2021 Mentor

Davide Monteleone

Davide Monteleone is a photographer and a researcher whose work spans image-making, visual journalism, writing and other disciplines. Reoccurring themes include geopolitics, geography, identity, data, and the relationship between Power and individuals. A regular contributor to international magazines such as Time Magazine, The New Yorker, National Geographic, The New York Times, Monteleone’s works are widely exhibited as installation and exhibitions including at the Saatchi Gallery in London the Nobel Peace Center in Oslo the MEP in Paris, Palazzo delle Esposizioni in Rome and other venues. A selection of Monteleone’s accolade include: The National Geographic Fellowship (2019), the Asia Society Fellowship (2016), the Carmignac Photojournalism Award (2013), the EPEA Award (2012), the European Publisher Award (2011), and several World Press Photo. Holding a Master research in Art and Politics from the Goldsmiths University in London, Davide is also active as a curator and educator for numerous public and private institutions. 

She started Professional Photography at 2007 and worked for several Iranian news agencies : (IRNA News agency ,Farsnews, Mehrnews, bornanews , isca, Jame jam news paper, iqna , pana and Donya-e- Eghtesad News paper )
Award :
First place Feature Picture Story – Freelance/Agency in POY 2014
Participant in the Joop Swart Master class world press photo 2013
Finalist of the 2019 Aftermath project /Grant _USA 2019
Finalist of the 12th International Festival of Photojournalism ” VILNIUS PHOTO CIRCLE ” _Lithuania_ 2018


Scroll to Top