William Abranowicz has been a photographer for nearly 40 years. His work is found in collections throughout the world, both public and private.

Abranowicz’s work has appeared in nearly every major publication in the United States, Europe, and Asia. He served as a contributing photographer to Condé Nast Traveler for 25 years, and has created campaigns for brands such as American Express, Rolex, Old Navy, Ralph Lauren, Gold Peak, Estée Lauder, Eddie Bauer, Orvis, and Target, among others.

Abranowicz assisted photographers Horst P. Horst and George Tice, becoming a master printer and working with the negatives of Edward Steichen, George Hoyningen-Huene, and Michael Disfarmer, as well as Horst and Tice. He taught photography at Parsons School of Design and The New School, and was an artist-in-residence at Peters Valley in Layton, New Jersey.

Along with his son and daughter, Abranowicz is a licensed falconer. He is an avid environmentalist engaged in water, land, and climate issues nationally and locally. Abranowicz lives in Bedford, New York with his wife, Andrea Raisfeld, a location agent.

He is represented by Art + Commerce.


Art + Commerce
Becky Lewis
531 West 25th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10001
(212) 206-0737


  • Afterimage (TX)
  • Athens House of Photography (Greece)
  • Batagianni Gallery (Greece)
  • Bonni Benrubi Gallery (NY)
  • Camerawork (Berlin)
  • Photographer’s Gallery (LA)
  • The Bruce Museum (CT)
  • The Skopelos Center for Photography (Greece)
  • The Thessaloniki Museum of Photography (Greece)
  • The Witkin Gallery (NY)