Eleonora Pecorella

Eleonora Pecorella

Rome, Lazio, Italy

About Eleonora Pecorella

2nd place winner at IX Color Awards in Sport and finalist at Pollux Awards 2016; 1st place winner at VIII Color Awards in Aerial and finalist at the Lens Culture Portrait Awards in 2015; 3rd place winner at Moscow Photo Awards 2014 in Portrait.
Her work in the medium of photography explores issues of everyday life from an unusual and curious point of view.

Education

University of Rome, La Sapienza, Post-graduation in History of Medieval and Modern Art
University of Rome, La Sapienza, BA Art History
Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London:
-Photography – Art and Architecture, Diego Ferrari
-Portrait Photography, Peter Cattrell
-Reportage Photography, Giulio Mazzarini
-Travel Photography, Anthony Webb
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London:
-Creative Plant Photography, Heather Angel
-Photographing Trees, Edward Parker

Events

Collections: Archivio Italiano dell'Autoritratto Fotografico, Musinf, Senigallia Italy

Recent Awards:
2017
-X Color Awards, Honorable Mention in Architecture for A Fish in the Sky; nominee in Nature for The Rock and in People for Ventotene

2016
- IX International Color Awards, second place winner in Sport category for the photo Marittimo, plus honorable mention in Aerial category for the photo Sorrento #2
- IX Pollux Awards, finalist in Portrait category with a selection from Women’s Energy
- Family of Men by International Photography Awards, Honorable Mention in Old Age category for the photo Margherita

2015
- VIII International Color Awards, Winner in Aerial category, plus 3 Nominations in other categories
- Lens Culture Portrait Award, Finalist- International Photography Award, honorable mention in Fine Art: Portrait category or the series Alterego and in Architecture : Other_ARC category for the series Windows
- PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris, honorable mention for the series Recreational Animals

2014
- Moscow Foto Awards, third place in Self Portrait category
- Premio Celeste, Milan Italy, finalist

Exhibitions

Fairs:
- March 2017: The Other Art Fair, Victoria House London, curated by Rebecca Wilson, Kate Bryan, and Lulu Guinness

Solo Shows
April 2014: Doppi, MAD Gallery, Rome
April 2013: Looking at Looking into, La Linea Arte Contemporanea, Rome
Dec 2012: Le forme dell’assenza, le forme dell’acqua- Sveva Bellucci, Eleonora Pecorella, MAD Gallery, Rome, 2 solos exhibition
June 2011: My Jigsaw Puzzle, MAD Gallery, Rome
May 2010: Botanical Beauty, The imperial College of London - South Kensington

Group Shows
Oct–Nov 2017, Relais, Fondamenta Gallery, Rome
Sept 2017, The Pollux Awards Exhibiton, Galeria Valid Foto, Barcelona
13 Sept 2017 Behind the Portrait, Opening Night, Gulf Photo Plus, Dubai (video projection)
June-Aug 2017: Lens op de Mens, International Photo-festival, Overpelt Belgium
Sept 2016: Connect, curated by Aaron Schuman visible@ https://www.lensculture.com/2016-lensculture-connect-juried-show
Sept 2016: XX International Prize Massenzio Arte, Istituto Superiore Antincendi, Rome
Oct 2015: Exclusive Exhibition, curated by Jamie Lee Curtis for SaatchiArt
May 2015: MIFA 2014, Rooftop Gallery, Bangkok, (video projection)
Nov 2014: Premio Celeste, Assab One, Milan
Oct 2014: Moscow Foto Awards, Fotolab Gallery, Contemporary Art Centre Winzavod, Moscow (video projection)
July 26th 2014: SeeMe Takeover New York, Distribution #11 exhibited on the full billboard of Time Square in New York
Nov 2013: International Prize Massenzio Arte, Istituto Superiore Antincendi, Rome
July 2013: Exposure, See Exhibition Space, Long Island City, New York, (video projection)
Sept 2012: Mine, l’esplosione del Sé, Superground, Art Kitchen, Milan,
July 2012: Travel & Architect Solos, Lewisham Arthouse, London
April 2011: Photography Exhibition, Candid Gallery, London
Nov 2010: Il Bello Fa Bene, Archiginnasio, Bologna
Dec 2010: Exclusive Christmas, Villa Mercadante, Rome
Dec 2010 Cinema Aquila, Rome/ October 2010 St Agostino Church, Faleria: La Foto Rupestre