Massimo Vitali, ‘Mondello Paddle Boats’, 2007, IFAC Arts
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Massimo Vitali

Mondello Paddle Boats, 2007

Chromogenic print
35 × 46 1/2 in
88.9 × 118.1 cm
Edition of 35
This is part of a limited edition set.
$14,500
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New York City, Athens, London
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Massimo Vitali was born in Como, Italy, in 1944. He moved to London after high school, where he …

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Massimo Vitali
Italian, b. 1944
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Best known for his large-format color photographs of beach scenes, Massimo Vitali has worked as a photojournalist, cinematographer, and fine arts photographer. Early in his career, Vitali developed mistrust in the capacity of documentary photography to reproduce the complexities of reality, which drew him away from photojournalism and instead towards a more conceptual practice. In his “Beach Series” (1995-), he photographed people on Italian beaches—shooting from podiums as high as five meters—as a commentary on the sinister elements, like “cosmetic fakery […] commodified leisure […] and rigid conformism,” behind scenes of supposed normality.

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Massimo Vitali was born in Como, Italy, in 1944. He moved to London after high school, where he studied Photography at the London College of Printing. In the early Sixties he started working as a photojournalist, collaborating with many magazines and agencies in Italy and in Europe. It was during this time that he met …

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Massimo Vitali
Italian, b. 1944
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Best known for his large-format color photographs of beach scenes, Massimo Vitali has worked as a photojournalist, cinematographer, and fine arts photographer. Early in his career, Vitali developed mistrust in the capacity of documentary photography to reproduce the complexities of reality, which drew him away from photojournalism and instead towards a more conceptual practice. In his “Beach Series” (1995-), he photographed people on Italian beaches—shooting from podiums as high as five meters—as a commentary on the sinister elements, like “cosmetic fakery […] commodified leisure […] and rigid conformism,” behind scenes of supposed normality.

Massimo Vitali

Mondello Paddle Boats, 2007

Chromogenic print
35 × 46 1/2 in
88.9 × 118.1 cm
Edition of 35
This is part of a limited edition set.
$14,500
Ships from New York City, NY, US
Shipping: $1,000 domestic, $1,000 rest of world
Location
New York City, Athens, London
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
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