Adriana Teresa Letorney
is a journalist, visual editor, and media entrepreneur based between Vermont and New York. She is the Founder & Executive Director of FotoVisura Inc
(FV Inc), a tech and media company primarily responsible for Visura.co
and Visura Pi
. She is also the Co-founder and Executive Producer at Scout Film Festival
Born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico—Adriana Teresa is dedicated to studying the structural challenges of finding and connecting to quality and diverse content and talent on the internet.A journalist, she has written feature and profile stories
for the New York Times, Huffington Post, NYU The Click, and other publications. She has served as a juror, nominator, and reviewer for the Alexia Foundation
, World Press Photo
, Prix Pictet
, New York Portfolio Review, Northern Course Short, New York Photo Awards
, The Google Photography Prize
, amongst many others. She has been a guest lecturer at numerous educational institutions, including the Fashion Institute of Technology, Missouri School of Journalism, The S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, The School of Visual Arts, and The New School in NY.Adriana Teresa has produced numerous photography exhibitions
, pavilions, and festivals, including in the United States, Central America, The Caribbean, Europe, and Australia. She has also served as curator of multiple exhibitions, including for the Latin American & International Pavilion at The New York Photo Festival (2008-2012), Lucie Awards Best of Show Exhibition (2010), Photoville (2012-13), and GuatePhoto Festival (2010-2015).
Adriana completed a BA in Anthropology at the University of Puerto Rico. Later on, she completed a second BFA in photography at the School of Visual Arts in New York. During the summer of 2021, she will complete a Master's in Journalism at New York University's Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.