Bio

b. Venice, Italy, 1980

Education

2004

Istituto Europeo di Design, Rome, Italy

Solo Exhibitions

2016

The Balogun Particle, LagosPhoto Festival 2016, Lagos, Nigeria

2015

Dalston Anatomy, Pomhouse, Centre National de l’Audiovisuel, Dudelange, France

Dalston Anatomy, CONTACT Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2014

Dalston Anatomy, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY

Dalston Anatomy, Flowers Gallery, London, UK

Dalston Anatomy, The Photographers’ Gallery, London, UK

2013

Dalston Anatomy, Foam Photography Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

Indecisive Moment, Robert L. Ringel Gallery, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Codice di Avviamento Fantastico, Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy

2016

Versus, Galleria Civica, Modena, Italy

Dining at the Artist's Table, The Mesdag Collection, The Hague, The Netherlands

2015

The Return to Reason, Gallery Wendi Norris, San Francisco, CA

2014

Publish / Curate, Trolley Gallery, London, UK

Reflected, Foam Photography Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The Street Goes On, IMA Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Hyères 29th International Festival of Fashion and Photography, Villa Noailles, Montée Noailles, Hyères, France

Still Life: Vanitas in Photography, Kahmann Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2012

Methods, London Design Festival, London, UK

2011

The Curator, Milk Gallery, New York, NY

2008

Linea Veloce Bologna-Milano, L’Ospitale, Reggio Emilia, Italy

Confini.Frontiere, Palazzo della Provincia, Pordenone, Italy

Eros. Time and Images, Central Exhibition Hall, St. Petersburg, Russia

2007

Atlante Italiano 007, Rischio Paesaggio, MAXXI, Rome, Italy

2006

Le Yeux Ouvert, Pompidou Center, Paris, France

Le Yeux Ouvert, Triennale Gallery, Milan, Italy

Fotoesordio, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy

2005

Pasolini e Roma, Museo di Roma In Trastevere, Rome, Italy

2004

Il Feticismo della Visione, Sala S. Rita, Rome, Italy

Public Installations and Performances

2014

A Durian Growing a Swinging Sponge On A Fractal Evening, Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Photoshock, The Photographers’ Gallery, London, UK

2013

Totem and Taboo, Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Dalston Anatomy Back To The Ridley Road, Fish Bar Gallery, Ridley Road Market,London, UK

Photoshock, Friday Late – Dalston Takeover, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK

Awards

2014

Photography Grand Prix, Hyères International Festival of Fashion and Photography, Hyères, France

2013

Best Show of the Year 2013, Foam and Gieskes Strijbis Fonds, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Shortlisted, First PhotoBook, Aperture Foundation, New York, NY

Shortlisted, First Book Award, MACK, London, UK

2012

Shortlisted, International Photography Awards, Los Angeles, CA

2011

Winner of the Installation category, PDN Award, The Curator, New York, NY

2009

Shortlisted in Fine Art, New York Photo Festival, New York, NY

2007

Shortlisted for the Premio Atlante Italiano MAXXI, Rome, Italy

2005

Awarded a 15 month scholarship from Fabrica, Benetton's communication research centre, Treviso, Italy

Selected Bibliography

2017

Siddall, Liv. “Inside Lagos' Sprawling and Spectacular Balogun Markey.” British Journal of Photography 24 November 2017

Iduma, Emmanuel. “Anatomy of a Crowd.” British Journal of Photography October 2017

Vitturi, Lorenzo. Money Must Be Made Self Publish, Be Happy: October 2017

“Photographer Lorenzo Vitturi captures Nigeria’s Balogun market.” Financial Times 25 August 2017

“Codice di Avviamento Fantastico.” Interni 28 March 2017

2016

Bukola, Uye. “Lorenzo Vitturi on Documenting Shifting Urban Spaces.” The Sole Adventurer 8 June 2016

Morris, Ali. “Lorenzo Vitturi Creates Kaleidoscopic Displays for Valextra’s Milan Boutique.” Interior Design 23 April 2016

2015

Pill, Steve. “A sill-life love-letter to an East London lost to money.” British Journal of Photography 21 July 2015

Akel, Joseph. “Eden in the East End: Lorenzo Vitturi’s Dalston Anatomy.” At Large Spring/Summer 2015

Schuman, Aaron. “Construction Sight.” Frieze April 2015

Rice, Cory. “Lorenzo Vitturi: Precarious Arrangements.” Musee Magazine 6 March 2015

Schmerler, Sarah. “Lorenzo Vitturi: Dalston Anatomy.” Photograph January 2015

2014

“Sean O’Hagan’s top 10 Photography Exhibition of 2014,” The Guardian, 16 December 2014

“Lorenzo Vitturi,” The New Yorker, 23 November 2014

O’Hagan, Sean. “Unseen Photo Fair: the Amsterdam weirdfest jampacked with genius.” The Guardian 19 September 2014

“Lorenzo Vitturi: ‘I Wanted to Capture Ridley Road Market’s Edgy Dynamic’.” The Guardian, 13 July 2014

Stopin, Raphaelle. “Lorenzo Vitturi: Dalston Anatomy.” Jeu De Paume 14 April 2014

2013

Cargill, Clinton. “The Top 10 Photo Books of 2013.” The New York Times 19 December, 2013

Blight, Daniel. “In a changing market: an interview with Lorenzo Vitturi on Dalston Anatomy.” The Photographers Gallery 16 December 2013

Soth, Alec. “My top 10 photo Books of 2013.” The Telegraph 5 December 2013

Laurent, Olivier. “The Best Photobooks of the Year: Martin Parr takes his pick.” British Journal of Photography 19 November 2013

Kessels, Erik. “Lorenzo Vitturi—Dalston Anatomy.” Photo Book Store Magazine 11 November 2013.

“Handcrafted Displays.” Photomonitor November 2013

“Lorenzo Vitturi—Dalston Anatomy.” Paper Journal 14 October 2013

“Popsicle #38: Dalston Anatomy by Lorenzo Vitturi.” Little Brown Mushroom 30 September 2013

Wender, Jessie. “12 Reasons to Check out the NY Art Book Fair.” The New Yorker 19 September 2013