Trevor Traynor is a photographer, director, and producer living and working in Los Angeles.
He is the Founder & CEO of Memoryscape, a full service production boutique. With over
15 years experience in the commercial and fine art sectors, from Patagonia to the Serengeti,
he’s worked across all 7 continents. An intrepid traveler as comfortable photographing huskies
in Greenland as he is Amber Rose for an international campaign. His photography has been featured
in Contact High: A Visual History Of Hip-Hop, Financial Times, Hamburger Eyes, and All-American by
Bruce Weber. He has been selected multiple times for the PDN Photo Annual, American Photography,
and his work has been exhibited in New York, Paris, London, and Berlin and featured in The Getty Center,
The Grammy Museum, and as part of a permanent polar art exhibit aboard the National Geographic Endurance.
Guinness World Records
I Heart Media
Travel + Leisure
World of Greenland
PDN Photo Annual 2011, 2016, 2019
American Photography 31, 35
1st Annual Lucie Awards
Contact High, A Visual History Of Hip-Hop.
Saint X, Cover, Celadon Books.
Vol I - 8. Ed. of 100, Self-Published. 2013-2020.
Hip Hop: A Cultural Odyssey Book.
Graffiti Tattoo, Volume II. Book.
Tierra & Agua, Ed. of 50, Self-Published.
How To Rap, Book Cover.
Hamburger Eyes Issue 013.
Merge, Sweden. Issue 017.
2011. Low Life, Peek Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
2011. Low Life, Cukui, San Jose, CA.
2009. I Shoot People, Artifacts, Sacramento, CA.
2009. I Shoot People, Powerhouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY.
2009. I Shoot People, Hot Pop, Milwaukee, WI.
2009. I Shoot People, Tradition, Westlake Village, CA.
2009. I Shoot People, D-Structure, San Francisco, CA.
2008. Sandbox, Cold Soldiers. Oxenrose. San Francisco, CA.
2007. Sandbox, Cold Soldiers. InvisibleNYC. NY, NY.
2007. My Piermont, Piermont Library Gallery. Piermont, NY
2005. Choromcore, Corner Shop. NY, NY.
2005. Chromocore, Laila Lounge. Brooklyn, NY.
SelecT GROUP exhibitions
2020. CHANGE: A Permanent Polar Art Exhibit Exclusively Aboard Lindblad Expeditions - National Geographic Endurance
2019. Contact High, Annenberg Space for Photography , Los Angeles, CA.
2017. Contact High, Photoville , Brooklyn, NY.
2016. Hip Hop, 212 Arts Gallery , New York, NY.
2016. Instagram Jam, MOPLA x Lucie Foundation, Smashbox Studios , Los Angeles, CA.
2014. NYELA, Curated by Discover LA, New Years Eve Show, Grand Park, Los Angeles, CA.
2014. LA Story, Curated by Discover LA, Off The 405 Series, The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA.
2014. Move, Curated by Rich Jacobs, & Pens Press, Los Angeles, CA.
2013. 100 | 50 | 1 Portrait show, 50 more portraits, The NWBLK, San Francisco, CA.
2011. New York Photo Festival Presents: Audio Visual, Powehouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY.
2011. Hip Hop: A Cultural Odyssey Release Party, Grammy Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
2011. Moholy Ground Release Party, Roots Division, San Francisco, CA.
2010. Ala Champfest, Gorker Gallery, Melbourne, Australia.
2010. Ala Champfest, Wayward Gallery, London, England.
2010. Ala Champfest, Bright Tradeshow, Berlin, Germany.
2010. Grown Home. Usual Suspects, Sol Collective, Sacramento, CA.
2010. Grown Home. Casual Abyss, Hamburger Eyes Epicenter, San Francisco, CA.
2009. Winged Decay, UAMO Festival, Munich, Germany.
2009. Photographer’s Showcase, Photo-Eye Gallery. Santa Fe, NM.
2008. R.S.V.P. Galeria de Arte Fotografico , Instituto de Artes de Medellin. Colombia.
2007. R.S.V.P. Clos de L’Abbaye Galerie. Paris, France.
2007. Group show number.18, Humble Arts Foundation Gallery.
2005. Altered States, Chromocore Series, RX gallery. San Francisco. CA.
2005. Affordable Arts Fair, Chromocore Series, New York, NY.
2005. Art Los Angeles Fair, Chromocore Series, Los Angeles, CA.
2005. Scope Miami, Chromocore Series, Miami, FL.
2005. Scope New York, Chromocore Series, New York, NY.