Francesca Tilio, photographer and artist. Her artistic research focuses on people, especially women. She was born in Italy in 1975. ME² won the Camera d’Oro Prize at Torino Lens Based Art Show. Pink Project, her most personal work, supported LILT’s (Italian League Against Cancer) Nastro Rosa campaign as a travelling exhibition to raise money for breast cancer research. One of the stories from her first book, Females are odd numbers, 9 stories x 9 tracks x 9 photographs, has also become a movie, Vicini (Rai Cinema, Amazon Prime). LINK | Love Is a Necessary Knot is one the best ten Porforlio Italia Fujifilm 2021 and will be at the BFF, Biennale della Fotografia Femminile, Mantova 2022.
Her authorial works are published by Italian and international major newspapers and represented by LUZ Photo Agency, Milan.
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