Fabiana Sala

Fabiana Sala was born in Varese, Italy in 1988. She moved to Lugano to attend The Swiss University of Art and Design (SUPSI). After graduation with a BA in Visual Communication, she collaborated with Theredbox Communication Design in Lugano (CH) where she assisted the Art director Alberto Bianda working on: the catalogue of Carrà's Landscapes 1921-1964 (the first retrospective put on by a Swiss museum) and Visti&Scritti, by the Magnum photographer Ferdinando Scianna. 

In collaboration with The World press photographer Alessio Romenzi, she did the graphic of the event “Syria, a forgotten war”, a Lecture by Alessio Romenzi. 
In 2013 she moved to Boston where she studied photography with Rania Matar at Massart (Massachusetts College of Art and Design).  

Fabiana’s work has been featured in Vogue.it, Featureshoot.com, BuzzFeed and in several group shows including Rita K. Hillman Education Gallery, International Center of Photography
(New York), Lorimoto Gallery (New York), A.I.R. Gallery (New York), Photoville (New York), China International Photography Festival, Pingyao (China), Kimmel Galleries, New York University (New York) and Triennale di Milano (Italy)

Fabiana Sala is graduated from the Photojournalism and Documentary program at the International Centre of Photography and she is currently based in Berlin and New York, where she’s working at EyeEm and at The International Centre of Photography.


Publications 2019

Published in Feroce Magazine, Berlin

Group Exhibitions 2019


Group Exhibitions 2018

 – May/June.  MAGA, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gallarate, Italy

Publications 2017

Published in Chanced Arm Magazine, London

Published on i-D Vice, Italy

Published on BuzzFeed, New York

Published on Kalblut Magazine, Berlin

Published on The Post Internazionale, Italy

Published on Float MagazineNew York


Group Exhibitions 2017

 – October/November.  Galleria Ghiggini, Varese, Italy

– September/October.  La Triennale di Milano, Milano, Italy

– June. Unnatural Election, Green Bee Studios and Gallery, Anchorage, Alaska
curated by Andrea Arroyo

– June, Space Exhibition, Littlefield, Brooklyn New York
Curated by Dana Stirling

– May. Iso&Rainbow. Online exhibition featured by Ours Magazine, New York.

– February. Space. Online exhibition featured by Float Magazine, New York.
Curated by Dana Stirling

– January/May. Unnatural Election, Kimmel Galleries, New York University, New York.
curated by Andrea Arroyo



Selected for Picture Berlin 2017, Artist Residency, Berlin, Germany

Shortlisted Athens Photo Festival 2017, Athens, Greece

Jury Prize Riccardo Prina 2017, Italy

Finalist Premio Riccardo Prina 2016, Italy

Field projects Gallery on line Venue, 2016, New York

Breaking Boundaries VI, 2015, China

Finalist Lugano PhotoDays, 2015, Switzerland 

Finalist Siena International photofestival, 2015, Italy

Paraty em Foco-International Photography Competition, 2015, Brazil


Publications 2016

Published on F stop Magazine, 2016

Published on Vogue.it, 2016

Published on Vogue.it, 2015

Published on featureshoot.com, 2015

New York Edited book, New York/Berlin, 2016

Shift Book Vol. 10, International Center of Photography, 2015

Let's Funk, Carish, 2015

Artichoke 09, SUPSI, 2012


Group Exhibitions 2016

– December. International Centre of Photography Museum , New York. Temporary exhibition part of Public, Private, Secret. Curated by Charlotte Cotton

– October. Indian Photography Festival, Hyderabad

– October. Ghiggini Gallery, Varese, Italy

– September. Photoville 2016, New York

– September. International Centre of Photography Museum , New York

– September/October. La Triennale di Milano, Milano, Italy

– September/November. The Future Perfect. Rita K. Hillman Education Gallery, International Center of Photography, New York

— April. Greenpoint  Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

— March. Future Projections, the Auckland Photo Fest, New Zealand

— January/February. A.I.R. GALLERY, Brooklyn, New York


Group Exhibitions 2015

— November/December. Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

— November/December. Lorimoto Gallery, Ridgewood, New York

– September. China International Photography Festival, Pingyao

– September. Photoville 2015, New York

– June/August. Rita K. Hillman Education Gallery, International Center of Photography, New York