Patricia Heal was born and raised in England, where she studied art and drama. She turned her focus to photography in the late ‘80’s. After receiving a degree in photography, she moved to New York City. Patricia currently works as a commercial photographer for leading editorial and commercial clients including Calvin Klein, Pottery Barn, Bon Appétit, W Magazine, WSJ Magazine, Anthropologie, Real Simple, Glamour, Wired, WWD, Martha Stewart, and Bloomingdale’s. She has had eight solo fine art exhibits at Robin Rice Gallery in New York. She has received numerous awards, including the Society of Publication Designers Award for Photography, the Communication Arts Photography Award, a Nikon/PDN Award, and a Fuji Film Promotion Award. Patricia shares a studio in SoHo with fellow photographer and husband Anthony Cotsifas and their English bulldog Moses Oliver Dudley.