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BIOGRAPHY

© Carola Savinetti

SHORT BIOGRAPHY:

Flavia Rossi is an artist and photographer based in Rome. 
She graduated at the Architecture faculty of the University of Rome La Sapienza in 2016, with a thesis on the Aesthetics of the Landscape. In 2017 she graduated at the Master IUAV in Photography with a final mark of 110 with honors (thesis supervisors: Stefano Graziani and Filippo Romano). In 2018 she attended the Master Libro by D.O.O.R. in cooperation with Blank Paper and was selected for the Summer School by SISF.

In 2016 she was selected for the artistic residency Manufatto in Situ 10, curated by ViaIndustriae and she did an internship at ICCD in Rome. 

In 2017 she published her photobook "Thus in the spark of the moment", to be found in specialized bookshops in Italy. It has been presented at many photography festivals in Italy, such as Funzilla Festival, Scanner Festival, Gazebook: Sicily Photobook Festival and Bitume PhotoFest, where she also took part in discussions with Matteo Balduzzi and other emerging photographers. 
She won the Aldo Nascimben Prize and she was among the finalists for the Emerging Talents contest.

In 2018 she was one of the 30 Under 30 | Women Photographers selected by Artpil + Photoboite and she was among the finalists of the Athens Photo Festival, the Premio Combat Prize and the Francesco Fabbri Prize for contemporary arts. Some of her photographs were selected for the online exhibition DER GREIF Guest Room by Lorenza Bravetta. Photos from "Thus in the spark of the moment" were exhibited in the solo show "A personal geography" curated by Niccolò Fano (director of Matèria) at LO.FT in Lecce. She was selected for the workshop The Hidden City Palermo with Stefano Graziani curated by Cloe Piccoli for Manifesta12, for the laboratory Eterotopia by Eterotopia in La Maddalena and for the Global Youth Culture Forum in Jeju organized by UCGL.


COMPLETE CV:

STUDIES


2018: Summer School Sisf

2018 - 2017: Master Libro at D.O.O.R

2017 - 2016: Internship at ICCD in Rome

2017 - 2016: Master IUAV in Photography in cooperation with Fondazione Francesco Fabbri. Thesis supervisors: Stefano Graziani and Filippo Romano. Final mark of 110 with honors

2016 - 2015: Master “Photographs for an exhibition” with Alessandra Mauro (Contrasto) at Officine Fotografiche Roma

2016: Graduation in Architecture with a thesis in the Aesthetics of landscape about the unexpected changes in the territory. Final mark of 110 /110 with honors

WORK EXPERIENCES

2018: Global Youth Culture Forum in Jeju Island curated by Culture UCLG

2018: Workshop Eterotopia curated by Eterotopia at La Maddalena Island

2018: Workshop The Hidden City Palermo with Stefano Graziani curated by Cloe Piccoli

2018: She did the lecture “Cartografia Sentimentale” at the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome, in the course of Digital Photography by Federica Landi.

2018: She took part in discussions during Bitume Photofest with Matteo Balduzzi, Sarah Carlet, Alessia Rollo, Aminta Pierri, Rocco Venezia, Alice Caracciolo e Francesca Fiorella

2018 - 2017 : Her self-published photobook “Thus in the spark of the moment” has been presented at LO.FT with Niccolò Fano and Alessia Rollo, at Foto Gang with Giorgio Barrera, and at the following festivals: Funzilla - Rome Photozine Festival with Novella Oliana, Scanner Festival with Chiara Capodici and Maurizio Ceccato, Gazebook - Sicily Photobook Festival with Filippo Romano

2018 - 2016: Official photographer of the Centro Studi Giorgio Muratore and of the architect Susanna Nobili

2018 - 2014: She currently works on the project Il Contrafforte

2017: Her self-published book “Thus in the spark of the moment” can be found in the bookshop Leporello and the art shop La Stanza in Rome, LO.FT in Lecce and Spazio Gamma and Foto Gang in Milan

2017: She did the lecture “Le radici, Atlante personale” at Master in Interior Design. IED

2015: She did the lecture “Prospettive Molteplici / L’immagine dell’Eur”. Open House Roma

AWARDS

2018: Selected for the artistic residency Premio Artivisive San Fedele Prize

2018: Finalist at Premio Francesco Fabbri Prize in emerging art category

2018: Selected for the Global Youth Culture Forum in Jeju island curated by Culture UCLG

2018: Selected for The Hidden City Palermo with Stefano Graziani curated by Cloe Piccoli during Manifesta12.

2018: Selected for Eterotopia by Eterotopia in La Maddalena island

2018: Selected for the online exhibition Der Greif Guest Room by Lorenza Bravetta

2018: Finalist in the single image category in the call FotoRoomOPEN|Jest Edition

2018: Selected for the workshop “Giorni sospesi” curated by Yogurt Magazine

2018: Finalist at Premio Combat Prize, photography category

2018: Finalist at Athens Photo Festival

2018: She is among the artists selected for the archive of Fondo Malerba per la Fotografia

2018: She is among the 30 Under 30 | Women Photographers selected by Artpil + Photo Boite 

2017: Finalist at Emerging Talents Contest

2017: She won the Aldo Nascimben Prize for Photography organized by F.A.S.T. in Treviso

2017: Her self-published book “Thus in the spark of the moment” is among the fanzines selected to be shown in Castelnuovo Fotografia Festival

2016: Selected for the project Arcipelago curated by Ikonemi

RESIDENT CAREER

2019 - 2018: Premio Artivisive San Fedele Prize, in Milan, curated by the San Fedele Arte gallery

2018: Global Youth Culture Forum in Jeju, organized by UCGL

2016: MANUFATTO in SITU 10. La carta sonora degli orti di San Pietro / 2, curated by ViaIndustriae. Visiting artists: Vincenzo Cabiati, Stefano Graziani, Amedeo Martegani

2015: Il paesaggio dell’Ecomuseo della Valle d’Itria, Locorotondo, curated by Michele Cera e Gianni Leone

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

SOLO SHOW

A solo show curated by Niccolò Fano at Centro Studi Giorgio Muratore in Rome is scheduled in 2019.

2018: "A personal geography", LO.FT, Lecce, curated by Niccolò Fano (director of Matèria)

2016: "Attraverso", Museo Civico, Spinetoli, curated by Ikonemi

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018: “Solo gli alberi hanno radici” and “Nuovo patrimonio” within Ricostruzioni: architettura, città e paesaggio nell’epoca delle distruzioni Triennale, Milan, curated by Nina Bassoli

2018: 30 Under 30 Women Photographers, Maison de la Photographie, Lille, curated by Artpil

2018: Premio Francesco Fabbri Prize, Villa Brandolini, Pieve di Soligo (Tv), curated by Carlo Sala

2018: 30 under 30 Women Photography, Galerie Claude Samuel, Paris, curated by Artpil

2018: Premio Combat Prize, Museo Civico Giovanni Fattori, Livorno, curated by Associazione BlobArt

2017: "A love song", Premio Aldo Nascimben Prize, Foyer Provincia di Treviso, Treviso, F.A.S.T.

2017: "Alghe" in Manufatto in Situ: 10 paesaggi, CIAC, Foligno, ViaIndustriae

2016: "Custodi", part of "Un ponte per la fotografia", within Festival FotoLeggendo, Officine Fotografiche Roma, Roma, curated by Emilio D'Itri

2016: "Spazi lunghi come dei rettilinei" within Fotografia Europea Reggio Emilia, Linea di Confine per la fotografia contemporanea, Rubiera, curated by Sabrina Ragucci

2016: "Another Landscape" within F4 / Un’idea di fotografia Festival, Villa Brandolini, Pieve di Soligo, Carlo Sala

2016: "Satelliti" within GangCity, Spazio Thetis, La Biennale di Venezia, Venezia, curated by Anna Zemella

SELECTED BOOKS AND PUBLICATIONS

2018: The Plan Magazine, Panorama Italiano

2018: Elogio della cornice: Giorgio Muratore un intellettuale dell'architettura italiana, Campisano publisher

2018: Catalogue of Premio Francesco Fabbri

2018: Locomotiv n.21

2018: Volve Zine n.2 by Volve

2018: The book Giorni sospesi, Another Book by The Lab, curated by Yogurt Magazine

2018: Online exhibition Der Greif Guest Room by Lorenza Bravetta

2018: Interview Flavia Rossi e spazio e luce by Marisa Coppiano for the online magazine Dol’s Magazine

2018: On FotoRoom website among the finalists for the call FotoRoomOPEN|Jest Edition, in the single image category

2018: Catalogue of Premio Combat Prize, photography category

2018: “20xventix20” curated by Alessandra Calvani Design

2018: Catalogue Archive Fondo Malerba per la Fotografia2017

2017: Locomotiv n.11

2017: Interview “Flavia Rossi’s personal geography. Life, time and stories to realize an atlas of emotions” by Alice Caracciolo on the newspaper Il Fotografo n.296

2017: Online gallery in Landscape Stories website with the project “A love song”

2017: She self-published the book “Thus in the spark of the moment”

2017: La Carta sonora degli orti S.Pietro / manufatto in situ 9/10 (book + cd) curated by Via Industriae Suono and a+Mbookstore