biography

 curri_04_self Place and date of birth: Monheim, Deutschland, March 18th, 1958.

Citizenship: German.

Education

University of Bielefeld, Photo Design, 1986

University of Bielefeld, Photo Design, 1986

Graduation thesis: Youths’ Free Time and Night Life in Italy.

Languages: English and Italian fluent

Member of DGPH Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Photographie and DFA Deutsche Fotografische Akademie.

Work Experience

1986 Moved to Florence, Italy.

1987 -1994 Manager of “Print Service” a professional black/white printing and developing laboratory.

1994 – present Free-lance Photographer

Offers workshops in photography of reportage, portrait, black and white printing and fotomontage.

Attends regular annual lectures at University Dortmund, Germany – Dept. of Fine Arts.

Photography Instructor

.Lorenzo De Medici Consortium for U.S. programs in .Florence.

.SACI – Studi Arts Center International in Florence Courses through Studio Marangoni in Florence:

.Sarah Lawrence College in Florence

.New York University

.School of Visual Arts in Florence

 Personal Experience

1991 – 2016

Traveled in Egypt, Mexico, Venezuela, Cuba, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Zimbabwe, New York, India, Morocco, London and Istanbul doing reportage black and white and color digital.