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born 1974 in Italy, lives and works in London

education
11/15   PhD, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture: Kingston University, London, UK
06/08   MA Photography, Royal College of Art, London, UK
00/01   Continuing Education Courses, School of Visual Arts, SVA, New York, USA
96/98   Center Riccardo Bauer, Photography, Milan, Italy
92/96   Academy of Fine Art, Brera, Fine Art, Painting, Milan, Italy

residencies and workshops
12/13   Workshops, Vision Forum. An Opera in Five Acts, DRAF, David Roberts Art Foundation, London, UK
2008   Workshop (ANTI) Realism, Guangzhou, China
2007   Artist in residence, Gasworks, London, UK
2002   Workshop with Nobuyoshi Araki, Japan Foundation, Venice, Italy
2001   Workshops, International Center of Photography, ICP, New York, USA
1995   International workshop of Art Colleges, Hiroshima, Japan

selected solo exhibitions
2015   IDENTIKIT II, Assembly hall, Lilian Baylis Old School, London, UK
2014   Riss(e), IDENTIKIT I, project space Ermanno Cristini, Varese, Italy
2013   Da vicino. Acquari. Irene Crocco, Milan, Italy
2010   PASSEGGERI, Palazzo Terragni Ex Casa del Fascio, Como, Italy
2007   PARK HOTEL, Centre of Visual Arts Pescheria, Pesaro, Italy
2005   TEOREMA, PRAHA TORINO LYON, Nepente Art Gallery, Milan, Italy
ONCE, Fuorizona Arte Contemporanea, Macerata, Italy
2003   MIRAGE, Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
2001   PRIVATE, Dryphoto Arte Contemporanea, Prato, Italy

selected group exhibitions / screenings
2015   Dalla scuola del libro al cfp Bauer. 60 anni di didattica per la fotografia, Spazio espositivo Soderini, Milan, Italy
2015   PhD exhibition, Kingston University, Kingston, UK
2014   The C(h)roma Show, Croma store Indiranagar, Bangalore, India
2014   7 fotografi a Brera, Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan, Italy
2013   Visual Urbanism: Perceptions of the Material Landscape, British Library, London, UK
HABIT(AT), The Trampery London Fields, London, UK
2012   RECONFIGURATIONS, Kingston University, London
CREATE, OBSERVE, PERFORM, Alkovi Galleria, Helsinki
Film Lounge TERRA, Stills Scotland's Centre for Photography, from the collection Careof DOCVA, Edinburg, UK
2011   SAPERI FEMMINILI, Arsenale Museum, Iseo - Brescia, Italy
2010   SIMPLICITY, Source Coding, Quare Project space, London, UK
SUPERMEGADROPS 6, Crac Centro ricerca Arte Contemporanea, Cremona, Italy
IRUKANDJI, Collegio Armeno Moorat-Raphael, Venice, Italy
ROAMING. TRANSITION. A PRIVATE MATTER, VYŠEHRADSKÁ, PRAGUE
2009   Da Guarene all'Etna 2009, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Guarene, Italy
FAILURE/SUCCESS, Tactile Bosh Gallery, Cardiff, UK
    VIDEO IT, Merz Foundation, screening, Turin, Italy
(ANTI) Realism - Workshot 2, Adele C Gallery, screening, Rome, Italy
LA Video Library, Show curated by Richard Healy, Crisp London Los Angeles at Art LA, Los Angeles, USA
(ANTI) Realism - Workshot 2, Ecole Régionale des Beaux-Arts, Besançon, France
2008   VIDEOCLUB selection 08, screening, Lighthouse, Brighton, UK
(ANTI) Realism - Workshot 1, Norrköping Konsthall, Sweden
RCA Show, Royal College of Art, London, UK
2007   OPEN STUDIO, Gasworks, London
FAILURE/SUCCESS, Photomonth, Krakow, Poland
2005   LANDSCAPE AS A METAPHOR, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal-Unteröwisheim, Germany
RACCONTO DI UN LUOGO, Palazzo della Triennale, Milan, Italy
FRAGMENTS OF CONTEMPORARY URBAN LIFE, City Hall Art Space and Italian Cultural Institute, San Francisco, USA
2004   RETENTIVA, Italian Pavilion, Venice, Italy
IMMAGINI DEL NOSTRO TEMPO, Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Foundation photography collection, IVAM, Valencia, Spain
ANTEPRIMA TORINO, XIV ESPOSIZIONE DELLA QUADRIENNALE D’ARTE, Turin, Italy
2003   ABSENCE/PRESENCE, une nouvelle génération d’artistes italianes, Le Botanique, Bruxelles, Belgium
GE/03, Palazzo Re Rebaudengo, Guarene d’Alba, Italy
2002   Lavori in corso/Work in Progress, Milan, Italy
BYE BYE BABY, Galleria Giancarla Zanutti, Milan, Italy
PASSAGGIO DI TESTIMONE, Italian Pavilion, Venice, Italy
2001   6° INTERNATIONALE FOTOTAGE HERTEN VISION OF EUROPE, Herten, Germany
CONCEPTION ‘01, New York University, N.Y.C
2000   GIOVANE FOTOGRAFIA ITALIANA, Galleria Civica Modena, Italy
1999   EUROPEAN AGFA DIGITAL PORTRAIT AWARD, Palau Sant Marcal, Barcellona, Spain
1998   FOTOESORDIO, Università di Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
1997   GIOVANICHESIRACCONTANO , Palazzo della Triennale, Milan, Italy
PRIMA BIENNALE DI FOTOGRAFIA, Trevi Flash Art Museum (First Prize ex-equo)

awards / fellowships
2011   KINGSTON UNIVERSITY, Faculty of Art, Design & Architecture, Scholarship Award
2010   BOW CROSS ARTIST RESIDENCY, Acme Studios, London, Shortlist
2008   MAN GROUP PHOTOGRAPHY, Royal College of Art, London, Third prize
NFTS/RCA, Artist Moving Image Award, Shortlist
2007   MAN GROUP PHOTOGRAPHY, Royal College of Art, London, Shortlist
2005   PREMIO RICCARDO PEZZA, Palazzo della Triennale, Milan, Italy, First prize
1999   SAVIGNANO \ ARLES 1999, Fellowship at the École National de la Photographie of Arles, France
1998   FOTOESORDIO '98, University of Rome, Italy

lectures / conferences / public talks
2015   University of the Creatives Arts Farnham, Farnham, UK
2014   Royal College of Art, London,UK
2013   VISUAL URBANISM: PERCEPTIONS OF THE MATERIAL LANDSCAPE, The British Library, London, UK
2012   Daniel Blau Gallery, London, UK
STILL ARCHITECTURE: PHOTOGRAPHY VISION CULTURAL TRANSMISSION.
IS IMAGE ARCHITECTURE? International conference at CRASSH, Department of Architecture, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
PARTICIPATION IN PHOTOGRAPHY: MEMORY, ARCHIVES&AUTHORSHIP, Urban Photo Festival, Fotosynthesis, London, UK
URBAN DESIGN ELECTIVES 2012/13, Finctional and Factual Cities, Westminster University, London, UK
2007   Gasworks Gallery, London, UK

publications / catalogues
SPACE AND IMAGE. Annalisa Sonzogni’s installations challenge our perceptions of buildings,
text by Christopher Heighes, C20 Magazine/Issue 2, 2015
7 FOTOGRAFI A BRERA, Text by Sandrina Bandera, Cecilia Ghibaudi, Carlo Bertelli, Tiziana Serena,
Giorgio Zanchetti, edited by Skira, 2014
ROYAL COLLEGE OF ART PHOTOGRAPHY 2008,
edited by Royal College of Art, London, 2008, cat (text by Olivier Richon, Luisa Santos, Victor Burgin)
PARK HOTEL, edited by Pescheria, Pesaro – Italy, 2007, cat (text by Ludovico Pratesi)
TEOREMA, PRAHA TORINO LYON, edited by Nepente, Milan – Italy, 2005 (Texts by Régis Durand and Andrea Branzi)
PERIFERIE. VIAGGIO AI MARGINI DELLE CITTA, edited by Laterza, Milan, 2006, cat
LANDSCHAFT ALS METAPHER, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Germany, 2005, cat
DAGLI ANNI '80 IN POI. IL MONDO DELL'ARTE CONTEMPORANEA IN ITALIA, edited by Artshow, Milan – Italy, 2005
GIANCARLA ZANUTTI, edited by Silvana, Milan – Italy, 2004
XIV QUADRIENNALE, ANTEPRIMA, De Luca Editori d'Arte, Turin – Italy, 2004, cat
MODENA PER LA FOTOGRAFIA, L'IDEA DI PAESAGGIO NELLA FOTOGRAFIA ITALIANA DAL 1850 AD OGGI,
edited by Silvana, Milan – Italy, 2003, cat
MIRAGE, Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea, Milan – Italy, 2003, cat
IN FACCIA AL MONDO, IL RITRATTO CONTEMPORANEO NEL MEDIUM FOTOGRAFICO, edited by Neos, Genoa – Italy, 2003
GE/03, edited by Nepente, Milan – Italy, 2003, cat
IMMAGINI DEL NOSTRO TEMPO, FOTOGRAFIE DALLA COLLEZIONE SANDRETTO RE REBAUDENGO,
edited by Nepente, Milan – Italy, 2003, cat
JUNGE ITALIENISCHE FOTOGRAFIE, Herten – Germany, 2001, cat

collections
Royal College of Art, London, UK
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy
Galleria Civica di Modena, Modena, Italy
The Rothschild Group, Milan, Italy
Azimut, Milan, Italy
Museo di fotografia, Cinisello Balsamo, Italy
Private collections in Europe