Talent and Partner was founded in 2009 by Mariam Boulares and Ingrid Janowski. The agency, based both in Paris and New-York, represents fashion, still life, landscape, portrait and lifestyle photographers alongside directors, fashion stylists, set designers.
These artists have been published in various international publications such as Vogue Paris, Vogue Japan, Vogue China, Numéro, Numéro Tokyo, Numéro China, Harper’s Bazaar & its international editions, Fantastic Man, The Gentlewoman, Dazed & Confused, Purple Fashion Magazine, Le Monde d’Hermès, T Magazine, M Le Monde, ELLE, Uomo Vogue, Man of the world, Wallpaper, Port Magazine, Architecture Digest, Travel & Leisure, the NY Times Magazine, Time Magazine, the Wall Street Journal, the New Yorker, Rolling Stone, Bloomberg Pursuits, etc… Their clients include Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Cartier, Chopard, Van Cleef & Arpels, Jaeger Lecoultre, Rolex, Roger Vivier, Louboutin, Clinique, Lancôme, Vichy, Nars, Shiseido, Biotherm, Bergdorf Goodman, Hennessy, Paco Rabanne, Air France, Nike, among others. Some of these pictures and projects were exhibited and/or published in monographs, and awarded in various countries.
Based in Paris, Sofia & Mauro met in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Sofia was studying cinema while Mauro was playing music in a rock band.
After moving to Paris they won the Picto prize for young fashion photographers in 2002 and held their first exhibition at Le Palais de Tokyo in Paris.
Since then Sofia & Mauro’s imagery has been published in a number of international publications, amongst them Numéro, Flair, The New York Times, The New Yorker, Interview Magazine, Russian Vogue, Japanese Vogue, L’Uomo Vogue, Italian Vogue, Lula, Violet, Vanity Fair and Bergdorf and Goodman. They recently shot the latest Air France campaign, which adds to their previous campaigns for Armani, Lanvin and Anna Sui, among others.