Simone Bergantini was born in 1977 in Velletri, in the province
He lives and works between Turin and Milan, where he teaches
Photography at the Accademia di Brera since 2013.
After a degree in History of Art at the Sapienza University of
Rome, in 2004 he moved to Milan where he began his artistic
path. He worked for many years as an assistant in the field of
Fashion and Advertisment Photography, where he learnt the
instruments of that language which remains his primary means
of expression today and his favourite field of investigation.
Besides having his work exhibited both in Italian and foreign
galleries, in the last years Simone Bergantini won some of the
most prestigious national and international photography awards
such as the FOAM Talent Call and the Terna prize 02. His work
has been published on the foremost international photography
magazines such as Der Greif, Blow, Vice, Foam, and also
displayed at public and private institutions in Europe, United
States and Asia.