Silvia Landi is a documentary photographer based Rome, Italy.
She has a degree in psychology and a master in psychotherapy, and she worked as a psychotherapist for several years before starting her career as a photographer.
She attended a Masterclass of documentary photography and photo reportage at WSP Photography in Rome, and a journalism course of the Thomson Reuters Foundation on "Reporting Food Sustainability" in London.
She focusing her personal research works and documentary projects, mainly taking inspiration by social issues and their psychological consequences, she's also interested on cultural and anthropological issues.
Currently she is working on a several projects around the theme of obesity, health and relationship with food, in Italy and abroad.
Silvia working as a freelance photographer and as a consultant for some Italian NGOs.
2021 - Marylin Stafford Fotoreportage Award - honourable mention
2019 - Felix Schoeller Photo Awards - Shortlisted
2019 - Closer Dentro il Reportage - winner
2018 - Festival della Fotografia Etica - Short story awards - Finalist
2018 - Prix Ani Pix Trakk - Finalist
2018 - Kolga Tbilisi Photo Award - Finalist
2018 - Grand Press Photo - Finalist
2018 - Days Japan International Photojournalism Award – shortlisted
2017 - Food Sustainability media award by Thomson Reuters Foundation and Barilla Center for food and nutrition - Winner
2017 - Lucie Scholarship Program - Finalist
2017 - Kolga Tbilisi Photo Awards - Finalist
2017 - Premio Quinua Real Beca PhotOne Festival - Finalist
2016 - PX3 - Honorable Mention juried awards
2016 - KOLGA Tbilisi Photo Awards - Finalist
2016 - PhotOn Festival Awards - Finalist
2015 - MIFA - Moscow International Foto Awards - Editorial, Photo Essay - Honorable Mention
2015 - MIFA - Moscow International Foto Awards - Advertaising, Travel/Tourism - Honorable Mention
2015 - SIPA - Storyboard - Remarkable Awards
2015 - IPA International Photography Awards - People/Culture - Honorable Mention
2015 - The Humanity Photo Award - Honorable Mention
2015 - Px3 – Press – Silver Medal
2014 - Pannona reflection - Honorable Mention
2014 - IPA International Photography Awards – People/Lifestyle - Honorable Mention
2014 - EyeEm award - Finalist
2014 - Px3 - Press - Gold medal
2014 - Leica Talent - Honorable Mention
2014 - APPOY - Portraits - Second place
2013 - Leica Photographer Award - 100 selected
2011 - Polaris Photo Contest - Honorable Mention
2018 - Kolga Tbilisi Photo catalogue
2017 - Kolga Tbilisi Photo catalogue
2017 - RiScatti -Vittore Buzzi, Silvia Landi, Andrea Menozzi, ed. Betagora
2016 - Kolga Tbilisi Photo catalogue
Silvia’s projects have been featured in several magazine such as Polka, 24h01 la revue, Witness Journal, Yahoo News, Aftenposten, De Spiegel, Days Japan, La Stampa, Corriere della Sera, La Repubblica, Gioia and various other publications.
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2023 Acampa Po la Paz y derecho a Refugio, Piracicaba, Brasil
2022 Acampa Po la Paz y el derecho a refugio, A Coruña, Spain
2019 Meeting del Mare spazio fotografia
2019 Closer Dentro il Reportage QRphotgallery Bologna
2019 Sala Mastai ADNKronos Rome during the Life.FoodWaste.StendUp day for school
2018 Fotoleggendo Rome
2018 Kolga Tbilisi Photo exhibition, Tbilisi
2018 Screening at ESTAÇÃO IMAGEM photojournalism festival, Portugal
2017 Kolga Tbilisi Photo exhibition, Tbilisi
2016 Kolga Tbilisi Photo exhibition, Tbilisi
2016 PhotOn Grant final screenings, Valencia
2014 Eyem Awards World Tour eshibition: New York, Openhouse Gallery | Toronto, SoHo House | Duesseldorf, Photoweekend | Tokyo, Institute of Photography | Tokyo, Roppongi Hills, Mori Tower | Miami, The Lab | Paris, Numa | San Francisco, EyeEm Studios | Berlin, Alte Teppichfabrik | London, The print space.