Bio & Contact

Joe Zammit-Lucia is a conceptual artist working with a photographic medium to explore issues relating to the human animal relationship (see Artist's Statement). He is one of the world’s leading animal portrait artists, developing unique ways to use animal portraiture to explore the essence of animality and our relationship to others.


His work has been presented in major public forums such as the United Nations Headquarters in New York, the National Museum of Natural History in Paris, the United Nations Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, and in private galleries in Europe and the USA. His images were exhibited in Venezia Immagine on the occasion of the Venice Biennale in 2007.


Winner of the Honor of Distinction in the Nature Category of the prestigious International Masters Cup, awarded second place in the International Photography Awards, a fourth place Honorable Mention and multiple nominations in the International Black and White Spider Awards, his work has appeared in international fine art photography and environmental magazines and is featured in The World’s Greatest Black and White Photography.

Previously a practicing physician and an entrepreneur who founded a market leading international company, Joe is a member of IUCN's Commission for Education and Communicationand is a member of the Board for the African Rainforest Conservancy

Contact: (+1) 631 220 7337