Portrait by <a href="http://www.federicociamei.it">Federico Ciamei</a>

Portrait by Federico Ciamei

Valeria Cherchi is a photographer based in Milan and Sardinia.

Her practice focuses on projects regarding social and cultural issues. Her research is driven by the need of exploring topics such as time, memories and history connected to her personal experience. She is interested in true and tangible character-driven stories, often told by combining photography and text.

Education

2016-17 # ISSP International Masterclass mentored by Simon Norfolk
2013 # MA in Fashion Photography, University of the Arts London
2010 # BA in Industrial Design and Visual Communication, the Sapienza University of Rome

Selected Exhibitions

2018 # SHOWOFF, Krakow Photomonth (Group) – Krakow, PL
2018 # ACTIVISM – GFI #06, Fotografia Europea (Group) – Reggio Emilia, IT
2016 # Modus Operandi (Group) – Milan, IT
2015 # SIFEST OFF, Savignano Immagini Festival (Group) – Savignano, IT
2015 # Of People and Places (Group) – London, UK
2014 # Landscape and Cityscape Exhibition (Group) – London, UK
2013 # I used to (Solo) – Fondazione Logudoro Meilogu, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea FLM. Banari, IT
2013 # SALON13 (Group) – Photofusion.  London, UK

2013 # MA13, London College of Fashion (Group) – London, UK

Selected clients and publications

Panorama, ELSE, Photopaper, YET, Wallpaper* City Guide, Tank, Wonderland, Rollacoaster, Flaunt, XOXO, Island Records / Universal, Blink, Hyperdub Records, This Is Music, UCLA, Guess, QVC, BCBG Korea, All&Sundry, Alta Roma, Elle.atzine, ElleGirl Korea, Subbacultcha, Dossier Journal,  Contemporary Standard.