Valery Rizzo is a Portrait, Food and Lifestyle photographer, interested in Urban Lifestyle and Agriculture. Her work appears in Print and Web across the globe. Client list includes, Magazines, Books, Restaurants, Advertising and Marketing agencies. In addition to her commercial work Valery is also working on a number of personal contemporary photography projects, one of which is a series for a book project focused on the rapidly changing borough of Brooklyn where she was born and raised. She lives in Park Slope and can often be found photographing urban farms, local producers, restaurants and the streets of Brooklyn.
Valery has exhibited her photographs at Soho Photo, The powerHouse Arena, MTA Arts for Transit, FOTOWEEKDC, GUATE PHOTO, Photoville, United Photo Industries, The Sommerville Toy Camera Festival, Rayko Photo Center, Ripe Art Gallery, The Burn Gallery, The Edward Carter Gallery, The Atlantic Gallery, The Museum of Modern Art, Thomas Werner Gallery and The AOP in London. Her work is part of the Brooklyn Navy Yard Archives.