Graduated in Sociology at the University “La Sapienza” in Rome, since 2007, alongside her personal artistic research, has worked on a critic-cultural journey collaborating with Filippo Maggia in the realization of exhibitions and the related publications like Alle Otto, Solito Posto, double personal of the English artist Victor Burgin, Contemporary Photography Museum of Cinisello Balsamo, Milano and Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice; In Our World: New Photography in Britain, Galleria Civica, Modena; Araki Gold, Istituto Nazionale per la Grafica, Rome.

Since 2008 she works with Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Modena at the project Fondazione Fotografia, for which she is responsible for the didactic activity and publications. In this field she co-edited several volumes, by Skira, such as Walter Niedermayr. Appearances, 2011; Breaking News. Contemporary Photography from Middle East and Africa, 2010; History, Memory, Identity. Contemporary Photography of East Europe, 2009; Asian Dub Photography, 2008, above the catalogues dedicated to the Italian collection. She has also organized the exhibition and the publication of the book Are you a Lucky Artist?, Biblioteca Civica d’Arte Luigi Poletti of Modena, 2010, and the video exhibition of the artist Mounir Fatmi Linguaggi costituenti, Fondazione Collegio San Carlo.

Since 2009 she writes about photography collaborating with magazines and artists. Among the principal contributions, the biography of Daido Moriyama, Visioni del Mondo, Skira, 2010, and Crepacci in the book of Luca Andreoni. Non Si Fa in Tempo ad Avere Paura, Musumeci, 2011.


Francesca Lazzarini