Lilac Perez is a Brooklyn based Casting Director & Photo Producer. Originally from Los Angeles, California where she received her BFA in Photography from Art Center College of Design in 2008. 

Currently Associate Casting Director at Refinery29 working across photography and video casting for both branded and editorial content. Formerly Photo Editor working on production and art direction for editorial fashion content at Refinery29 and Model Agent at Wilhelmina Models in New York.  






SPD Gold Medal, 2018
Digital Platform: Original Digital Photography, Feature, Fashion/Beauty Service
“What’s Stopping The Most Relevant Style Subculture From Going Mainstream”
Photo Editor

SPD Silver Medal, 2018
Video: Feature Video:Service
“The Perfect Beach Body Is B.S. -- & These Gorgeous, UnRetouched Photos Prove It”
Production and Casting

Webby Honoree, 2018
Advertising, Media, & PR: Fashion, Beauty & Lifestyle category
R29xGucci: No Labels. No Limits. Young Sages & Style Spirits Unite

American Photography 34, 2018
How Did An Entire Group Of People Become A Fashion Trend?

PDN Photo Annual, 2018
Getty Images x Refinery29 Beauty Stock Shoot

SPD Gold Medal, 2017
Video: Short Video or Video Series
“The Hiplet Ballerinas Present: Party Dresses So Fly They’ll Be Your Dance Partner”

American Photography 33, 2017
9 Stunning Photos Of Differently Abled Women Taking Back The Beach
Casting and Photo Editor

American Photography 32, 2016
Refinery29 Calendar

Webby Honoree, 2016
Category: Web, Best Individual Editorial Experience
Fall's Best Boots Were Made For Dancing
Photo Editor and Production