Luca is born in Cantù (CO) 25 May 1978.
He currently lives and works in Cagliari.
He's (he was...) a lawyer.
For working parents at the age of three years he moved to Caserta where he studied until middle school graduation.
At the age of thirteen, when he received his first camera, a Polaroid, he falls in love with photography and art in general, under the influence of parents, in particular, his mother, a painter.
At the age of sixteen tests the first experiments in the darkroom.
At nineteen he moved to Rome to undertake university studies in Law. During this period, while continuing to love photography, he devoted himself to the music, his other great passion.
In recent years his research focuses on artistic portraits.
Taking inspiration from painting and the surrealism in particular, Luca tries to recreate in his portraits ethereal surrealistic atmospheres.
Digital processing is minimized.
The lightning and the use of various natural materials (water, flour, talcum powder, sugar, etc.) become predominant.
In 2009 he won second prize in the contest organized by Beer Ichnusa in Sardinia.
In 2010 he won the critic's prize at the event MostraMi held in Milan on October 16.
He has published on the web and for various magazines (Getty Images, Digital Photo UK, Digital Camera UK, LA STAMPA.it)
"Luca uses natural substances such as water, flour, talcum powder or sugar to create artificial images,creating unique works of art. As a surrealist painting, the works of this extraordinary self-taught artist certainly deserve to be discovered. "
EDITIONS GRASSET (France)
GALLO IMAGES (Brazil)
DELORA HALL (Usa)
WHAT IF LIMITED (UK)
CAXTON MAGAZINES: VROUE KEUR (S.Africa)
ROENSE EVENT COMMUNICATION SRL (Italy)
ENERGIA COMADI (Russia)
PT GAYA FAVORIT PRESS (Indonesia)
SHARLA ESPARZA (Usa)
MENSCH A/S (Danmarks)
2012 First prize - TeraBella Media News “Wonders of Water Part II”
2011 Other selected - Premio Celeste
2011 Finalist - Showdown Saatchi Gallery
2010 First prize - MostraMi
2009 Second prize - Ichnusa
• 2011 - Discorsi Visivi - Benevento (ITA) Catalogue
• 2011 - It Takes More - Getty Images Gallery - London (UK) Catalogue
• 2011 - F For Fake - San Leucio - Caserta (ITA) - Catalogue
• 2011 - Mostra-Mi 2 - FONDERIA NAPOLEONICA EUGENIA - Milan (ITA) Catalogue
• 2010 - MostraMi, Palazzo Giureconsulti - Milan (ITA)
• 2010 - VENDUTO, Quartiere Ortica - Milan (ITA)
• 2010 - U.S.A. Consulate General - Forma - Milan (ITA)