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ICP International Center of Photography
About Filippo Romano
, born in 1968, is a documentary and architecture photographer. He studied photo documentary at the full time program at the International Center of photography (I.C.P.). in New York. His photograhic projects are mostly about cities and urban dwellers. He currently collaborate for the architecture section of the art pubblisher Skira, and his work have been featurated in Abitare magazine , Monocle, Domus, Io Donna and Courrier International. In 2007 he is the winner of the grant Pesaresi\Contrasto with the project OFF CHINA.
He is the author of Soleri Town a book about the utopian architecture of Paolo Soleri
in 2009 he was selected in the exhibition the Joy at the Rome photo festival with “Waterfront” a series from the project Trieste.
In 2010 his project route 106 was exhibited in the Biennale of Architecture in Venice
In 2011 he have been parto of the exhibition “Sao Paulo Calling” with the project Slum Insider on the Slum of Mathare in Nairobi in collaboration with he NGO LiveInSlums. He is currently a member of the Agency Luzphoto. In 2014 is finalist on the Ojo de pez price with the serie nomadic sellers about the economy of the ghettos of Nairobi. in 2015 his work have been issued on Feature shoot.