"Photography for me is a tool to investigate
the reality around us without pretending
to find answers.”
Marco Sadori is born in Italy, in the green region of Abruzzo and he became interested in photography in secondary school during the photography classes of the teacher/artist Romolo Bosi that made him discover the magic of the darkroom and the wonder of art. He started with more continuity to take pictures during adolescence, when his father gave him an Olympus Om-1 that he still hold with affection. He majored in art history, sociology and literature at University of Bologna. During this time he become very interested about the cultural identity and about the other cultures with thanks to the class of M. Montanari, Allovio and G. Cane. After that he studied photography at IED of Madrid, in Spain and at IED of Turin, in Italy. He prefer to be focused on long-term photographic projects that allow him to spend time in places and with the locals. In particularly he is interested in projects that concern "the identity in the border areas with a look and to the effects of the relationship between tradition and modernity”. From 2010 he traveled extensively in Asia for many years for his work "Room of dust”, a long-term project on "identity in Asia and his connections with the West culture and the and stereotypes on the spot ”. He currently deepening the Caucasus area for a long-term project on the identity of the Caucasus and the influences in the territory between East and West.
-Nikon Photo Contest 2016-2017 – Highlighted Entries 6/60
-Monovisions Photography Awards 2017: "Honorable mentions" series ' People', for the project: "Geometry of innocence".
-Monovisions Photography Awards 2017: "Honorable mentions" series 'Travel', for the project: "Anatomy of endurance"
-W-L.P. Special mention for "Untitled"
-Ipoty 2017:PEOPLE: TRAVEL (AMATEUR) - HONORABLE MENTION
-Ipoty 2017:PEOPLE: PORTRAIT (AMATEUR) - HONORABLE MENTION
-Ipoty 2017:PEOPLE: CHILDREN (AMATEUR) - HONORABLE MENTION
-Ipoty 2017:FIRST PLACE WINNER - PEOPLE: STREET (AMATEUR)
-Ipoty 2017:SECOND PLACE WINNER - PEOPLE: STREET (AMATEUR)
-MIFA bronze/people/children for the series 'Geometry of Innocence"
-Fineart photography awards 2017: Street photography amateurs nominee.
-Arte Laguna Price 2018: finalist artists.
-Monovisions Photography Awards 2018:"3prize" series "Street photography"
for the project "A face without a name".
-Monovisions Photography Awards 2018:"Honorable mentions" series
"Street photography" for the project: "The songs of pomegranate".
-2018 Exhibition at Arsenale of Venezia
-October 2018 Collective exhibition at Bronx Documentary Center/St. Mary's
364 151st Street, Bronx, NY
-June-July 2018 Exhibition in Genova
-May 2018 artist in residency at Linea de Costa, Rota, Spain
-May 2018 Exhibition at Linea de Costa Gallery, Rota, Spain