Nolwen is a photographer & director born and raised in the suburbs of Southern California. She lives and works in Los Angeles. As a first generation mixed race queer woman, her identity plays a big role in the type of narratives she leans into. Nolwen travels often to Colombia where her family lives. She is a 2020 Lit List finalist and First Place PDN Faces winner. She is a member of Women Photograph, Diversify Photo and Authority Collective.
AIGA, Billboard Magazine, Bloomberg Businessweek, Blumhouse Productions, C Magazine, Dazed Magazine, Dove, Entertainment Weekly, Facebook Watch, Flaunt Magazine, GirlGaze, Glamour, Google Pixel, HP, Huffington Post, i-D Magazine, Interscope Records, Medium, Metropolis Magazine, No Man's Land, NPR, PAPER, Polaroid Originals, Refinery 29, The FADER, TIME, The Hollywood Reporter, The New York Times, The New York Times Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, Ulta Beauty, VICE, Vulture, Wired, W Magazine