Laura Nestor (Kallasvee) was born in 1979, Tallinn, Estonia. She graduated from Estonian Academy of Arts in 2002, photography. From that time she has worked as an advertising, portrait and fashion photographer. Laura Nestor has become one of the Estonian’s most well known and celebrated fashion photographers. She has done several solo exhibitions and from the autumn of 2010 she lectures fashion photography in Estonian Academy of Arts.
In 2008 Pilgrim Books published book “Kirg. Toit” on which Laura Nestor worked with Ester Kannelmäe and Margit Hakomaa.
In 2016 Helios Books published book "Paarisjooga" Co-authors Gina Laagus, Ethel Otsason.
Seesam Insurance, My Fitness, Baltika, Huppa, Arstikeskus Confido, Endover Kinnisvara, Viru Centre, Rocca al Mare, Kaubamaja, Stockmann, Ülemiste Centre, Reet Aus, Iris Jainver, Varkki, Eesti Meremuuseum, Treimann Furniture, Nobe Partners, Tallink, Nokia, Philips etc.
MAGAZINE & NEWSPAPER COLLABRATIONS
Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, Playboy, Säde, Mood, Hooaeg, Anne&Stiil, Pere ja Kodu, Eesti Ekspress, Postimees, Päevaleht etc.
2020 Calendar / Co-author Erle Taklai.
2019 Personal exhibition “La Nardi”/ Treimann Furniture / Tallinn, Estonia.
2016 Photo’s for book “Paarisjooga” Helios Books. Co-authors Gina Laagus, Ethel Otsason.
2010 Fashion Calendar / Co-authors Liisi Eesmaa, Mammu.
2009 Personal exhibition “Flashoff” / Conference Centre Athena / Tartu, Estonia.
2008 Photo’s for book “Love. Food” / Pilgrim Books. Co-authors Margit Hakomaa, Ester Kannelmäe.
2007 Postcard series “Promises”, co-author Ester Kannelmäe.
2007 Personal exhibition “Handicraft”/ lounge UpUp / Tallinn, Estonia.
2007 Personal exhibition “Vogue”/ lounge Kaheksa/ Tallinn, Estonia.
2006 Exhibition “She has really long legs” / café Moskva / Tallinn, Estonia / Co-authors Grimmsisters (make-up artists).
2006 Exhibition “She has really long legs” / café Bambus / Tartu, Estonia / Co-authors Grimmsisters (make-up artists).
2006 Exhibition “Change Sides”, restaurant Pegasus, Tallinn, Estonia, co-author Ester Kannelmäe (stylist).
2005 Personal exhibition “Planets and Diets” / café Moskva / Tallinn, Estonia.
2005 Photo-performance “Parnass Pidusöök poeesiasõpradele” / Ganuti Kild / Tallinn, Estonia.
2005 Photo series “Planets and Diets” / festival Continental Breakfast NU Performance / Ganuti Kild / Tallinn, Estonia.
2004 Exhibition with Ulvi Tiit “ [O] “ / art-gallery Linnagalerii / Tallinn, Estonia.
2003 Video installation for Rein Rannap’s concert “ Oopera”.
2003 North-Europe contemporary art exhibition “Kohtumispaik” / Gothenburg, Sweden; Stavanger, Norway; Helsinki, Finland; Vilnius, Lithuania; Riga, Latvia; Tallinn, Estonia; Södertälje, Sweden.
2002 Permanent exhibition in Estonian Pupet Theatre twenty lamps, photos on light-boxes / diploma in photography ( Art Academy of Estonia) / Tallinn, Estonia.
Tel: +372 52 07 225