Friday, April 12, 2019, 6 pm
Location: Fotografie Forum Frankfurt
5 EUR, reduced 3 EUR, for members of the FFF and students with valid ID card admission is free.
Alessandra Capodacqua will present her personal photographic journey, from making photographs with her pinhole cameras to using new technologies, in particular mobile phone photography.
The lecture will be held in English.
Alessandra Capodacqua was born in Naples and lives and works in Florence.
She is a photographer, a curator of exhibitions and a teacher of photography at NYU Florence and SACI (Studio Arts College International). She is also a founding member of the school of photography Fondazione Studio Marangoni, Florence, Italy, where she held the position of vice president until 2016.
As a curator, Alessandra Capodacqua has developed exhibitions of photography and has participated to the creation of festivals of photography in Italy and abroad. Among others, Backlight, the international Triennial of Photography in Tampere, Finland, and SI Fest, Savignano sul Rubicone, Italy.
She is regularly invited as portfolio reviewer and as juror for international photo awards and prizes.
Her photographs are shown nationally and internationally, and are in private and public collections, including the Galleria degli Uffizi in Florence and the Maison Européenne de la Photographie in Paris.