A creative consultancy specializing in full-service casting and production


Shay Nielsen has worked in the fashion and entertainment industry for over fifteen years in a wide variety of capacities and has developed particular strengths in high-end production and talent casting.  

Nielsen worked as the Senior Celebrity Licensing Agent at Art + Commerce in New York City for renowned Photographers including Steven Meisel, Ellen Von Unwerth, Patrick Demarchelier, Carter Smith, Solve Sundsbo and Greg Lotus, among others. She represented their photography archives and produced celebrity content which was featured in top-tier global publications including Vanity Fair, Vogue, Glamour, GQ, Tatler, Another and i-D.  Prior to Art + Commerce, she worked at The Establishment, a full service casting and consulting agency in New York, casting for fashion shows, editorials, and advertising campaigns such as DKNY, Rodarte and Apple. 

Shay Nielsen is the West Coast Editor at Large for Document Journal.

Clients: Bullett Magazine, Dazed & Confused, Document Journal, Elle, Essie, Flaunt, GQ, HERO Magazine, i-D, Louis Vuitton, Maker Studios, Mineral Fusion, Monique L’hullier, Monster Children, NARS, Nasty Gal, Premiere France, Sprite, Style.com, Summit Studios, Vice, Vogue