Gianluca Cecere

Italy

Biography

Born in Naples, Italy, in 1968 he is involved in documentary photography focusing his work mainly on social, political and economical topics. 
He works for different magazines, newspapers and NGO, realizing several reportages in the Balkans, Middle East, Western Europe and Africa. He is represented by laif Agentur für Photos & Reportagen since 2009 .

He is the author and photographer of the documentary, The Empty House, about the organ trafficking during the war in Kosovo, which was finalist at Visa Pour L'Image, Perpignan, in 2010 and the web documentary "MultiKulti Factory" about multiculturalism and Islamophobia.

In 2013 he received the special mention at Siani Reportage Prize for a reportage about the European Crisis and in 2014 at Moscow International Foto Awards.

Funded projects

FOOD4

Food4 aims to produce seven stories, a geographic atlas in Italian and English and 2 exhibitions to explore the topic of Food Security and related development projects, in the year of the EXPO2015.

Watergrabbing - A Story of Water

Watergrabbing explores the lack of water sovereignty and the limitation of access to water. It shows the consequences of these issues and the positive and negative practices.