- NEW YORK & LOS ANGELES
Bicoastal production studio m ss ng p eces has signed Carissa Gallo to its directorial roster for commercial representation in the U.S. An accomplished fashion photographer, Gallo is also an up-and-coming commercial director who has worked with brands including Adidas, Nike, Starbucks, Gucci, Calvin Klein, True Botanicals, Ipsy, and Reebok. She had previously been repped by production house Little Minx in the spotmaking arena.
A native Californian, Gallo brings a multifaceted art background and a talent for keen framing and art direction in both still and moving visuals. Her photography work has been featured in Vogue (American, British, and Teen), Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Allure, Glamour, and Playboy, and she has worked with talent including Kaia Gerber, Zoe Kravitz, Yara Shahidi and Teyana Taylor. Gallo’s work explores human interconnectedness, color, and texture.
“The storytelling and sense of movement in Carissa’s work brings a totally unique feeling to her visually stunning photographic eye. She’s a rare talent who we’re thrilled to bring to the next chapter of her career,” said Kate Oppenheim, managing partner, at m ss ng p eces.
“I’m inspired by the team at m ss ng p eces and the unique way in which they cultivate and support their directors both in their professional and personal endeavors,” shared Gallo who views those at her new roost as being “a true partner in the commercial space as my career evolves.”