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-Ongoing 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


2018  The Universe Makers, Atelier Noua, Bodo, NO
2018  The Universe Makers, Fonderia 20.9, Verona, IT


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 sul Rubicone, 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 Nec me mea fallit imago, Studio ArteCrescita, Milan, 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 ñ Istituto Europeo di Design, Madrid, ES
2018 FotoLeggendo, Officine Fotografiche, Rome, IT
2018 Internationale Photoszene Kˆln, 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
2017Unseen Book Market, Unseen Festival, Amsterdam, NE


2016 Modus Operandi, Arte e Incertidumbre, Uncertain States: The Future of Photography, Universidad de Los Andes, Universidad del Bosque, Bogotá
2013-17 Reference Research in Photography , Istituto Europeo di Design, Milan
2013-17 Creative Research in Photography, Istituto Europeo di Design, Milan


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


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