As one of today's leading celebrity and model photographers, Mike Ruiz is a force to be reckoned with! His images have appeared in top magazines and marketing campaigns from around the world.
Mike is most proud of his community service, having supported such organizations as The Ali Forney Center, GMHC, The Trevor Project, Housing Works, It Gets Better Campaign, Live Out Loud, Project Angel Food, and GLAAD. He is also on the honorary board of the "Let There Be Hope" research foundation.
In April of 2020, Mike graced the cover of OUT Magazine for his contributions to the LGBTQ community and the arts.
Our Relationship with Mike Ruiz goes back over a decade, and we are so proud to work with this talented artist and advocate. We share a passion with Mike for protecting animals and supporting the LGBTQ community.
The team at VAQARA has had a relationship with Mike Ruiz for more than a decade and are incredibly proud to have worked with him to develop a website to showcase his amazing body of work properly.