Marco Lorenzetti received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan School of Art and Design and his Masters of Fine Arts degree from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
His photographs have been characterized as “forceful and compelling” by the late Robert Sobieszek, Curator of Photography at George Eastman House in New York and later, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. While living in Chicago, his work was shown at the Chicago Historical Society, the Field Museum, the Chicago Cultural Center, Art Institute of Chicago, the Terra Museum of American Art and Edwynn Houk Gallery. His work is part of the permanent collection at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Art Institute of Chicago, and The Alden Dow Museum. His most recent solo museum exhibition opened at the Alden Dow Museum of Art in Midland, Michigan in the fall of 2011. In 2015, work from the documentary, Unclaimed Remains, was include in the Prix Pictet book, "Disorder."