Francesco Anselmi

Athens
    Born 1984 in Milan, Francesco Anselmi lives between New York City and Athens. He completed degrees in photojournalism from the Istituto Italiano di Fotografia (2008) and the... read on
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Francesco Anselmi

E-mail: francesco.anselmi@hotmail.it
Telephone: +39-333-6862601

Languages:

Mother tongue: Italian
Other:  Fluent English, Fluent Spanish, Fluent French, Basic Greek.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

1999/2005
Classic Studies Diploma at Liceo Classico Alessandro Manzoni, Milan.

2006/2008  
Two years undergraduate photography program at Italian Institute Of Photography, Milan.

2008  
Full time photographer for Omnimilano news agency, Milan.

2009
"Kanyakumari-Kashmir, India is one" , personal exhibition at Feltrinelli library
in Milan, about Indian army life at high altitude in Ladakh and Kashmir region of India.

2009/2010
One year Certificate Program in Documentary Photography and Photojournalism at The International Center of Photography, NYC.

2010
Recipient of The New York Times Company Scholarship.

Internship with Photojournalist Robert Nickelsberg, NYC.

2010/2011
Freelance photographer for The Wall Street Journal, NYC.

2011/Present
Staff Photographer at Contrasto Photo Agency.

2012
"Strike Anywhere" ,Group exhibition at The International Center of Photography, about social unrest around the world in 2011.

2013
Screening of the Greek project at Visa Pour L'image in Perpignan, France.

Selected to participate to the 26th Eddie Adams Workshop.

Recipient of The Chris Hondros Fellowship Fund for the prosecution of the project about the Greek economic crisis.

2014
Screening of the Greek project at Image singular festival in Sete and at Les Rencontres de la Photographie in Arles.

Finalist at The Leica Oskar Barnak Award with the Greek project.

Personal exhibition at Lumix Festival for Young Photojournalism in Hannover.

An Image from the Greek project exposed at Venice Biennale in the installation Post Frontier.

2015
Screening at Visa pour L'image in Perpignan, France.

Personal exhibition at Festival della fotografia etica in Lodi, Italy.