Bianca Salvo (*1986) is an Italian visual artist living and working between Milan and Bogotá. She received her MA in Photography in 2012 from the London College of Communication in London and previous to that she graduated in 2010 from a BA in Photography and Visual Arts at the Istituto Europeo di Design in Milan. From 2013 to 2017 she was lecturer in Creative Research in Photography at the Istituto Europeo di Design in Milan.


2018-20 MA Plastic Arts, Univesity of Los Andes , Bogotá, CO

2012 MA PhotographyLondon College of Communication, London, UK

2008/10 BA Photography and Visual ArtsIed Milan, IT

2006/08 BA PsychologyUniversity of Florence, Florence, IT



2019  The Universe Makers, Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, Toronto, CA

2018  The Universe Makers, Atelier Noua, Bodo, NO

2018  The Universe Makers, Fonderia 20.9, Verona, IT



2020 Space Works: Our Perception of the Space, Tempere Art Museum, Tempere, FI 

2019  MOONSTRUCK Photographic Explorations, Fotostiftung Schweiz, Wintertour, CH

2019  Gibellina Photo Road, Fictions, Gibellina, IT 

2019 La Soledad del Proyecto, El Faro, Bogotá, CO

2018 Mapet Estudio Abierto, University of Los Andes, Bogotá, CO

2018  Mopla Group Show, Los Angeles, USA

2016 From North to South:The Archive as a Connective Map, SiFestOff, Savignano, IT

2016 Shifting Focus, Kunstquarter Bethanien, Berlin, DE

2015 Il ritratto, Galleria San Fedele, Milan, IT

2014  14 || 14  Modernity’s First Century, Plasma, Milan, IT

2013  97esima Collettiva Giovani Artisti , Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, IT

2013 Premio Francesco Fabbri per le Arti Contemporanee, Villa Brandolini,  Treviso, IT

2012 The End, Art Basel Miami, Miami-Beach Regional Library, Miami, USA

2012 A Forming State, London College of Communication, London, UK

2011 Premio celeste, Museo Archeologico, Bologna, IT



2019 The Tokyo Art Book Fair, Tokyo, J

2018 Organ Vida ñ International Photography Festival, Zagreb, HR

2018 Hamburg, Triennial of Photography Hamburg,  Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, DE

2018 IED Istituto Europeo di Design, Madrid, ES

2018 FotoLeggendo, Officine Fotografiche, Rome, IT

2018 Internationale Photoszene, Cologne, FR

2018 Photobook Week, Aarhus, DK

2018 Photography Seminar Litauen, Nida, LT

2018 Zentralbibliothek im Kulturpalast, Dresden, CZ

2018 Kassel, Fotobookfestival, documenta-Halle, DE

2018 Dublin, PhotoIreland Festival, The Library Project, IRL

2018 Photobookfest, Unseen Dummy Award 2018 Shortlist, Moscow, RU

2017 Unseen Book Market, Unseen Festival, Amsterdam, NE



2019  On longevity, Toronto Photobook Library, Toronto, CA

2016 Modus Operandi, Arte e Incertidumbre, Uncertain States: The Future of Photography, Universidad de Los Andes, Universidad del Bosque, Bogotá



2018  Recipient, Gibellina Photo Road Open Call, Gibellina 

2018  Shortlisted Kassel Dummy Award

2018 Recipient Chromaluxe Lucie Foundation Scholarship, Los Angeles

2017 Nominee Award, Conceptual Category, PhotogrVphy Grant 2nd Edition, The World Seen Through Images PhotogrVphy MagVzine, London

2017  Shortlisted The Unseen Dummy Award, Amsterdam

2017 Shortlisted Lucie Foundation Scholarship Grant, Emerging Artist, Los Angeles

2016 Shortlisted Latent Open Call, Rome

2015 Shortlisted Athens Photofestival APhf:15, Athens

2014 Shortlisted Exposure Format Festival

2014 Shortlisted Premio Arti Visive, Galleria S.Fedele, Milan

2013 Shortlisted 97 Collettiva Giovani Artisti, Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa, Venice

2013 Shortlisted Premio Francesco Fabbri per le Arti Contemporanee 2013

2013 Longlisted New Sensation UK 2013 Saatchi Gallery

2013 Shortlisted Open Submission, Belfast Photo Festival 2013,  Belfast

2012 Shortisted Sproxton Photography Award 2012, London

2011 First prize Photography and Digital Graphic Category, Premio Celeste



Fisheye Photo Review 2020.21, July 2020 ( printed)

Yogurt Magazine, January 2020

Phases Magazine, December 2019

PHmuseum Story of The Week, December 2018

LensCulture, August 2018

Paper Journal, July 2018

GUP Magazine, January 2018

YET Magazine, December 2017

Planet Journal, July 2017

Archive Collective Magazine, May 2017

Archivo Photo, September 2016

IGNANT Magazine, September 2016

Formagramma, Design and Visual Art Webzine, July 2015

Source Photographic Review, September 2013

Gold Circle UK Curatorial Platform for Contemporary Photography, May 2013

Featureshoot, ‘A Record of Humanity Presented in a Specimen-Like Style’, February 2013

Gola Born in Britain, Artist of the Week, November 2012