Nicole is a motivated, enthusiastic and tenacious Creative Director, Photographer, and Designer with over 7 years of experience. She is capable of building teams of creative professionals to provide unique campaigns and solutions for her clients. Nicole is comfortable working across a wide range of photography and design disciplines on projects of all scales, from start-ups to established brands.
Being a designer helps Nicole approach photography from a very conceptual viewpoint. She understands how to build a brand's image to ensure the project deliverables and vision for the brand or client she is working with is achieved. Nicole is based in New York and Miami.
Nicole Laxton graduated Cum Laude from the Open Window Art Institute in South Africa in 2017 and received an award for being the Top Student in the faculty. She double majored in Photography and Communications Design.
CLIENTS AND CAMPAIGNS
McDonald's, KIA Rio, Europa Art Shoes, Le Etot, IPANEMA BRASIL, Pierre Cardin, Steve Madden, Schultz Shoes, Palomo Spain, Coach, Rodarte, Ronald VanderKemp, Maison Margiela, Danielle Shevel, Chelsea and Walker, Vivienne Hu, Miss Universe, Soapbox Kids Couture, Gert-Johan Coetzee, Jenna Clifford, Seafolly, Tiger Brands Group, ALL GOLD, PEPPADEW, Weber, Houghton Hotel.
Elle Magazine, Glamour Magazine, Huff Magazine, L'Official, Picton Magazine, Ellements Magazine, Destiny Magazine, L'affaire Magazine, Vulkan Magazine, PUMP Magazine, Boyfriend Magazine, Taste Magazine.
Saatchi Art Contributor and Fine Art exhibitor at Gallery 23, NY.
Nicole was awarded a Craft Gold Loerie award in 2017 and was a category winner for the International Photography Awards( IPA) 2020 for her photography artists book titled "Remember Sarajevo. She was ranked 4th in
the USA for her Fine Art Work by OneEyeLand.