Prizes and Awards: 


2019 - National Geographic Storytelling Fellowship, US.

2019 - Finalist BMW Residency, Paris Photo, FR.

2017 - Winner CodiceMIA, MIA Fair, Milano, IT.

2017 - Finalist W.E. Smith Grant, NY, US.

2016 - Fellowship Asia Society, ChinaFile, US.

2014 - Best Book of the Year, Paris Photo, FR.

2014 - PDN Best Book Award 2014, US.

2014 - Honorable mention Aperture Portfolio Prize, NY, US.

2014 - The Kraszna-Krausz Foundation best book award.

2013 -Fondation Carmignac Photojournalism Award, FR

2013 - 2nd prize POY multimedia, US.

2012 - 3rd prize  Lead Award, US.

2012 - Epea grant, “Harragas", EU.

2012 -Awaking award Tehran art project, IR

2011 - European Publisher Aware, EU.

2011 - "Follow your convictions grant" Maurice Lacroix", CH.

2011 - 2nd Art single World Press Photo, INT.

2010 - Aftermath Project Award, US.

2010 - Lumix Freelens Award, GE.

2010 - Emerging Photographer, US.

2010 - 2nd Sony World Photography Awards..

2009 - Leica Oskar Barnak Award.

2009 - 1st General news stories, World Press Photo, NL. 

2008 - 2nd prize best book, IPA Award., US.

2008 - 1st General news, IPA Award, US.

2008 - Best book, FotoGrafia-Book Award, IT.

2007 - TAF prize, LuccaDigitalFotoFest, IT.

2007 - 1st Spot news stories, World Press Photo, NL.

2005 - 2nd Prize Amilcare Ponchielli, IT.


Selected Books:

2019 “In The Russian East” Spaziergang

2018 "War is Only Half the Story"  Dewi Lewis

2017 "The April Theses" Edizioni Postcart

2013 “Spasibo” –  Kehrer Verlag

2012 “Red Thistle” – Dewi Lewis

2012 “Chardon Rouge” – Actes sud

2012 “Cardo Rosso” – Peliti

2012 “Rote Distel” – Kehrer Verlag.

2012 “Holler – Enel Contemporanea” – H+

2009 “La Linea Inesistente” – Contrasto

2007 “Dusha – Russian Soul” - Edizioni Postcart

Selected Solo Exhibition:


2018 - "Vento Dall' Est", Nonostantemarras, Milan, IT.

2017 - "The April Theses and in the Russian East", Galleria del Cembalo, Rome, IT.

2017 - "Spasibo", SIFest26, Savignano sul Rubicone, IT.

2017 - "Imperium et Permixtio", Officine Fotografiche, Milan, IT.

2015 - “Thinking Coordinate” , Ilex – 10b, Rome, IT.

2015 - “Dusha +Icons”, L’ Oiseau Gallery, Paris, FR.

2014 - “Borderline Empire”,  Kehrer Berlin, Berlin, GE.

2014 - “Spasibo”,  Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

2014 - “Spasibo”,  Frankfurt Photo Forum, Frankfurt,  GE

2014 - “Spasibo”,  Rencontres de Arles, Arles, FR

2014  - “Spasibo”,  Museo Messina, Milan, IT

2013 - “Spasibo”,  Chapelle de L’ ecole de beaux Artes - Paris, FR

2013 -“Red Thistle”, Officine Fotografiche - Rome, IT

2013 -“Dusha”, Casa studio Morandi - Modena, IT

2013 -“Red Thistle”, Micamera, Milan, IT

2012 -“Red Thistle”, Rencontres de Arles -  New York, US

2012 -“Red Thistle”, VII Gallery -  New York, US

2012 -“Red Thistle”, Petite Noire Gallery -  Paris, FR

2010 -“Red Thistle”, Castello Estense, Ferrara, IT

2010 -“Red Thistle”, Museo Trento e Rovereto Rovereto, IT

2010 -“La Linea Inesistente”, Ortigia - Siracuse, IT

2010 -“Red Thistle”, Lumix Festival , Hannover, GE

2009 -“Dusha”, Micamera, Milan, IT

2008 -“Dusha”, Rencontres de Arles, Arles, FR

2008 -“Dusha”, B gallery, Rome, IT.

 

Curated:

"Restricted Area", Danila Tkachenko, book 2015. European Publisher Award. 

Il tempo di un Viaggio, Marco Pesaresi, SIFest26, 2017. 

Selected collective Exhibitions:


2019 ‘Taxed to the Max”, Noorderlicht International Photography Festival, Groningen, NL.

2018 “Summer Open Gallery” Aperture, NY, US.

2017 “Lenin Lives”, Davidson College Art Gallery, USA. 

2016 “Opening at...”, Heillandi Gallery,Lugano, Swiss. 

2016 “Oltre le mura di Roma”, Macro Testaccio, Rome, Italy. 

2015 “Carmignac Photojournalism Award, a retrospective”, Saatchi Gallery, London,  Italy

2015 L’ Esodo, open-air exhibition at “Fotoleggendo  Roma 2015”, Rome, Italy

2015 "Catalogue from Lampedusa", installation at Ragusa Festival 2015, Ragusa, Italy.

2014 Spasibo – Kaunas Photo Festival – Kaunas, Lithuania.

2014 "Spasibo",  Tblisi photo festival - Georgia

2013 "Red Thistle", Bursa Festival – Bursa – TU

2013 "Harragas",  Nobel prize Center-  Oslo, NR European Photography Award

2013 "Harragas" , House of Photography-  Hamburg, GE European Photography Award

2012 "Red Thistle" - Rencontres de Arles -  Arles, FR

2011 "Ombre di Guerra" ,  MEP-  Paris, FR

2010 "Red Thistle",  Lumix Festival , Hannover, GE

2009 "Ombre di Guerra" - Rotonda della Besana- Milan, IT

2009 "Dusha",  “FOTOGRAFIA FESTIVAL ROMA” - Palazzo Esposizioni- Rome, IT

2007 "Dusha", - Lucca Foto Festival, Lucca, IT