Posted by: bluesyemre | January 31, 2019

Anna Di Prospero (Italian photographer)



Born in Rome in 1987.
She studied photography at the Istituto Europeo di Design in Rome and at the School of Visual Arts in New York.
Her projects explore everyday life and the relationship between human and environment. She had many solo and group shows in Europe and United States, including Les Rencontres D’Arles, Month of Photography Los Angeles, FotoGrafia Festival Internazionale di Roma and La Triennale di Milano. Her work has been widely featured in international magazines and tv shows.
Di Prospero’s awards include the Sony World Photography Award in Portrait category, the People Photographer of the Year of the International Photography Awards and the Discovery of the Year of the Lucie Awards 2011.

Exhibitions Solo

  • 2018 “Luoghi Familiari”, Spazio Arte CUBO Unipol, Bologna. Curator: Antonio Grulli
  • 2018 “RIFLEXIONE”, Complesso Museale Palazzo Ducale di Mantova, Mantua. Curators: Peter Assmann and Renata Casarin
  • 2017 “Cuore Liquefatto”, MLB Gallery, Ferrara. Curator: Maria Livia Brunelli
2016 “Marseille(s)”, Agnés B gallery, Marseille. Curator: Marco Barbon
  • 2016 “Urban Self-portrait”, Galerie Madé, Paris. Curator: Emilia Genuardi
  • 2014 “Instinct”, Galerie Madé, Paris. Curator: Emilia Genuardi
2013 “With You”, Gallerati gallery, Rome (Italy). Curator: Alessandro Bucci
  • 2012 “With You”, F.Project gallery, Bari (Italy). Curator: Roberta Fiorito, Alessandro Bucci
  • 2008 “io, anna”- Fotografia – Festival Internazionale di Roma, Galleria Gallerati, Roma. Curator: Silvia Sfrecola Romani

Exhibitions Group

  • 2018 “Chi sono io?”, Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa, Venice. Curators: Maria Livia Brunelli and Alessandra Mauro
  • 2018 “L’altro sguardo, Fotografe Italiane 1965-2018” Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome. Curator: Raffaella Perna
  • 2016 “Fotografe Italiane1965-2015”, Triennale di Milano, Milano. Curator: Raffaella Perna
2016 “Diverse/City”, Month of Photography Los Angeles, Santa Monica Art Studios, Santa Monica CA. Curator: Teal Thomsen
  • 2015 “45 Frames from PhotoVogue”, Leica Gallery, Milan. Curators: Alessia Glaviano, Chiara Bardelli Nonino
2015 “Vetro”, LUISS Guido Carli University, Rome. Curator: Anonima Curatori
2014 “DonnexDonne”, Galleria del Cembalo, Rome. Curator: Manuela De Leonardis
2014 “Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition”, Somerset House, London
  • 2013 “With You” De Schipperskapel, The Chapel of Awesomeness, Brugge
  • 2013 “With You”, Frame Foto Festival, Salsomaggiore Terme (Italy). Curator: Alessandro Bucci
  • 2013 “A glimpse at Photo Vogue” – Carla Sozzani gallery, Milan. Curator: Alessia Glaviano
  • 2012 “Shades of Women”, Teatro Due, Rome. Curator: Ilaria Prilli
  • 2012 “Atelier, Reflexions Masterclass” – Les Rencontres D’Arles, Arles. Curators: Gabriel Bauret, Giovanna Calvenzi
2012 “A glimpse at Photo Vogue” – Carla Sozzani gallery, Milan. Curator: Alessia Glaviano
2011 “Contrasts” – Professional Women Photographers, Soho Photo Gallery, New York. Curator: Ruth Fremson
  • 2011 “Whose Self-portrait? The subject Behind the Camera”, Joy Wai Gallery, New York. Curator: Joy Wai
  • 2011 “Urban Self-portraits” – Obbiettivo Donna 2011, Officine Fotografiche, Rome (Italy). Curator: Annarita Curcio
  • 2010 “Autoportrait”, Boutographies Festival, Pavillon Populaire, Montpellier (France). Curator: Christian Maccotta
2010 “Agita, Arte Giovane Italiana”, Università La Sapienza, Rome (Italy). Curator: Valentina Trisolino
  • 2009 “Io, anna”, FotoLeggendo, Istituto Superiore Antincendi, Rome (Italy). Curator: Carlo Gallerati


  • 2014 2nd place, Sony World Photography Awards, Portraiture
  • 2013 winner of A Human Touch competition – Life Framer
  • 2011 Discovery of the Year – Lucie Awards 2011
  • 2011 People Photographer of the Year – International Photography Awards
  • 2010 selected for the international photography seminar “Reflexions – Masterclass”
  • 2009 “Prix Exchange Boutographies” – FotoLeggendo 2009
  • 2008 “Un creativo al giorno” – IED Roma


  • 2011 Certificate in photography, Istituto Europeo di Design (IED), Rome (Italy)
2010 Exchange Student Program, School Of Visual Arts, New York

Artist Residency

  • September 2018, Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Madrid

June 2014, Le Percolateur, Marseille

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