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biography Francesco  Neri

He was born in Faenza, 1982. Graduated in Graphic Advertising in Faenza (RA), moved to Paris in 2004 to do an internship at the agency “Magnum Photos”. In 2006 he won the “RAM” organized by the Municipality of Ravenna after which he receives an assignment for a photographic project on the district of Ravenna ANIC. Since 2006 he attended the courses taught by Guido Guidi at the “Accademia di Belle Arti” in Ravenna and IUAV in Venice. In 2007 he collaborated with the “Photographer’s Gallery” in London. In July 2009 took part in the “Laboratorio di fotografia 5″ taken by photographer Tim Davis at the “Linea di Confine per la Fotografia Contemporanea”, Rubiera (RE). In 2009, carries a photographic campaign launched by the city of Ravenna within the project “Dove Viviamo”. In 2010 participates in the photography workshop “sin_tesis lab # 02” held by american photographer Andrew Phelps in the city Savignano sul Rubicone and curated by Stefania Rössl. Since 2008 he teaches photography at the Istituto Superiore di Faenza IPC Strocchi and, since 2009, at “Linea di Confine”, Rubiera (RE). He lives in Faenza.

Solo Exhibitions

•2010
“Dove viviamo_1:1”. Galleria Ninapi’, Ravenna.
•2007
Galleria “Medcalf”, Londra.
Sala “Fontanone”, Faenza (RA).
Palazzo Sforza, Cotignola (RA).
•2006
Galleria d’arte per la fotografia contemporanea, Lugo di Romagna (RA).
•2005
Galleria “Melting Pot”, Bologna.

Group Exhibition

•2010
“Linea Veloce Bologna Milano”. Linea di confine, Rubiera (RE)
•2009
Cultural Centre of Municipality of Athens “Melina”, Atene
“Dimensione Massima 10×12”. FotoGrafia – festival internazionale di Roma
•2008
“Prima dello sguardo”. Santa Maria delle Croci, Ravenna
•2007
Premio RAM. Chiesa di San Domenico, Ravenna
•2006
Galleria d’arte “Tamatete”, Bologna

Bibliography

• 2010
“Ravenna Festival, 2010” Ex tenebris ad lucem, Ravenna.
“Dove Viviamo_1:1”, Osservatorio Fotografico, Ravenna.
•2009
“Unconfined”. Cultural Centre of Municipality of Athens “Melina”, Atene,
•2008
“Prima dello Sguardo”, Polaris, Firenze.
“Alphaville”, Laboratorio di foto-scrittura in occasione della XIII Biennale dei giovani artisti dell’Europa e del Mediterraneo, Bologna.
•2007 “Iceberg”. Bologna.
“R.A.M._Villaggio ANIC, Ravenna.

Contact

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