b. 1993, Barletta, Italy
based in Bologna.


EDUCATION

2017 / Photography Postgraduate Degree | Fine Arts Academy of Bologna, Italy
2017 / Masterclass Reportage, Giulio Di Sturco and Fulvio Bugani, Bangkok
2016 / Internship at Cesura, Pianello Val Tidone, Italy
2014-2015 / BA (Hons) Photography | Coventry University, UK
2014 / Art Graphic Bachelor Degree | Fine Arts Academy of Bologna, Italy


AWARDS / SELECTIONS

2020 Selected, Colectivo Equis, Mexico
2020 Selected, COVIDEO-19 NOTES, Undercurrent, Brooklyn, NY
2019 Selected, Posterists in the world 2019, Peru
2017 Selected, EyesOpen! Magazine, Issue #11 Generazioni, Italy
2017 Selected, Emerging Photographers 2017,  Lugano Photo Days, Switzerland
2016 Selected, Your Views, a film by Gillian Wearing, United Kingdom
2015 Finalist, Premio Monzuno per la fotografia, Italy
2015 Finalist, Siena International Photo Awards, Italy
2015 Runner up, World Nomads Competition, Australia
2014 Finalist, National Geographic Italia, Italy
2010 Mentioned Talent of the Future, TIF-Torneo Internazionale di Fotografia, Italy


GROUP EXHIBITIONS / SCREENING

2020 CÁPSULA, a virtual exhibition platform by Colectivo Equis, Mexico
2020 COVIDEO-19 NOTES /A Living, Virtual Video Project, Undercurrent, Brooklyn, NY
2019 By the sea, we will breathe, Lishui Photo Festival, Lishui, China
2019 Amaro mio, Bologna, Italy
2019 By the sea, we will breathe, PIP Festival, Pingyao, China
2019 #HOME / #CASA, Guagnano, Italy
2018 BORDERS: andare oltre se stessi, Lequile, Italy
2017 Maionese, Bologna, Italy
2017 The Dinner Table, Lenscratch, online
2016 Il tradimento delle immagini, Bologna, Italy
2016 Poesia/Poetica, Bologna, Italy
2016 Your Views, Brighton Festival, Brighton, United Kingdom
2016 ImageNation 2016: Eyes on the World, Livorno, Italy
2016 I cieli in una stanza, Fotografia Europea, Reggio Emilia, Italy
2016 paSSaggio_9, Fotografia Europea - Circuito Off, Reggio Emilia, Italy
2016 Art-City White Night, in occasion of ArteFiera, Bologna, Italy
2015 Premio Monzuno per la Fotografia, Monzuno, Italy
2015 ExBt Exhibition - images of a province never born, Trani, Italy
2015 Collective Vision Degree Show, Coventry, United Kingdom
2015 Cello, Voice, Piano and Images, University of Chichester, United Kingdom
2015 ExBt Exhibition - images of a province never born, online
2014 Our Destination, Bologna, Italy

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RESIDENCIES

2020 KULA, a virtual KULA Ceremony curated by ECUMENE Residence


PAPER / ONLINE 

For Rosa Lacavalla the atmosphere is the key to understanding a place, C41 Magazine, 2020
COVIDEO-19 NOTES /A Living, Virtual Video Project, Undercurrent, Brooklyn, NY, 2020
Rosa Lacavalla observes infinite spaces, C41 Magazine, words by Alice De Santis, 2020
Postcartd from Quarantine, curated by Confetti Zine, 2020
PandeMIA –Futuro en construcción–, curated by España Vórtice Photo Agencia, PhotOn Festival and Clavoardiendo, 2020
Corona Portrait Project, a project curated by Benjamin Mefford, 2020
Quarantine Zine, curated by Shari Diamond, New York, 2020
Notations 43.8Notations Project, curated by  Elfi Carle and Danja Burchard, 2020
um.por.um 1:1: 36: Contro le Onde, Edições Um Por Um, curated by Francisco Soares, João Coutinho, Filipa Rodrigues, 2019
DYS Zine - Issue 2: Climate Change, curated by Aimée McCallum and Chris Coatham, United Kingdom, 2019
New start from Lishui, Lishui Photography Festival 2019, curated by Ren Shunü, Lishui, China, 2019
Three Italian photographers tell the story of the blue sea, Lishui Photography Festival, curated by Li Haixu, 2019
Italian schools dating back to the Renaissance, take us to the Mediterranean, The Pingyao International Photography Festival, curated by Li Haixu, 2019
Imagined Landscapes, Pressing Matters magazine - Issue 07, London, 2019
(RE)GENERATION:10 questions to Rosa Lacavalla, curated by Rosita Ronzini, Apuliart Contemporary, 2018
Sulla mia pelle. Purchè si guardi, purchè se ne parli, by Guido Luciani, Casa di Ringhiera, 2018
Ista é Lisboa. E non si traduce, by Guido Luciani, Casa di Ringhiera, 2018
Anche a Bologna il fenomeno dell’arte “condominiale”: la “ricetta” di Maionese, by Guido Luciani, Juliet Art Magazine, 2017
EyesOpen! Magazine, Issue #11 Generazioni, curated by Barbara Silbe and Manuela Cigliutti, Milano, 2017
Fotografia Europea. La via Emilia. Strade, viaggi, confini, curated by Elio Grazioli, Walter Guadagnini, Silvana Editoriale, 2016
Premio Monzuno per la fotografia, curated by Paola Binante, Monzuno, 2015
Collective Vision, Degree Show, curated by Anthony Luvera, Coventry, 2015


WORKSHOPS

2017 Masterclass in reportage, by Giulio Di Sturco and Fulvio Bugani, Bangkok
2016 Pro-Photographer, workshop by Paolo Marchetti, Bologna, Italy
2016 Il testo è un’immagine, workshop by Giuseppe De Mattia, Bologna, Italy 
2016 Workshop by Alessandro Calabrese, Bologna, Italy
2016 Speciale 18/25, workshop by Giorgio Barrera, Reggio Emilia, Italy 
2016 I mestieri del cinema: il fotografo di set, course by Philippe Antonello, Bologna, Italy
2016 Seeing Through Photographs, an online non-credit course authorized by MOMA 
2015 Reportage and storytelling, workshop by Federico Borella and Fulvio Bugani, Bologna, Italy
2015 Photography and non-formal education methods, Erasmus+ Youth Exchange, Calimanesti Caciulata, Romania 
2015 Professional Practice Portfolio, a series of lectures by photo-editor Rebecca McClelland, Coventry, UK
2015 Lectures by visual artist Emma CritchleyCoventry, UK
2014 Lectures by Daniel Campbell Blight and Kate McMillan, Coventry UK
2014 Lectures by Jason Scott Tilley e Niall McDiarmid, Coventry, UK
2014 #Phonar: Photography and Narrative, a series of lectures by Jonathan Worth, Coventry, UK
2013 Legatoria di Libri, workshop by Franco Antolini, Bologna, Italy
2013 Incisione su carta fatta a mano: elaborazione e stampa, by Marìa Reina Salas Alonso e Carlos Pérez-Serrano, Bologna, Italy
2013 Tipografia, composizione coi caratteri mobili, workshop by Franco Antolini, Bologna, Italy
2013 Intelaiatura dell’opera in carta, workshop by Franco Antolini, Bologna, Italy


TEACHING

2019 - present / Teaching assistant in the Department of  Art Graphic, Academy of Fine Arts, Bologna
2019 / Teaching photographic language and visual design at Zuopinji-Italia, Bologna




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