Paco Peregrín was born in Almeria, Spain. He resides in Madrid but he works worldwide. He has won many grants and awards including a Gold Lux 2008 award (first place in the National Professional Photography Awards in Spain) in the ‘Fashion and Beauty’ category. His work is part of important art collections and it has appeared in numerous books such as NEW FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY (Prestel).
He is a Bachelor of Fine Arts at Seville University and extends his formation in image and new means of expression in centres of prestige such as International Center Of Photography (NYC), Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design (London), Andalusian Centre of Contemporary Art, Fundació Pilar i Joan Miró a Mallorca, Andalusian Center of Photography, Complutense University of Madrid, EFTI and University of Santiago de Compostela.
Paco’s style has earned him credibility as one of the most exciting and talented photographers working in fashion, beauty, art and advertising today with major personality.
Paco’s striking photography belies his background in design, painting and theatre and his Mediterranean origins. Although currently residing in Madrid, Paco is truly international, having shot campaigns across the globe for brands such Dior, Chanel, Saint Laurent, L’Oréal Paris, Marie Dalgar, Nike, Diesel, Adidas, Lee, Vögele Shoes, Gant, Mazda, Toyota, Levi’s, Cosentino, Paramita, Carlsberg, La Rinascente, Redken, Lancôme… His work has also been featured in high-profile international publications including Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Vanity Fair, ELLE, Grazia, Tatler, Neo2, Fucking Young!, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, Vanidad, Amica, Allure, etc.
In 2008, Paco was awared first place in the National Professional Photography Awards in Spain in the “Fashion and Beauty” category. His work is part of important art collections and it has appeared in numerous books such as NEW FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY (Prestel).