where: Palazzo Ducale, Cortile Carrara 1
when: Saturday 26 November 2016, 2:30 pm – 7 pm
Clelia Belgrado lives and works in Genova and she is the director of VisionQuesT contemporary photography.
She graduated in Fine Arts in Melbourne, Australia (La Trobe University) and she approached photography in 1997. In 1999 she met Doug Beasley, she attended his courses at the Photographic Arts Retreat Center in Minnesota (USA), thus beginning a research of the various ethnic groups and cultures of the peoples of the Americas (Mexico, Guatemala, Peru and Lakota Sioux Indian reservations in South Dakota and Navaho and Hopi in Arizona).
She did numerous solo and group exhibitions including Mynanmar, Birmania: Luce, Acqua, Presenze – with the presentation of photobook Myanmar published by Silvana Editoriale – at Castello D’Albertis, Museum of World Cultures, Genoa.
Her works has been published on magazines and newspapers such as Immagini Foto Pratica – Design Diffusion Edizioni and Shots – Afterimage Editions.
Since 2009 she has been directing VisionQuesT contemporary photography. In addition to solo and group exhibitions, the Studio publishes catalogs, organizes conferences, meetings with photographers, curators, critics, writers, books presentation, workshops, and works with various institutions.