- Enrico Martino
Enrico Martino is a Italian
Turin-born, freelance photojournalistfrom 1971, covered Sahelfamine in 1984, Yom Kippur War, 1991 Gulf War. first elections in German Democratic Republic, Hungaryand Romaniaafter Berlin Wallfall. And been also the first Italian photojournalistto realize a reportage on Parris Island Marine Corp training in Georgia, USA.
After 1985 he specialized in geographic reportages, with special attention to the social and cultural aspects. The work of the last years is characterized by a special attention towards
Latin Americawith a strong specialization on Mexicowhere realized many reportages about Indian peoples. He has published books in Italy and France and personal exibitions in Torino, Rome, Palermo, Padova, Mexico City, Acapulco, Buenos Aires, Berlinand Chicago. He published stories internationally in publications such Elle, Marie Claire, Merian, Spiegel, Die Zeit, Geo, Jeune Afrique, Rutas del Mundo, Meridiani, “D” di Repubblica, Epoca, Espresso, Panorama, Atlante, Europeo, Focus, Gente Viaggi, In Viaggio, Airone, Panorama Travel, Sette, Traveller, Tuttoturismo.He collaborated also with Mexico City Caritasorganization on a wide-ranging visual communications project.
His photographs are preserved near
British Museumof London and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCRof Geneva.
* Liguria (A. Mondadori, 1984)
* L’anima degli indios (“Indian soul”, EGA, Torino, 1992)
* Gente chiamata Torino (EGA, 1996)
* Messico (Idealibri, Milano, 1996)
* Borgogna di pietra (Idealibri, Milano, 1998)
* Italie (collective book, Vilo, Paris 2003)
* Contributed to many publishing houses and guidebooks.
Exhibitions [ [http://www.enricomartino.com Martino' biography on his website] ]
* "Reporter' 70," Turin 1979
* "I 35 giorni," Turin 1980
* "Turismo e centri d'arte," Milan 1981
* "Chiapas," Palermo, Messina, Catania, Padua 1992
* "Baja California," Mexico City, Queretaro, Acapulco, Buenos Aires, Berlin, Milan, Rome 1994-1995
* "Gente di Torino," Turin 1997
2 Lentes de Plata and 3 Plumas de Plata (the country’s highest award for travel and cultural stories), presented personally by the President of Mexico.
* [http://www.enricomartino.com/ Enrico Martino]
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