Luca Monti PhotographerPhotographer Male Paris, Île-de-France, France
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About MeLuca Monti was born in Roma, 1972. His career as an artist began whilst still at High School, and shortly following, offered solo and collective shows at the age of sixteen. He studied photography at ISC "R.Rossellini", at Istituto Superiore di Fotografia and Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia, Rome.
He is now a fine-art and fashion photographer based in Paris. Luca's work has been exhibited internationally in Europe, Japan, Russia and the US, with representation in Rome, New York, and London, and more then twenty solo exhibitions to date. His work has been featured in numerous media worldwide, including Flash art, New York Times, El Pais, Le Monde, La Repubblica, Il Venerdi, Photo France, P, Vogue Italia, A, American Photo and many many more.
Luca's Oversized-based work from 1992-99 (a selection of which appears on this website) has been extensively showcased in shows, press and books, with his first book "Oversize" published worldwide in 1994. He is currently working on "Facce da Londra" a virtual continuation of "Endroits Sensibles" a long research project on Paris et ses Banlieues.
Luca is also continually active with events and talks, and invited to judge photography competitions.
He is devoted to the cinema of Teo Angelopoulos, Andreij Tarkovskij and Akira Kurosawa.
Luca is a passionate director of artist movies such as : Sul finite del tempo, 1996; Il Gelato d'inverno, no, 1998; Mia madre, Lisbona, 2004; Le Soldat perdu, 2006; Un Giorno una vita, 2008; and director of photography with Rosso di sera, 1995; Rinnovamento, 1996; Gli Strizzati, 2004; La Fabbrica dei sogni, 2006
Luca is now involved as art director for the new fashion magazine project : 'Extravaganza".
Gruppo Editoriale L'Espresso
Telecom Italia Mobile
Ferrovie dello Stato
CSC - Cineteca Nazionale
and many many more.......