Roselena Ramistella, born in Gela in Sicily, she is a photographer with a background in Political Science at the University of Catania. Social issues, portraiture, and the interaction between the natural world and the humanity are at the center of her photographic narratives. Roselena investigates her subjects with a personal and intimate vision, always experimenting new techniques to create her personal narrative and artistic style
Her photographs, published in newspapers such as Corriere della Sera, Io Donna, Repubblica, L’Uomo Vogue, The Guardian, The Times, British Journal of Photography and Vanity Fair, have received national and international recognition. In 2018, she received the Sony Award in the category of Natural World and Wild Life with her Deepland reportage. Her work has been exhibited in numerous solo and group exhibitions in Italy and throughout Europe.
She is a Leica Ambassador and lecturer.

EXHIBITION

• 2021 – Roselena Ramistella Fotografie / Galleria Trisorio/ Napoli

• 2021 – L’isola delle femmine /Sky Arte Film documentary  / Arte Cinema 26/Napoli

• 2021- The Warmth/ Espacio Fundación Telefónica/ Madrid

• 2021- The Warmth/Images Gibellina, / Gibellina

• 2021-Men of troubled waters/iicParigi/Istituto Italiano  Cultura /Parigi

• 2021 – Men of troubled waters/permanent exhibition / Italian Embassy Hanoi Vietnam

• 2021 – Men of troubled waters  / VCCA / Vietnam

• 2020 – Next Gen / Alfred Fried Photography/ UNESCO / Forum Austriaco della cultura / Roma

• 2020 -Men of troubled waters / ALL IN THIS TOGETHER/ Photo Vogue Festival / Porta Venezia / MIlano

• 2020 – Ground Control / Phest / Monopoli – Puglia

• 2019 – Ritratto di famiglia/Museo Archeologico Antonio Salinas / Palermo

• 2019 – A glitch in the system /Photo Vogue Festival /Base , Milano

• 2019 –  A cavallo nella storia/  Tenuta D’Ambelia/ Beni culturali Sicilia

• 2018  – Viaggio in Sicilia 8 – Artistic residency with Collettive Claire  Fontaine – Planeta Wine

• 2018 – Sony world Photography Awards/ Somerset House /London

• 2017 – I giochi di Sophia / Galleria Leica – Bologna

• 2016 – Regard Personnel / Espace Commun – Arles France

• 2015 – Installation photographic – Farm Cultural Park – Favara

• 2015 – Panem et Circenses – Expo Arte Milano

AWARDS

• 2021  – Finalist  – Premio Marco Pesaresi – The Warmth

• 2020  – Finalist  – Premio Marco Pesaresi – “The cow connection”

• 2020 – Joop Swart Masterclass World Press Photo nominee

 •2019 –  Finalist – UNICEF Photo of the Year 2019 – “Next Gen”

• 2019  – Finalist  – Premio Marco Pesaresi – “The cow connection”

• 2019 –  Shortlist – Alfred Fried Award – “Next Gen”

• 2019 – Joop Swart Masterclass World Press Photo nominee

• 2018 – First Place – Vogue Italia Prize – PH Museum Women Photographers Grant “Deepland”

• 2018 – First Place Sony World Photography Awards (SWPA) – Category Natural World & Wild Life “Deepland”

• 2017 – Shortlist – Premio Marco Pesaresi – “Deepland”

• 2017 – Special Mention Giuria Umbria Photo Fest’ New Talent – “I giochi di Sophia”

• 2017 – FAPA Art Photography Awards (FAPA)– Nominee “Be twins”

• 2016 – International Photography Award (IPA) Honorable mention “Be twins”

• 2016 – IPA Family Man competition – Honorable mention “Be twins”

• 2016 – First Place – Tokyo photography price (Wildlife) “Rochì”

• 2016 – Second Place PX3 – Paris Photography price (Nature) “Rochì”