about

Matteo Di Giovanni is an Italian artist-photographer whose work deals with personal, social and anthropological issues, focusing on the themes of memory, identity and human limitations.

He received a MA in Photography at the University of Westminster in London in 2012.

His first monograph, I wish the world was even has been published by Artphilein Editions in April 2019.
A copy of the book has been acquired by the MoMA Library.

Signed and numbered prints of the series I wish the world was even are available in different sizes.
Drop a line at info@matteodigiovanni.com



monographs

2019
I wish the world was even, Photographs and Texts by Matteo Di Giovanni, Essay Giulia Zorzi. Artphilein Editions.
You can buy the book here

solo exhibitions

2020
Das Lehrerzimmer (Bern, CH): I wish the world was even, February – April
studiofaganel (Gorizia, Italy): I wish the world was even, January – March. More info here
2019
Micamera, (Milan, Italy): I wish the world was even, November – January

group exhibitions

2019
Transformer Station (Cleveland, US): I wish the world was even selected for Undercurrents: A Photobook Exhibition. 25th October 2019 – 19th January 2020 (link)
Museo dell’Arte della Città di Ravenna (Ravenna, Italy) – LOOKING ON, Sguardi e Prospettive sulla Nuova Fotografia Italiana. 4th of May – 30th of June 2019 (link)

reviews/interviews

2019
American Suburb X, Brad Feuerhelm writes about I wish the world was even in 2019: A Short Guide To White People & Their Photography Books. (link)
Photo-Eye, I wish the world was even has been chosen by Tim Carpenter as one of 2019 Favorite Photobooks amongst other great publications. (link)
Deadbeat Club, I wish the world was even is in Tim Carpenter’s list Photobooks of Note 2019 amongst other great publications. (link)
Photo-Eye, I wish the world was even in the section Photo-Eye Book of the Week reviewed by Tim Carpenter, July 2019. (link)
Wayfarer Books, interview about I wish the world was even July 2019 (link)
Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Giulia Zorzi – founder of Micamera – speaks about I wish the world was even during Meeting Point – organised by The Eyes, July 2019 (link)
American Suburb X, review by Brad Feuerhelm on I wish the world was even, July 2019 (link)

talks

2020
Das LehrerzimmerOpen discussion about producing and distributing art-books with Giulia Brivio, Bern (CH), February
2019
FoceI wish the world was even book presentation, Lugano (CH), 23rd of October
Fototeca ManfredianaI wish the world was even book presentation, Faenza, 25th of July
Micamera BookstoreI wish the world was even book launch, Milan, 28th of May

workshops

2020
Das Lehrerzimmer, Ways to Create a Photo-book, with Giulia Brivio, Bern (CH), February