria’s intimate, minimalistic style, and use of light and movement evoke a sense of emotion and awe in the viewer for the American wild horses. Her wild horse art collections have been recognized for their emotional impact and intimate portrayal of these iconic creatures. Through her fine art photography, she aims to raise awareness about the challenges faced by wild mustangs and supports several non-profit organizations working towards their conservation.

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  • Feb 29, 2024, 10:00 AM – Mar 03, 2024, 5:00 PM
    La Quinta Civic Center, 78495 Calle Tampico, La Quinta, CA 92253, USA
    Jury-selected, world-class artists from across the nation and globe exhibiting their original artworks. Stunning La Quinta Civic Center venue, enthusiastic art patrons, best in class artists, unsurpassed community support and event staff who are committed to providing a VIP experience.

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