1966 Zurich, has Italian roots and grew up in Zurich. After training as a photographer, he worked as an assistant for Oliviero Toscani in Italy and Paris to then set up his own studio in Zurich. since 1993 Zanier has been freelancing for advertising, articles and free artistic work active at home and abroad. His focus is on Landscapes, stills and people.
Luca Zanier’s luscious photos inside nuclear power plants, coal-fired power stations, storage facilities for nuclear waste and other energy systems seem like the sets of science-fiction films. Strange worlds emanating a cool logic — these are cathedrals of industry, hidden temples of an energy-guzzling society.