Carla Cioffi is a fine art and documentary photographer. She was born in Caracas, Venezuela to a Sicilian father and an American mother. From a very young age, Carla has lived and/or worked in a number of diverse places across the globe - travel is in her blood. From 2007 - 2014, she had the good fortune of working as a photographer at NASA Headquarters in Washington, DC covering the manned spaceflight program and policy issues in such diverse places as Russia and Kazakhstan. Following NASA, she lived and worked in Qatar as a freelance photographer.
Carla's reportage work has been distributed worldwide through news and photo agencies such as the AP, AFP, Reuters, National Geographic Online, Getty Images. Her documentary work on the #Resist movement has been recently featured on social media by Photograph Magazine and LensCulture. Her fine art work has been exhibited in a number of galleries in the United States.
Past clients have included RasGas Company Limited; Northwestern University in Qatar; Xi'an Jiatong-Liverpool University in China; Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar; Qatar Financial Authority Centre; Rogue Rovers; Paris Saint-Germain Handball Team; International SOS/Aspire Lifestyles and La Fromagerie Wine Bar.
Carla is currently based in the Washington, DC metro area.
People gathered on the Mall across from the White House in Washington, DC to add their signatures to an open letter to Trump rejecting this policies, Friday, February 3, 2017. Over 5 million people from around the world signed this letter. A light installation was created to show Trump and his administration that the people will light the way forward.
Washington, DC | January 29, 2017
Huge crowds gathered in Washington, DC to protest Trump's executive order banning immigration by refugee's and foreign nationals from seven predominantly Muslim countries in the U.S. Demonstrators marched from the White House the U.S. Capitol chanting "Say it loud, say it clear, refugees are welcome here!"