Calli McCaw Photography | Fine Art Photography | New York, NY
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Calli’s photography defies categorization as she is equal parts an accomplished street, fine art, conceptualist and landscape photographer.  With a background in modern and multi-cultural art history, her work is informed by her passion for the canon of art history, as well as various contemporary issues.  Calli has a Modern Art MA from Christie’s, studied multi-cultural art history at Columbia University and photography at ICP in NY.  Calli also has degrees from Georgetown (BS BA) and St. John’s Universities (MBA).  She resides in NYC with her husband, Bob, an author and photographer.

Calli is listed in photo-eye's Art Photo Index and LensCulture.

Selected shows and events


Water 2019, PhotoPlace Gallery, Online Exhibition, Middlebury, VT (July-August)

Director’s Honorable Mention, “summertime, A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX (July-Sept

San Francisco Bay International Photography Competition, Silver Award (September)

One of 8 Best Fine Art Photographers in New York City as Featured by Peerspace – (August)

National Photography Award Finalist, Texas Photographic Society (September)

Honorable Mention, Fine Art Portrait, Int'l Photography Awards (September)


ARTRIBUTION, Griffin Museum of Photography, MA, April - June

TPS 27: The International Competition, (Texas Photographic Society), TX (April)

Capture Your Freedom Exhibition at the prestigious Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park on Roosevelt Island in New York City (June)

Contemporary Portrait, SE Center for Photography, Greenville, SC (November)


TPS 26: The International Competition (Texas Photographic Society), TX

Finalist, Fine Art Series, 10th Edition of the Julia Margaret Cameron Award, July

Group Show, Los Angeles Center of Photography, 4th Annual Members' Exhibition, Virtual Gallery, July

Group Show, Center's Online ART & OPPRESSION Exhibition, Summer

3rd Annual Group Show, Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson, NY, July - August

Group Show, Analog v. Digital, Foley Gallery, NY, August

Group Show, Other Worlds, SE Center of Photography, October

10 Julia Margaret Cameron Exhibition, Gallery Valid Foto, Barcelona, Spain


Group show, Seities & Selves, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, VT, January

Group show, Black and White: 2016, Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR, January

Group show, Childhood, A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX, February - March

Group show, FAUX, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO, April

Group show, Red, A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX, April - May

Berlin Foto Biennale 2016, October

Group show, Construct: Art in Architecture, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Jct, VT, May - June

Group Show, Flight, Photoplace Gallery, Middlebury, VT, June

22nd Juried Show Exhibit via Instagram, Griffin Museum, July - August

Critical Mass Finalist, August

2nd Annual Group Show, Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson, NY, September - October

Feature Shoot write-up, "Portraits of Young Girls Immersed in Famous Paintings", November

The Photo Review 2016 Competition


Finalist, 7th Edition of The Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers, June

Shortlist, Athens Photo Festival, April

Group show, OPEN: 2015, PhotoPlace Gallery Online, Middlebury, VT, January

Group show, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, 2014 Online Photography Exhibition, Honorable Mention, January

The Photo Review 2015 Compeition: The Body Issue


Group show, Portraiture: Expression & Gesture, PhotoPlace Gallery Online, Middlebury, VT, December

Group show, ReBloom, Kahilu Theater Gallery, Kamuela, HI, December

Group show, Shut Eye Exhibition, Lenscratch, September

Group show, Mt.Rokko International Photo Festival, Emerging Photographer Exhibition, Kobe, Japan, August – September

Group show, Griffin Museum of Photography 20th Juried Show, Winchester, MA, July – August

Review Santa Fe 100, June

Group show, Flora Hawaii, Honorable Mention, Kahilu Theater Gallery, Kamuela, HI, February – March


Emerging Photographers Auction, Presented by Daniel Cooney Fine Art, iGAVEL.COM, September

Group show, Photography and Environmental Concern, PhotoPlace Gallery Online, Middlebury, VT, February – April


Critical Mass Finalist, August


FotoWeek Exhibit in the Crystal City Underground, Washington, DC, November 2011 – April 2012

Group show, Stay Cool, three person curated show, Solera Restaurant, NYC, August - October

Group show, Moment of Recognition, International Center of Photography, NYC, January - March



OPEN: 2015, Exhibition Catalog, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT


Portraiture: Expression & Gesture, Exhibition Catalog, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT

Mt.Rokko International Photo Festival, Emerging Photographer Exhibition Catalog, Kobe, Japan

Carnival Photo Essay Inspiration, Louise S. McGehee School Blog

When Brides Fake It, Rangefinder/WPPI Blog

Photography and Environmental Concern, PhotoPlace Gallery Exhibition Catalog, Middlebury, VT


Coney Island: Coming Of Age, idiosyncratic Tumblr


PhotoNOLA 2011 Wrap Up, Pulitzer Prize-winning photo editor Stella Kramer's Blog