Valeria Scrilatti studied Photography and Visual Arts at Florence Libera Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence.
Her research focuses primarily on landscape, each project aims to investigate the relationship between territory and individual identity, from which inner stories of contemporary can surface. Between 2011 and 2013 she realized "Almost wild", about zoological institutions putting animals on display inside artificial copies of their natural habitats, which has been exhibited during the 12th International Photography Festival in Rome and published in Italy and abroad. In 2015 she got the third place at Fotoleggendo Award with "Est", a long-term reportage on Eastern margins of consolidated urban areas of Rome.
She currently lives in Rome and she is represented by Contrasto agency.