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 2021

Carolyn has been honored with 19 American Art Awards over the past 9 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.