Alessandro Cosmelli

Bio

Alessandro Cosmelli is a New York City based documentary photographer born in Livorno, Italy. After graduating from the University of Pisa, between 1997 and 2002 he traveled extensively in South America, West Africa, Middle East and Asia, developing an interest in social and political issues. Since 2003 his images have appeared on leading international newspapers and magazines including Time, Newsweek, Vanity Fair, La Repubblica, El Pais Semanal, Stern, L'Espresso, .His work has been exhibited in international shows and festivals such as Noorderlicht Photofestival, Les Rencontres d'Arles, Museum Of Contemporary Art Rome MACRO, New York Photo Festival, and have received awards from the Pictures Of The Year International(POYi), Photo España Ojodepez Award Human Values, Prix de la Photographie Paris (PX3).