Adria Malcolm is an independent visual journalist and cinematographer based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. As a native to New Mexico, Adria has focused on telling stories of her community, a complex area often underrepresented and underreported. Her personal work explores the realms of substance use disorders, incarceration, childhood trauma, and mental health. She is a frequent contributor to The New York Times,The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and more.
Adria graduated in 2012 from the University of New Mexico with a BA in Communications and Journalism and an AA in fine art photography. In 2017, she was selected as a mentee in the Advanced Mentored Study Program with Ed Kashi of VII and Jim Estrin of The New York Times, a mentorship alliance focusing on long term story telling.
In addition to her work as a visual journalist, she instructs workshops in documentary photography and cinematography for middle and high school students.
Adria is available for commissions in the United States and throughout the world.
Contact Adria for commissions or inquiries at: Phone: +1 (505) 269-3460 E-Mail:firstname.lastname@example.org Instagram: @adriamalcolm
Training: Hostile Environment Training completed in July 2019.
Editorial Clients: The Atlantic Blue Chalk Media Bloomberg Buzzfeed CNN Getty Images The Guardian High Country News The Houston Chronicle The New York Times NPR The Marshall Project ProPublica Reuters Rolling Stone The San Francisco Chronicle Searchlight New Mexico Society TIME Magazine Vice Vox The Wall Street Journal The Washington Post Yahoo News
Commercial Clients: Con Alma Health Foundation Cut Print Production Loka Creative NBC Universal New Mexico Community Foundation New Mexico Tech MediaDesk NM Ravel Research Three Sisters Kitchen Trim Lab Media