ALFREDO FALVO

After studying at the International Center of Photography, moved back to Italy and established himself as a photographer. While in New York he did an internship at Magnum Photos in the archive department.

In 2004 and 2005 he worked on a long term project in Los Angeles covering life in Skid Row, an area where live 25.000 homeless people live .This project became later a book, Lost Angels, which won the first prize at the International Photography Award.

Since 2008 he has worked on several projects with UNICEF Italia in the Democratic Republic of Congo as well as in Chad and Benin.

His photographs have been included in photography festivals such us “Fotonoviembre” (biennial of photography, Tenerife) and “Visa pour l’Image”, Perpignan, France.

Some of the major magazines on which he has published are L’Espresso, Io Donna, Internazionale, D di Repubblica, Vanity Fair, El Pais Semanal, L’Express,Weliswaar and De Groene Amsterdammer.

Alfredo is now based in London and works with Contrasto agency since 2006.

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