where: Palazzo Ducale, Cortile Carrara 1
when: Sunday 27 November 2016, 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
Claudio Composti was born in Milan in 1973. Growing up in the art world thanks to his father, business partner of the historic Galleria Toselli, turned his vocation into passion. In 1997 he opened with his father the Galleria Cà di Frà, working for four years as an assistant to Franco Toselli. In 2009 he founded the mc2gallery in Milan, as Art Director and co-founder along with the young collector Vincenzo Maccarone. The gallery is specialized in Italian and international photographers, and is today a referent for the photography in Italy.
He has been participating as Folio Reviewer for some of the Italian Photography Centres, such as Phos in Turin, Macula in Pesaro and collaborates with various Italian Photo Festival (European Photo Festival of Busto Arsizio, with Photolux of Lucca) and International too (Les Rencontres de La Photographie d’Arles).
In 2016 he founded the platform Periscope Photoscouting. The platform provides private meetings to do or learn how to make a photo editing of projects and is looking for young talents for the art market and gives them the opportunity to be in contact with curators, exhibitions, photo festival or art dealers.