Deanna Pizzitelli is a Canadian photo-based artist and educator. She completed her BFA in Photography at Ryerson University in Toronto, and her MFA at the University of Arizona in Tucson.
Pizzitelli is a recipient of the inaugural 2018 Scotiabank New Generation Photography Award. This culminated in an exhibition at the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa, and at the OCADu Onsite Gallery in Toronto, a Featured Exhibition of the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival.
Pizzitelli has attended residencies in Canada, Iceland, Portugal and Finland. Her participation in the 2018 SÍM residency program in Reykjavík was generously supported by the Canada Council for the Arts. She was recently awarded the Beth Block Membership Honoraria from the Houston Center for Photography in Texas, and participated in the accompanying Centre Annual Exhibition.
Pizzitelli is represented by Stephen Bulger Gallery in Toronto and currently lives between Ottawa, Canada, and Bratislava, Slovakia.