about

Sonny Pimentel is a filmmaker and artist currently living in Atlanta, Georgia. Her work has been part of international exhibitions and publications in Latin America, Europe and Asia. Her background in cinematography has led her to collaborate in several film productions. Sonny’s work is influenced by composition motifs drawn from her Hispanic culture, as well as by ambiguous aesthetics and imagery that she often finds in the works of her favorite writers, painters, photographers and cinematographers.

publications

(Inserte Historia Aquí), Por Lo Tanto Soy - (Insert Story Here), Therefore I am / Floromancy / Atlanta, Georgia / 2019

The Secret Life of Plants / Withal / Atlanta, Georgia / 2018

El Astillero de Artistas / Revista Domingo - El Universal / Mexico City / 2012

press

Meet Sonny Pimentel / VoyageATL / Atlanta, Georgia / 2019

Q & A with Photographer Sonny Pimentel / CommonCreative ATL / Atlanta, Georgia / 2018

OTR II: Ksana Spirits / Italia Art Magazine and Milan Art & Events Center / Milan, Italy / 2017

在路上 / China Photo Press / Beijing, China / 2016

exhibitions

solo

2016: Desde Lo Alto / Permanent Installation at Oglethorpe University / Atlanta, Georgia

group

2017: Selected Works / Ksana Spirits / Milan Art & Events Center / Milan, Italy 

2016: Desde Lo Alto / On The Road / PDF Chic / Beijing, China 

2016: Works Compilation 14-16 / Senior Exit Show / Turner Lynch Campus Center / Atlanta, Georgia

2016: Untitled - Various / OU's LASS / Philip Weltner Library  / Atlanta, Georgia

filmography

cinematographer

They Got Out / Short Film / 2019
Howdy Neighbor! / Short Film / 2019
Genderalia / Documentary / 2015
Eva / Short Film* / 2016
Fixed Echos / Short Film* / 2014

director

Genderalia / Documentary / 2015

film co-editor

Howdy Neighbor! / Short Film / 2019
Genderalia / Documentary / 2015

awards

2016: Outstanding Senior in Photography and Filmmaking / Oglethorpe's Liberal Arts and Sciences Symposium / Atlanta, Georgia 

*student productions

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