Born in 1982 in Bologna, where he lives and works. After the graduation in History of the contemporary world at the University of Bologna, he graduated with honor in Photography at the Fine Arts Academy of Bologna. He continued his studies at the master in advanced training in contemporary imagery organized by Fondazione Fotografia, where he started to deepen his research. Besides working as freelance photographer he’s also pursuing his activity as a teacher.
In 2013 he takes part to an artist in residence at the Stills Centre of Photography in Edinburgh and to the one at Baessa 1310-Lagorai photographed at Arte Sella. In 2016 he is guest at BAR – Basilicata Art Residency. Main personal and collective exhibitions: 2017 – Maison Européenne de la Photographie; Teatro Carignano, Torino. 2016 – Posto Fisso, Fotografia Europea, Reggio Emilia. 2015 – International Photo Project, Spazio Soderini, Milano. 2014 – Open Studio, Sala degli Archi, Livorno; Us, Foro Boario, Modena. 2013 – Principianti, ex Ospedale Sant’Agostino, Modena; Contemplative, PAC, Milano; Prima Luce, Sala Dogana Palazzo Ducale, Genova; 2012 – Avanzi, Museo della Storia di Bologna, Bologna.
Tiziano Rossano Mainieri