International Color Awards

Winner/Honorable Mention and Nominee in the category Fashion

About The Award

International Color Awards is the leading international award honoring color photography. A global platform and channel for photographers to show their work to important key industry tastemakers.

Winners and nominees are recognized in a night of online gala celebrations when photography fans around the globe log on for the climax of the annual Photoshow and pay tribute to the most outstanding achievements in color photography.

International Color Awards is open to professional and amateur photographers shooting in all forms of color photography using traditional or digital methods. We encourage classic styles, new creative ideas and photographers who are driven by their artistic eye and a desire to excel in this classic art form.


Photo: Fashion Delivery (Dangerous Altitude)

2020 / Honorable Mention / Fashion

Photo: A New Perspective

2020 / Nomination / Fashion

Press Release


LOS ANGELES (2020/03/14) - Professional photographer Tobias Meier (2b+photo) of Canada was presented with the 13th Annual International Color Awards Honorable Mention and Nominee title in the category of Fashion at a prestigious Nomination & Winners Photoshow streamed Saturday, March 14, 2020.

The live online gala was attended by industry leaders and the photography community from around the globe who logged on to watch the climax of the world's premier event for color photography. 13th Annual Jury members included captains of the industry from Newsweek, New York; Apartheid Museum, Johannesburg; The Art Channel, London; Netflix, Los Angeles; Koller Auctions, Zurich; Preus Museum, Norway; Galerie Mitterrand, Paris; Fila, New York; Wieden & Kennedy, Portland; Kolle Rebbe, Hamburg; Fox Broadcasting Network, Los Angeles; Gallery Kong, Seoul; Mini/BMW Group, London; and the Royal Academy Of Art, The Hague, Netherlands who honored Color Masters with 586 coveted title awards and 881 nominees in 37 categories.

"A truly international assembly of photographers have created an incredibly diverse and resonant body of work - images that reflect and refract also many cultures and voices. It's been a pleasure to view these compositions alongside so many talented and creative peers." Said juror Will Newell, Head of Creative, EVO FILMS - Los Angeles.

"It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 6,093 entries we received this year," said Basil O'Brien, the awards Creative Director. "Tobias's "Fashion Delivery (Dangerous Altitude)" an exceptional image entered in the Fashion category, represents contemporary color photography at its finest, and we're pleased to present him with the title of Honorable Mention."

INTERNATIONAL COLOR AWARDS is the leading international award honoring excellence in color photography. This celebrated event shines a spotlight on the best professional and amateur photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in color photography.

Color Awards Jury:
DIESEL - New York Nick Rogers, Art Director; APARTHEID MUSEUM - Johannesburg Christopher Till, Director; NEWSWEEK - New York Diane Rice, Director of Photography; PREUS MUSEUM - Horten Hanne Holm-Johnsen, Senior Curator; KOLLER AUCTIONS - Zurich Gabriel Mueller, Head of Photography; NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC - Washington, DC James Wellford, Senior Visual Editor/Producer for Global Issues; NETFLIX - Los Angeles Tomasz Opasinski, Creative Lead/Product Imagery Innovation; WUNDERMAN THOMPSON INTELLIGENCE - New York Emma Chiu, Global Director; CORNETTE DE SAINT CYR - Brussels Caroline Gentsch, Specialist Contemporary Art; GALLERY KONG - Seoul Grace K.H. Kong, Founder; MAISON MARGIELA - Paris Jung A Park, Head of Design; IKEA - Sweden Daniel Vaziri, Art Director; CALVIN KLEIN - Netherlands Katarina Pepichova, Creative Producer & Art Buyer; FACEBOOK - San Francisco Jenna Livingston, Associate Creative Director; FILA - New York John Lin, Executive Creative Director, VP of Basketball; MINI / BMW GROUP - London Leo Marks, Global Creative Director; RALPH LAUREN - New York David Oscroft, VP, Brand Creative; NBC UNIVERSAL - New York Kaori Sohma, Creative Director; FOX BROADCASTING NETWORK - Los Angeles Phil Bates, Art Director, Film, TV & Sports; WIEDEN+KENNEDY - Portland Sara Phillips, Senior Art Director; UBER - Amsterdam Michelle Gauci, Creative Director; FOTOGRAFISK CENTER - Copenhagen Kristine Kern, Chief Curator / Director; KAREN SILVEIRA CREATIVE DIRECTION & BRAND STRATEGY - New York Karen Silveira, Executive Creative Director; JOHANNES LEONARDO - New York Samira Ansari, Group Creative Director; MOTHER - London Kyle Harman-Turner, Creative Director; BONNIER CORPORATION - New York - Sean Johnston, Group Creative Director; EVO FILMS - Los Angeles Will Newell, Head of Creative; RCHD - Amsterdam Rachid Naas, Creative & Executive Director; WHITECHAPEL GALLERY - London Christopher Aldgate, Head of Exhibition Design and Production; DALLAS CONTEMPORARY - Dallas Laurie Ann Farrell, Senior Curator - Dallas; BBH ASIA PACIFIC - Singapore Omar Sotomayor Noel, Creative Director; CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY - Melbourne Made Spencer-Castle, Curator / Exhibitions; DROGA5 - New York Juliana Cobb, Group Creative Director; OPIOM GALLERY - Alpes-Maritimes Eve Janprasert, Director; THE ART CHANNEL - London Joshua White, Founder; CHEIL GERMANY - Frankfurt Arnab Biswas, Creative Director; SIERBEELD IMAGEMAKERS - Nijmegen Ab Sier, Owner; DUDA - Warsaw Tiago Pinto, Art Director; ROYAL ACADEMY OF ART, THE HAGUE - Netherlands Marieke Schoenmakers, President & Director; KUNSTSAMMLUNGEN & MUSEEN AUGSBURG - Germany Dr. Thomas Elsen, Director of H2 / Contemporary Art; GALERIE MITTERRAND - Paris Edward Mitterrand, Artistic Director; KOLLE REBBE - Hamburg Savina Mokreva, Senior Art Director; UNCLOUDY & CO - Gothenburg Andreas Panagiotopoulos, Director & Founder; ANGIE DAVEY ART ADVISORY - London Angie Davey, Art Consulting and Advisory

The Concept

Boundless, a woman searches for and enjoys new perspectives from various points in a room. Not gravity, or any other rules will define her.

Photographer: 2b+photo
Production, Concept and Art Direction: 2b+photo
Stylist: Carla Vanderhorst
Couture Designer: Antonio Ortega
Jewelry: Maharani Jewels
Model Agencies: John Casablancas International Model Management

The Concept

Taking to skies in a cargo airplane, three femme fatales make a fashion delivery with their favourite fashion designer in high style.

Photographer: 2b+photo
Production, Concept and Art Direction: 2b+photo
Stylist: Carla Vanderhorst
Couture Designer: Fouad Sarkis
Jewelry: Sara Weinstock
Model Agency: The Industry Model Management LA