About

Danilo Garcia Di Meo was born in Rome.
After graduating from Arts High School and Academy of Fine Arts, where he specialized in Graphic and Photography, he received his Master’s degree at the Leica Akademie Italy in Milan with Marc de Tollenaere, and at Officine Fotografiche in Rome with photo editor’s National Geographic Marco Pinna and with Lina Pallotta.

He collaborates with photographers Giulio Di Meo and Marcello Di Donato.

Currently working with several NGO, press agency and associations for the realization of reports, especially in the social sphere; as a teacher for social photography workshops and seminars.
He receives the Gran Prix at “Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest”, won the “Moscow International Fotography Awards”, “Tokyo International Fotography Awards”, Remarkable Award at Siena International Photo Awards, “VOHH – Voice of Human and Hope”, “Slideluck – Naples” and “I love my work”.
He has exposed in Moscow, Berlin, Budapest, Rome, Athens, Cape Town, Chittagong, Mexico City, Istanbul, Shanghai, Ljubljana, Krasnodar (Photovista), Indian Photography Festival, Rome, Napoli, Perugia, Bologne, Ferrara.

He documents “Le Donne del Muro Alto” in the high-security section of women Rebibbia jail.

 

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Danilo Garcia Di Meo nasce a Roma.
Dopo il Liceo Artistico e l’Accademia di Belle Arti, dove si specializza in Grafica e Fotografia, frequenta Masterclass presso la Leica Akademie Italy a Milano con Marc De Tollenaere, a Roma presso Officine Fotografiche con il photo editor National Geographic Marco Pinna e con Lina Pallotta.
Collabora con i fotografi Giulio Di Meo e Marcello Di Donato.
Attualmente come freelance collabora con diverse ONG, agenzie di stampa e associazioni per la realizzazione di reportage, soprattutto in ambito sociale; come docente per workshop e seminari di fotografia sociale.

Ha vinto il Gran Premio all’ “Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest”, i  “Tokyo International Fotography Awards”, i “Moscow International Fotography Awards”, “VOHH – Voice of Human and Hope”, Remarkable Award ai “Siena International Photo Awards”, “Slideluck – Napoli”, “I love my work”.

Ha esposto a Mosca, Berlino, Budapest, Città del Capo, Atene, Chittagong, Città del Messico, Istanbul, Shanghai, Ljubljana, Krasnodar (Photovista), Indian Photography Festival, Roma, Napoli, Perugia, Bologna, Ferrara.

Documenta “Le donne del muro alto” al carcere di Rebibbia femminile.