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Chelsea & Mariano Nix Cortez

Fort Wayne, IN, United States

Chelsea Nix and Mariano Cortez are a married couple and photography team. Chelsea Nix is originally from Valparaiso, Indiana, and graduated from Aquinas College in Grand Rapids in 2009. Mariano Cortez is from Argentina and meet his wife in India in 2014. They now have a small wedding photography business during half of the year, and spend the other portion of the year abroad. They specialize in Travel Photography with a passion for sharing people's stories. They have recently been recognized as an "editor's favorite submission of the week" for week 4 out of 7 week contest in this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year contest for National Geographic. "Our passion is serving and working internationally, helping to give a voice to those who tend to go unheard." Chelsea and Mariano together have a large collection of photographs featuring people and travel from the following countries : Haiti, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Nepal, India, Vietnam.

Chelsea & Mariano's ArtPrize Entries

These are Chelsea & Mariano's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.

  • Photo of Silent Conversations

    Silent Conversations

    2017 ArtPrize Entry Chelsea & Mariano Nix Cortez
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  • Photo of Listen to the Breath

    Listen to the Breath

    2012 ArtPrize Entry Chelsea & Mariano Nix Cortez
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