Arianna Rinaldo talk about her professional experience: from the archive to festival organization.
Arianna Rinaldo is a freelance professional working with photography at a wide range. She is the director of OjodePez magazine, the documentary photography quarterly published by LaFabrica, Madrid.
Arianna’s relationship with photography started in 1998 in New York, as Archive Director at Magnum Photos. Back in Italy in 2001, as picture editor for Colors magazine she commissioned international photographers to produce documentary and research projects around the world.
Based in Milan from 2004 to 2011, Arianna has been a freelance curator for exhibits and book projects, and photo consultant for D, the weekend supplement of one of Italy’s main daily, La Repubblica. She collaborates with major publishing houses for special projects, and has been on several portfolio review panels worldwide. She was part of the World Press Photo jury in 2009, and Fotopres in 2012.
Based in Barcelona since 2012, Arianna continues to develop photography projects at an international level, as well as teach photo editing. She is also the artistic director of Cortona On The Move, an international photo festival in Tuscany, Italy, with a special focus on photography and the Journey. This year she was appointed guest artistic director for DOCfield, a new documentary photography festival in Barcelona.