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Alessandro Falco, 1986, Italy, is a documentary photographer whose research focuses primarily on the evolution of modern societies through the documentation of youth cultures.
He started with fine-art photography in 2012, shortly after being graduated as Fish Pathologist.
Since 2014 Falco is mentored by the acclaimed war photographer Fabio Bucciarelli, starting a documentation of humanitarian crisis in Brazil, Venezuela, Greece and Central Europe.
In 2016 his reportage on a severe drought in Brazilian North East was exhibited by United Nations at the First Humanitarian Summit.
Alessandro is actually based between Pescara, Italy, and Rio de Janeiro.

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Awards/Honours

•Nominated for the World Press Joop Swart Masterclass 2015 and 2016
•Winner of "Jessica Lum" Photojournalism Award 2013 and 2014
•Top Under 30's International Emerging Photographer of 2013 winner, ZOOM Magazine
•Judge of the 57th Contemporary Art Prize B.Cascella 2013
•Acceptance of a print the Biblioteque Nationale de France 2012
•Finalist of the International Fine Art Photography Awards 2012
•Winner of Renaissance Photography Prize 2012
•Winner of the 56th Contemporary Art Prize B.Cascella 2012
•Shortlisted at the Sony World Photography Awards 2012

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Selected exhibitions

Drought in Sertao for UN summit
United Nation 1st World Humanitarian Summit
May 2016

Warld Cup
M.A.R. Rio Art Museum
July 2014

Food Photographer of the Year 2014
Mall Galleries, London
24-27.4.2014

"A different child" Solo exhibition
Aurum Contemporary Art Museum, Pescara, IT
5-6.10.2013

Hydrofiles - Solo exhibition
Appartamento Lago, Pescara, Italy
30.4.2013 / 4.6.2013

"It's a thin line between Love and Hate"
UPI Gallery, 111 Front Street, Suite 204 | DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY
14.2.2013 / 28.2.2013

"A different child"
Calumet Gallery, 22 west 22nd st, New York, NY
26.2.2013 / 1.3.2013
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Margaret St Gallery, London, W1W 8SW
8.1.2013 / 17.1.2013

2012

International Fine Art Photography Awards 2012
Finalists showcase
Nofound Photo Fair, Paris
16.11.2012 / 19.11.2012

"Photography Open Salon d'Arles 2012"
Digitally exhibited / screening installation
Arles, France
2.7.2012 / 27.9.2012

"Artcevia 2012"
International Art Festival
Arcevia (AN), Italy
4.8.2012/ 30.6.2012

"Loretoview 2012"
Collective by invitation of landscape photographer's festival
Special participation of Franco Fontana and Michael Kenna
Loreto, Italy
28.7.2012/ 30.9.2012

"The Perfect Exposure 2012"
Top 100 photographer's exhibition
The Perfect Exposure Gallery
Los Angeles, CA 90020
from 26.7.2012

"Renaissance Photography Prize"
Winners Showcase

Mall Galleries, London
11.6.2012 / 16.6.2012

56° Contemporary Art Prize B.Cascella Finalist showcase
Palazzo Farnese, Ortona (CH)
25.4.2012 / 30.5.2012

"Sony World Photography Awards 2012" Finalist Showcase
Somerset House, London
27.4.2012 / 20.5.2012

Full list of exhibitions

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