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2013 - 2016 University of Brighton BA Photography  

2016-Ongoing, Co-director of Ardesia Projects (IT/UK)



2018, Cuore di Pietra, workshop with Federico Clavarino, organized by Sineglossa, Parco del Conero, Marche (IT) 

2017, How To Flatten a Mountain, Cow House Studio, PhotoIreland Festival, Dublin (IRL)

2015, iArt Artist-in-Residency, Catania, Sicily (IT)



2016, Femme Fotale Volume VI, Phoenix, Arizona (US)

2014, Aurora Fotografi Magazine, issue KISSES, Milano (IT)


Curatorial Works

2016 SCREENED showcase with James Williams Murray, Sean Padraic Birnie and Alberto Sinigaglia, at The Naked  Eye Gallery, in occasion of the Brigthon Photo Fringe 2016

2016 Ardesia Projects Collective Hub with Michele Amaglio and Dimitri D’Ippolito, for the Brighton Photo Fringe Collective Hub 2016

2014 American Ecstasy by Barbara Nitke, One Eyed Jacks Gallery, Brighton (UK) 

2014 Anatomies showcase with Matthew Broadhead, Peter Rathbone, Amanda Gordon, Klara Svackova, The Naked Eye Gallery, Brighton (UK)


Collective Exhibitions

2018, UPCOMING - One Year Revolv, Revolv Collective, Safehouse 1, London (UK)

2018, The Mask, LoosenArt, Millepiani, Rome (IT)

2017, How To Flatten a Mountain, Rathfarnham Castle, Cow House Studios Artist Residency, PhotoIreland, Dublin (IRL) 

2017, Sulla Sensualità; Un’indagine declinata in tredici voci, Studi Festival, Milan (IT)

2016, Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao (CHN)

2016, Ping-Pong Symposium performance with Neil Baynes at KREIS Gallery, Nuremberg (DE) 

2016, University of Brighton Degree Show, solo room installation at Edward Street Campus, Brighton (UK) 

2016 Ryerson University image exchange, School of Image Arts, Ryerson University, Toronto (CA)

2015/16, Premio Lynx, at Galleria LUX, Treviso (IT) Fortezza Nuova, Toscana (IT) and Lokarjeva Gallery, Ajdovščina (SLO)

2015, Anatomies, at Naked Eye Gallery, Brighton (UK)

2015, British Journal of Photography Open Call,  One Eyed Jack’s Gallery, Brighton (UK)

2014, 50 Words APART for the Month of Photography, open call by the association APART, artworks installed on public transports of Bratislava (SK)

2014, Confronti – Astrattismo // Realismo, at Bottega D’Arte Merlino, Florence (IT)

2014, Il Viaggio, at ArtExpertise, Florence (IT)


Personal Exhibitions

2015, Ichthys, at the Polyvalent Cultural Centre of Catania, Artist in Residence with the association iArt (IT)