photograph by Anna Evdokimova

Pio De Rose (b. 1987) is an Italian photographer currently based in Genoa. In 2011 he graduated in Photography and Visual Arts from the Libera Accademia di Belle Arti L.A.B.A. of Florence with the reportage Saints and Miracles. In 2012 he received his MA in Photojournalism from the University of Westminster with the project Aquaria, The Blue Glass Landscape.

Recent publications and collaborations include Vanity Fair Italy; Io Donna; la Repubblica; mare – Die Zeitschrift der Meere; Neighbor Magazine; Black+White Photography; Æ Another Escape; on landscape; Don’t Take Pictures; Historic Gardens Review; F-Stop Magazine; International PhotogrAphy Magazine; Adnkronos; WAZA Magazine; The Work Style Magazine; Clic.he Webmagazine; SciFondo; Mondo Sommerso – International Ocean Magazine; ASSAI; L’Universo (IGM); dAD – dipartimento di Architettura e Design – University of Genoa; Accademia Ligustica di Belle Arti of Genoa; Municipality of Ravenna and others.

Fine Art Photography Awards 2021
nominee | night photography | professionals | Out of the Blue

International Photography Grant 2019
2nd place | landscape | Out of the Blue

Camera Work 2018
2nd place | Dei Paesi

International Photography Grant 2017
nominee | nature | Parchi di Nervi

Black+White Photographer of the Year 2015
shortlisted | Off on a Crisis


The book La Divina Foresta Spessa e Viva is now available for purchase. Photographs by Pio De Rose; words by Ol’ga Sedakova, Pio De Rose and Giorgio Lazzari. In collaboration with the Municipality of Ravenna – Viva Dante 700.

price: 30,00 € + shipping cost
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n.b. all texts are in Italian