Danilo Garcia Di Meo is an italian documentary photographer. He was born in Rome, after graduating from Arts High School and Academy of Fine Arts, he received his Master’s degree at the Leica Akademie Italy in Milan and at Officine Fotografiche in Rome studying with photo editor’s National Geographic Marco Pinna and with Lina Pallotta.After his studies, he started a freelance profession in full.

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About

Danilo Garcia Di Meo is an italian documentary photographer.
He was born in Rome, after graduating from Arts High School and Academy of Fine Arts, he received his Master’s degree at the Leica Akademie Italy in Milan and at Officine Fotografiche in Rome studying with photo editor’s National Geographic Marco Pinna and with Lina Pallotta.After his studies, he started a freelance profession in full.
Currently working with several NGO, press agency and associations for the realization of reports, especially in the social issues; as a teacher for social photography workshops and seminars. Collaborates with Giulio Di Meo.
He takes part in Master of Photography 2019.
He receives the Gran Prix at “Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest”, won the “Moscow International Fotography Awards”, “Tokyo International Fotography Awards”, Remarkable Award at Siena International Photo Awards, “VOHH – Voice of Human and Hope”, “Slideluck – Naples” and “I love my work”.He has exposed in Moscow, Berlin, Budapest, Rome, Athens, Cape Town, Chittagong, Mexico City, Istanbul, Shanghai, Ljubljana, Krasnodar (Photovista), Indian Photography Festival, Rome, Napoli, Perugia, Bologne, Ferrara.
He documents “Le Donne del Muro Alto” in the high-security section of women Rebibbia jail.

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Danilo Garcia Di Meo nasce a Roma.
Dopo il Liceo Artistico e l’Accademia di Belle Arti, dove si specializza in Grafica e Fotografia, frequenta Masterclass presso la Leica Akademie Italy a Milano con Marc De Tollenaere, a Roma presso Officine Fotografiche con il photo editor National Geographic Marco Pinna e con Lina Pallotta.
Attualmente come freelance collabora con diverse ONG, agenzie di stampa e associazioni per la realizzazione di reportage, soprattutto in ambito sociale; come docente per workshop e seminari di fotografia sociale. Collabora con Giulio Di Meo.
Nel 2019 partecipa a Master of Photography.
Ha vinto il Gran Premio all’ “Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest”, i “Tokyo International Fotography Awards”, i “Moscow International Fotography Awards”, “VOHH – Voice of Human and Hope”, Remarkable Award ai “Siena International Photo Awards”, “Slideluck – Napoli”, “I love my work”.
Ha esposto a Mosca, Berlino, Budapest, Città del Capo, Atene, Chittagong, Città del Messico, Istanbul, Shanghai, Ljubljana, Krasnodar (Photovista), Indian Photography Festival, Roma, Napoli, Perugia, Bologna, Ferrara.
Documenta “Le donne del muro alto” al carcere di Rebibbia femminile.

 

AWARDS

2019
• Honorable Mention at FIIPA Awards FIOF

2018
• Honorable Mention at International Photography Awards
• Voice of Humanity and Hope

2017
• 100 storie di Creatività del Lazio
• Remarkable Award at Siena International Photo Awards
• 1st place at Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest, under the patronage of Unesco
• Slideluck, Naples
• Honorable Mention at FIIPA Awards FIOF

2016
• 1st place at Tokyo International Fotography Awards – FIFA
• Grand Prix at Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest, under the patronage of Unesco
• 1st place at Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest, under the patronage of Unesco
• 1st place at Moscow International Fotography Awards – MIFA
• 2nd place at Moscow International Fotography Awards – MIFA

2015
• 1st place at  “I love my work” promoted by SNFIA Arte and AMREF Healt Africa

2011
• 2nd place at Mionetto Click Life

 

EXHIBITIONS

2019
• Cortona, Cortona On The Move (IT)

2018
• Pontremoli (IT)
• Chittagong (BD)

2017
• Mexico City, Centro de la Imagen (MEX)
• Budapest, Russian Center for Science and Culture (HU)
• Warsaw, Russian Center for Science and Culture (PL)
• Johannesburg, Market Photo Workshop (ZA)
• Cape Town, Eclectica Contemporary (ZA)
• Shanghai, Shanghai United Media Group (CN)
• Siena, Siena International Photo Awards (IT)
• Athens, Russian Centre of Science and Culture (GR)
• Krasnodar, Photovisa (RU)
• Rome, MAXXI Museo Nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo (IT)
• Moscow, Lumiere Brothers Gallery (RU)
• India, Just Another Photo Festival (IND)
• Naples, “Slideluck” – Magazzini Fotografici (IT)
• Ferrara, Riaperture Photofestival (IT)
• Bologna, Arte Fiera Off (IT)

2016
• Rome, Casa Internazionale delle Donne. (IT) [solo exhibition]
• Budapest (HU)
• Berlin (DE)
• Krasnodar, Photovisa (RU)
• Shanghai, Shanghai United Media Group (CN)
• Cape Town (ZA)
• Maribor, Festival of Photography (SLO)
• Ljubljana (SLO)
• Indian Photography Festival, Hyberabad (IND)
• Fotoistanbul, Istanbul (TU)
• Museum of Moscow, Moscow (RU)
• Art Gallery NaKashirke, Moscow (RU)
• Montepulciano (IT)
• Perugia Social Photo Fest, Perugia (IT)

2015
• Università eCampus, Roma (IT)

2012
• Circolo degli Artisti, Roma (IT)

2011
• International Istanbul Art Fair, Istanbul (TR)
• Le Mura, Rome (IT)
• Monterotondo, Rome (IT)
• Galleria Borghese – Mentana, Rome (IT)

 

PUBLICATIONS

MIND, nationalgeographic.it, Corriere della Sera, larepubblica.it, ansa.it, Eyesopen!, SuperAbile (Inail), Ria.ru, Life, Global Times, thepostinternazionale.it, arte.it, vanityfair.it, left.it, Uncertain States, Comune Info, Russia Beyond the Headlines, Sputnik, Askanews, Tiscali.it.

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