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Valery Rizzo
Photographer

Brooklyn, New York
917-531-0131
vrizzo@valeryrizzo.com
www.valeryrizzo.com



Education
B.F.A Pratt Institute, Communication Design, Illustration
Pratt Manhattan, Photography, Web Design and Computer Graphics
School of Visual arts, Photography Courses
International Center of Photography, Photography courses and Workshops



Residencies
Bldg 92, Visiting Artist, The Brooklyn Navy Yard



Exhibitions
2016 WeAmericans, Station Independent Projects, New York, NY
2016 New York Harbor Foundation Education Center, Billion Oyster Project, Governors Island, NYC
2016 9th Annual International Juried Plastic Camera Show, Rayko Photo Center, SF, CA
2015 EVERY NOW + THEN, Steuben Galleries, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn Campus, NY
2014 What is a Portrait, Ripe Gallery, Huntington, New York
2014 Brooklyn Synergies, United Photo Industries, Lodz Fotofestiwal, Poland and Photoville, Brooklyn, NY
2014 Somerville Toy Camera Festival, Washington Street Art, Somerville MA
2013 Mobile Magic, Lightbox Photographic Gallery, Oregon
2013 Exploring Brooklyn, United Photo Industries, Dumbo, Brooklyn, NY
2012 [Dot] Com Exhibit, Looking at Ourselves: Portraits Featured on Lenscratch, Guate Photo Festival, Guatemala
2012 International Awards Competition Exhibit, FotoWeek Central, FotoWeekDC, Washington DC
2012 Arts for Transit, Atlantic Terminal Lightboxes, Grown in Brooklyn, work focused on Brooklyn’s Urban Agriculture
2012 Small Works Competition, Soho Photo, Juror Karen Marks, Director Howard Greenberg Gallery
2011 Autumn Exhibition, Finch & Ada, New York
2011 13th International Krappy Kamera Exhibition, Soho Photo, New York
2010 Capture Brooklyn Exhibition, powerHouse Arena, Dumbo Arts Festival, Brooklyn
2005 ASMP Fine Art Group Exhibition, Thomas Werner Gallery, New York
2005 Peeled Eye Exhibition, AOP Gallery, London



Awards
2015 Eddy Award Nominee/Finalist, Best Cover, Edible Monterey Bay
2013 Honorable Mention, Mi Brooklyn Postcard Competition, United Photo Industries
2012 Visiting Artist Residency, Bldg 92 Visiting Artist Program
2012 Honorable Mention, International Awards Competition, FotoWeekDC
2011 People’s Choice Award, 13th International Krappy Kamera Exhibition
2011 Best Food Blog Award Finalist – Eating Brooklyn, Saveur Magazine
2010 Winner, PDN’s PHOTOBOOK NYC
2010 First Place Winner , “Creatures” category, Holgapalooza competition, Light Leaks Magazine



Publications
D La Repubblica
Der Spiegel
Chicago Tribune Magazine
Interior Design Magazine
American PHOTO Magazine
Télérama Magazine
Food & Wine (cookbook)
Bon Appétit
Modern Farmer
What Katie Ate at The Weekend (cookbook)
Gestalten (book - Craft Spirits and Liqueurs)
Discovery Channel/Planet Green
The New York Times Lens Blog
Ogilvy & Mather (Germany)
Hearst Communications
Agence France-Presse (AFP)
Euro RSCGC&O
Tapas Magazine
Marie Claire Magazine
bthere Magazine / Brussels Airlines inflight magazine
Edible Brooklyn
Edible Monterey Bay
Nona Brooklyn
Kinfolk Magazine
The Coastal table
Sweet Paul Magazine
Chickpea Vegan Quarterly
Life & Thyme
The Weekender Magazine (Germany)
More Magazine
NPR
Time Inc.
PDN’s PHOTOBOOK NYC (book)
Toycam / Lo-fi Photography (book)
Play/A collection of toy camera photographs by 63 photographers (book)
F-Stop Magazine-The Portrait Issue
Square Magazine
Canadian Living
Parenting Magazine
Organic Gardening Magazine
Bauer Media
NBC Universal Digital–Bravo
The Washington Post
The Chicago Tribune
The Irish Times
NHK Japan
Mandag Morgen / World Climate Solutions
MSN/Fox Sports
Vogue
Glamour
The Daily News
ABC News
WebMD
iCi Restaurant
La Balena
American Greetings
Light Leaks Magazine
Burn Magazine
Lomography Magazine
Compass Productions
D Magazine
Compass Productions
G y J Publicaciones Espana
Everywhere Magazine
Mood Entertainment
Catapult Thinking
Moje Psychologie
Grist
Lohas Magazine
Photographer's Quarterly
Whiskey Advocate
Elliman Magazine
Industry Mag



Press
April 2016, PDN Photo of The Day, Featured Photographer, Looking for the Soul of Brooklyn Through a Plastic Lens
April 2015, Photographer's Quarterly, Featured Photographer
July 2013, Street Photographer Magazine, Featured Photographer
August 2013 FRONT & MAIN, West Elm Blog / Featured Photographer
August 2011 Great Food Photos, Interview/Featured Photographer
June 2011 ToyCamera.com, Interview/Featured Photographer
July 2010 Lomography Magazine, Top 10 interview with the photographer series
June 2010  In Orbit New New York, Interview/Featured Photographer
March/April 2010 American PHOTO Magazine, Flickr Showcase
January 2009 Lenscratch, Interview/Featured Photographer



Contributor
The Brooklyn Navy Yard Archives
James Beard Nominated Nona Brooklyn
Offset / Shutterstock
Getty Images
Corbis
Alamy