Carolyn Quan has had the honor of winning many awards over the course of her fine art career.

London, England
8th Fine Art Photography Awards, 2022
–  Nominee  –
Professional Photo Manipulation Category

London, England
7th Fine Art Photography Awards, 2021
–  Nominee  –
Professional Nude Category

American Art Awards, 2012 through 2022

Carolyn has been honored with 20 American Art Awards over the past 11 years. The awards are juried by 25 fine art galleries and museums across the U.S. The international competition includes entries from artists from all over the world.

Chicago, Illinois, 2017
–  Best in Category  –
Lincolnshire Art Festival

Chicago, Illinois, 2017
–  Outstanding Achievement Award  – 
Southport Art Festival

Shown here with members of the organization during the presentation of the award.

Beverly Hills, California, 2017
–  Honorable Mention Award  – 
New Media Category
44th Annual Beverly Hills Spring artSHOW

St. George, Utah, 2017
–  2nd Place Award  –
Digital Art category, for “Gentle Spirits” (elephants)
38th Annual St. George Art Festival


La Quinta, California, 2015
–  Award of Merit  –
Category of Photography
33rd Annual La Quinta Arts Festival (Palm Springs Area), one of the most prestigious art festivals in the United States


Marin County, California, 2014
–  Honorable Mention  –
For “Forest of Dreams”
86th Annual Members Show, of the Marin Society of Artists

Forest of Dreams

San Francisco, California – 2010:
–  Best In Show Award  –
36th Annual Castro Street Fair in San Francisco, which was founded by Harvey Milk in 1974. Shown here with members of the organization after the presentation of the award.