Federica Sasso is a photographer whose work gives an intimate look to themes related with adolescence and femininity. She attended the Istituto Italiano di Fotografia before being recipient of a one-year scholarship for an artistic residency at Fabrica, communication research centre of Benetton Group. Her both personal and commissioned works have been shown in galleries and festival including Les Rencontres de la Photographie d’Arles, Landskrona Foto Festival, Biennale of Thessaloniki, Italian Institute of Culture Melbourne, Fotografia Europea and Milano Photo Week among the others. She took part in the two collective exhibition on the New Italian Photography Racconte-moi une historie at the Italian Institute of Culture Paris and Looking on at MAR Ravenna. She is the author of the photobook Sick Sad Blue (Fabrica, 2017) based on her creative research and friendship with clairenough, a woman in her early twenties with a five-year history of anorexia. She was among the 37 selected photographers featured in the collective catalog “Up to Now. Fabrica Photography.” which offers an overview on more than twenty years of visual research collected by the editorial department of Fabrica. In 2016 she shot the global campaign WE (Women Empowerment Program) for United Colors of Benetton.
Vogue Italia, Rivista Studio, Rivista Undici, Esquire, Vanity Fair, Robinson La Repubblica, D La Repubblica, Marie Claire, YET Magazine, Slam Jam, Oackley, United Colors of Benetton, GUESS, Aeres Jewels, Sergio Rossi, Gianvito Rossi, Philippe Model, The United Nations, AUDI and Fernet Branca.
2019 Post-Adolescence, Italian Emerging Photography, Italian Institute of Culture Paris, Paris (FR)
2019 Post-Adolescence, Looking On: sguardi e prospettive sulla nuova fotografia italiana, MAR, Ravenna (IT)
2019 Sick Sad Blue, Italian Institute of Culture Melbourne, Melbourne (AUS)
2019 Sick Sad Blue, Just a bowl of Cherriesm, Biennale of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki (GR)
2019 Beauty/shaped by technology by AUDI with Vogue Italia, Montenapoleone District, Milan (IT)
2019 Post-Adolescence, Visages d’Europe, Hotel de Ville, Paris (FR)
2018 Post-Adolescence, BYOPpaper!, Les Rencontres de la Photographie, Arles (FR)
2018 Post-Adolescence, When Ethics Meets Aesthetic curated by Vogue Italia, Leica Gallery, Milan (IT)
2018 Touch Of Love, Marie Claire Special Event for the Milano Fashion Week, Via della Spiga, Milan (IT)
2018 Sick Sad Blue, Perugia Social Photo Festival, Perugia (IT)
2017 Post-Adolescence, Milano Photo Festival, Biblioteca Sormani, Milan (IT)
2017 Sick Sad Blue, Festival Fotografia Etica, Lodi (IT)
2017 Sick Sad Blue, Up to Now. Fabrica Photography, Landskrona Foto Festival, Landskrona (SE)
2017 Sick Sad Blue, Up to Now. Fabrica Photography, Fotografia Europea, Reggio Emilia (IT)
2016 Sick Sad Blue, Celeste Prize Finalists, Marangoni Gallery, Florence (IT)
Sick Sad Blue
Format: 22,5 x 28 cm
Language: English / Italian
© FABRICA 2016
Up to Now. Fabrica Photography
Format: 26 X 32 cm
Language: English / Italian
© FABRICA 2017
2015 — 2016 FABRICA, Communication and Research Centre of the Benetton Group (Treviso, IT).
2015 — 2016 Scolarship and art residency.
2012 — 2014 Istituto Italiano di Fotografia (Milan, IT). Degree in Photography and Visual Arts.