Alessia Paladini

策展人 和 作家
After the degree in History of the English Theatre at Università degli Studi di Milano, she works in the Contemporary Art Department of Sotheby’s auction house. From 1998 until 2005 she is gallery director of Photology, in 2005 she starts collaborating with Contrasto Group, where she created the printroom dedicated to photography collecting, Contrasto Galleria, of which she is director as of today. She curated many photographic exhibitions, both of established and emerging artists, such as Mario Giacomelli, Sebastião Salgado, Irene Kung, Massimo Siragusa, Alessandro Imbriaco, Kenro Izu, Gianni Berengo Gardin, Piergiorgio Branzi, Elliott Erwitt, Alex Webb, Bill Armstrong, Janet Sternburg. With Contrasto Galleria she participates in the most important art fairs like Paris Photo, Photo London, Arte Fiera Bologna. She collaborates to the exhibiting program of Leica Galerie Milan and is a regular lecturer of portfolio at Fotografia Europea Reggio Emilia and Photolux Lucca festivals. Her approach to photography is focused on the collecting area, which has specific and peculiar parameters and criteria.