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photographer , Art gallery director

Catriona Trafford Fraser, British art gallery director, photographer. Advisory panel Bethesda Art and Entertainment; advisory board Washington School of Photography; Member of Art Dealers Association Greater Washington, Bethesda Chamber of Commerce.


Fraser, Catriona Trafford was born on January 8, 1972 in Reading, England. Arrived in the United States, 1992. Daughter of Nigel Trafford Fraser and Christine Ilsley.


Diploma, Plymouth College Arts and Design, Devon, England, 1988—1989. Graduated, Wallingford School, Oxfordshire, England, 1988.


Assistant photographer trainee Reading Evening Post, Reading, England, 1987. Founder Cairn Photography, Fettercairn, Scotland, 1991. Director Fraser Gallery, Washington, since 1996, Bethesda, Maryland, since 2002.

Founder Secondsight, since 2003. Director Bethesda Fine Arts Festival. Chair Trawick Art Prize, Bethesda Painting Awards.


  • Other Work

    • Photographer Dunnottar Castle, 1992 (1st prize Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival, 1995), Kinnaird Castle, 1992 (1st prize Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival, 1994), Glamis Castle, 1992 (1st place 6th Annual Roseville Photography Competition, California, 1993), Fleur Northern II, 1992 (Best of Show 17th Annual International Photo Competition Arkansas, 1993). Exhibitions include National Art Competition, 1996, Castlegait Gallery, Scotland, 1992, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, 1992, New Image Gallery, Virginia, 1992, Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh, 1992, St. Helena Art League, California, 1993, Brusque Museum, Santa Caterina Brazil, 1993, Art League Gallery, Virginia, 1994, 1995, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1995, Eklektikos Gallery, Washington DC, 1996, Fraser Gallery, Washington DC, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2002, Infrared Gallery, Chicago, 1998, Bruce Gallery, Edinboro College, Pennsylvania, 2001, American Center Physics, Maryland, 2004.


Advisory panel Bethesda Art and Entertainment. Advisory board Washington School of Photography. Member of Art Dealers Association Greater Washington, Bethesda Chamber of Commerce.


Married Florencio Lennox Campello, January 7, 1995. 1 child Callum Fraser-Sharp.

Nigel Trafford Fraser

Christine Ilsley

Florencio Lennox Campello

Callum Fraser-Sharp Fraser