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Gianpaolo Arena

He was born in Treviso, 1975. Architect and Photographer. He has studied photography with Marco Zanta, Guido Guidi, Mario Cresci, Simon Roberts, Andrew Phelps. He shares his profession as a photographer with teaching and personal research projects on environmental and social issues. His interest on architectural representation has driven his attention toward architectural photography, urban landscape, the relationship between the varied identities that belong and characterise places and people. An influential role of his photographic research evolves on the altered landscape on several companies realities, industrial sites, working places.
He is editor of Landscape Stories, a contemporary photography magazine dedicated to the presentation of stories and photographic work. He is editor of Undercover on Urbanautica.

 

Exhibitions

•2012
Sin_Tesis, Savignano sul Rubicone, FC
•2011
Sin_Tesis, Savignano sul Rubicone, FC
•2010
Sin_Tesis, Savignano sul Rubicone, FC
Il Montello, galleria Paraggi, Treviso
Il Verde Comune, galleria Paraggi, Treviso
•2009
Premio Nascimben, Palazzo Bomben, Fondazione Benetton, Treviso
The Golden Age, Fondair, Montebelluna (TV)
p_ART 1, Villa Zuccareda Binetti, Montebelluna (TV)
Seguendo la Pedemontana veneta, galleria Paraggi, Treviso
•2008
Fototensioni e spostamenti, San Severo al Pendino, Napoli
•2002
Phada Murgania, Badoere, Treviso
Generazioni, circolo Zuni, Ferrara
•2001
Dissetare gli occhi, i contrari Ferrara/galleria Marchesi, Copparo
Ferrara terra e acqua d’autunno, sale sotterranee Castello estense, Ferrara

 

Publications

•2012
Sin_Tesis, catalog of SiFEST 2012/21th edition
•2011
Prima Persona 24, percorsi autobiografici June
Sin_Tesis, catalog of SiFEST 2011/20th edition
•2010
Sin_Tesis, catalog of SiFEST 2010/19th edition
•2008
Architetti, idee, cultura e progetto n.10 October
Paesaggio Urbano n. 5 September-October
Finnegans n. 12
•2003
UnPoDiVersi n. 16 April – Giorgio Bassani
UnPoDiVersi n. 17 June – Riccardo Biavati
•2002
Numero Zero Generazioni n. 3 September
•2000
Dissetare gli occhi Catalogo della mostra September

 

On line Publications

•2012
Dead Porcupine Mag, June
•2011
Unless You Will, April
Camera Obscura March 2011
•2010
New Landscape Photography, November
Tales of Light, September
Qui Vive: image bookmarking, September
Landscape Stories, June
Urbanautica, May
I love that photo-Interview, May
Urbanautica, March

 

Contacts

website
Landscapestories