Nicole is a motivated, enthusiastic and tenacious Creative Director, Photographer and Designer with over 6 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-up to established brands. Being a designer helps Nicole approach photography from a very conceptual viewpoint. She understands how to build a brands image to ensure those project deliverables and vision for the brand she is working with is achieved.
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.
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 South Africa, KIA Rio, Europa Art Shoes, Italian tote brand, Le Etot, IPANEMA BRASIL, Pierre Cardin, Steve Madden, Schultz Shoes, 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
Elle Magazine, Glamour Magazine, Huff Magazine, L'Official, Picton Magazine, Ellements Magazine, Destiny Magazine, L'affaire Magazine, Vulkan Magazine, Aperture Magazine, PUMP Magazine, L'OFFICIEL, Boyfriend Mag
Saatchi Art Contributor and Fine Art exhibitor at Gallery 23, NY.