Las Vegas, NV, USA
Mikayla Whitmore is an artist and photographer based in Las Vegas. Before joining the Nevada Independent, she was the photo coordinator and photojournalist for Greenspun Media Group. During that time, she was selected as the Best Photographer in the city of Las Vegas by Desert Companion and won a 3rd place distinction from Best of the West for a photo essay on the Mojave Desert. Completing artist residencies at both the Cosmopolitan (2015) and the Neon Museum (2016), her work has appeared at Torrence Art Museum, CA, Humble Arts Foundation, NY, and in galleries across Las Vegas, including Donna Beam Gallery of Fine Art, and the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art. Commercial clients include ESPN, Vice, Thrillist, People Magazine, and US News.
2017 - Nevada Press Awards, 2016 - Best of the West , 2016 - Nevada Press Awards
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