Rome, RM, Italia
Karl Mancini is an Italian-Argentine documentary photographer based out of Rome. He studied photojournalism in New York at the International Center of Photography (ICP). Since 2001 he has worked in more than 85 countries, with a particular preference for Asia and South America, as a freelance photojournalist and writer, following socio-historical and political events and focusing on issues such as war aftermaths, violence against women, minorities, human rights, migration, the tragic story of landmines (to which he has dedicated years of work) and genocide, which he reported on from eight different countries. His works have also been exhibited in USA, Russia, Australia, India, Japan, Italy, Greece, Switzerland and in many important international festivals, earning him awards at IPA Awards, MIFA Awards and TIFA Awards. His stories have been featured in some of the most prominent magazines and newspapers from all over the world and he regularly collaborate with International NGOs and international magazines and newspapers such as Newsweek, Marie Claire, Vanity Fair, Der Spiegel, CNN, Internazionale, El pais, Woz, il Venerdi, La Repubblica, Il Corriere della Sera. In 2014 he was selected as one of the Emerging European Talents by the online magazine LensCulture and was one of the finalists at Portfolio Italia-Fiaf. In 2015 he published a book, ITALIANSKIJ, about the Italian community in Crimea persecuted during the Stalinian Purges. Since January 2014 he has collaborated with the Echo Photojournalism, and in 2015 he has been appointed staff photographer.
- Breaking news
- Military embed
- Video capture
Blooming in the black garden
work realized in Nagorno-Karabakh with Gianmarco Maraviglia. This work is the first chapter of a bigger project about unrecognized countries told through the eyes of young people: Blooming Generation.
More info about this project on www.bloomingeneration.com
Work published on Newsweek USA, Internazionale and La Croix.