Rosa Lacavalla

+39 3299303413

Italian photographer and visual artist
b. 1993, Barletta, Italy
currently based  in Bologna.

2017 / Photography Postgraduate Degree | Fine Arts Academy of Bologna, Italy
2017 / Masterclass Reportage with 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

2021  3rd Place Winner, Emergentes 2021 - International Photography Awards Encontros Da Imagem, Portugal
            Selected, Guest Room by Gem Fletcher, Der Greif, Germany
            Selected, FRESH EYES Talents of 2021, GUP Magazine, Amsterdam
            Finalist, Nera di Verzasca Prize, Verzasca Foto Festival, Switzerland 
            Selected, Camera Work 2021, Ravenna, Italy
2020 Selected, New Talents 2020, PEP-Photographic Exploration Project, Berlin
            Special mention, CDPzine, Castelnuovo Fotografia, Castelnuovo di Porto, Italy
            Selected, #pandeMY - Future in Construction-, FotoLimo festival, Cerbère, France
            Selected, We Are | Noi siamo, Église, Palermo, Italy
            Selected, Colectivo Equis, Mexico
            Selected, COVIDEO-19 NOTES, Undercurrent, Brooklyn, NY
2017 Selected, EyesOpen! Magazine, Issue #11 Generazioni, Italy
2016 Selected, Your Views, a film by Gillian Wearing, United Kingdom
2015 Finalist, Premio Monzuno per la fotografia, Italy
            Finalist, Siena International Photo Awards, Italy
            Runner up, World Nomads Competition, Australia
2014 Finalist, National Geographic Italia, Italy
2010 Mentioned Talent of the Future, TIF-Torneo Internazionale di Fotografia, Italy

2021  Fresh Eyes 2021 Talents, Rotterdam
             Night of Photography, Verzasca Foto Festival, Brione, Switzerland
             KULA Exhibition, Ecumene Project, online
             Camera Work - OFF 2021,  Ravenna, Italy
2020 New Talents 2020, PEP - Photographic Exploration Project, Berlin          
             Funzilla Expo 2020, Rome Pandemic Photozine Exhibition, Rome
            #pandeMY - Future in Construction-, FotoLimo festival, Cerbère, France
            CÁPSULA, a virtual exhibition platform by Colectivo Equis, Mexico, online
            COVIDEO-19 NOTES /A Living, Virtual Video Project, Undercurrent, Brooklyn, NY, online
2019 By the sea, we will breathe, Lishui Photo Festival, Lishui, China                
           By the sea, we will breathe, PIP Festival, Pingyao, China  
           #HOME / #CASA, Guagnano, Italy
2018 BORDERS: andare oltre se stessi, Lequile, Italy
2017 Maionese, Bologna, Italy   
2016 Il tradimento delle immagini, Bologna, Italy  
           Poesia/Poetica, Bologna, Italy   
           Your Views, Brighton Festival, Brighton, UK
           ImageNation 2016: Eyes on the World, Livorno, Italy
           I cieli in una stanza, Fotografia Europea, Reggio Emilia, Italy
           paSSaggio_9, Fotografia Europea - Circuito Off, Reggio Emilia, Italy
           Art-City White Night, in occasion of ArteFiera, Bologna, Italy
2015 Premio Monzuno per la Fotografia, Monzuno, Italy
           ExBt Exhibition - images of a province never born, Trani, Italy
           Collective Vision Degree Show, Coventry, United Kingdom
           Cello, Voice, Piano and Images, University of Chichester, UK
           ExBt Exhibition - images of a province never born, online
2014 Our Destination, Bologna, Italy

2020 KULA, a virtual KULA Ceremony curated by ECUMENE Residence

2020 Your Views during the pandemic, a film by Gillian Wearing, UK
2016 Your Views, a film by Gillian Wearing, UK

ONLINE [selected]
Fresh Eyes Photo / Der Greif / MUSÉE Magazine / (Feu)PPR - Polish PhotoBook Review /
Contemporary Matters / C41 Magazine [Sana Sana] / SOBER. Magazine / 
C41 Magazine [Voy cerrando los ojos anhelando verte otra vez] /
Undercurrent / Balloon project/  C41 Magazine [Vorrei girare il cielo come le rondini] / 
Lishui Photography Festival / The Pingyao International Photography Festival / 
Apuliart Contemporary / Juliet Art Magazine

PAPER [selected]
Fresh Eyes 2021, curated by GUP Magazine, with an introduction interview by Francesca Marani, Amsterdam, 2021
Incipit Vita Nova, Camera Work Off - 2021, curated by Silvia Camporesi, Ravenna, 2021
Global Zoo — collective open call based photozine, curated by Zoopark Publishing and The Phooks, Berlin, 2021
Pep #8, New Talents 2020, catalogue of the exhibition curated by Bénédicte Blondeau and Rüdiger Lange, Berlin, 2020
WE ARE | NOI SIAMO, a publication curated and edited by Église, Palermo, 2020
Postcartd from Quarantine, curated by Confetti Zine, 2020
New start from Lishui, Lishui Photography Festival 2019, curated by Ren Shunü, Lishui, China, 2019
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

2019 - 2021 / Teaching assistant in the Department of  Art Graphic, Academy of Fine Arts, Bologna
2019 - 2021 / Teaching photographic language and visual design / Teacher & Interview Coach at Associazione Internazionale Scambio dell'Arte Culturale, Bologna

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