Silvia Ros is a Cuban-American, Miami-based photographer, with a master’s degree in architecture. After over a decade as a museum photographer, she jumped ship and launched a busy freelance career, tackling not only her own creative projects such as Average Places and Cuba: My Myth, My Reality, but serving as the official Art Basel Miami Beach photographer, and with clients including the Institute of Contemporary Art Miami, Bass Museum, HistoryMiami, The Biscayne Times and J. P. Morgan Chase. In 2014 the Smithsonian National Museum of American History’s permanent collection acquired 86 of her photographs documenting the LGBT movement in the United States.