Matteo Capone was born in Rome in 1997. In 2017 he began his degree in Photography at the Istituto Europeo di Design (IED) in Rome, where he graduated with honors in September 2020.
At the beginning of 2021 he attended the online course Photo Toolbox organized by Spazio Labo' and in June he was selected for one year of Fellowship by the ParalleloZero agency.
He is a contemporary photographer interested in the research and visual narration of current issues such as environmental protection and pollution. Matteo uses landscape, documentary and abstract photography as his personal artistic expression and visual language.
A selection of his main recognition includes: three online exhibitions respectively curated by Art Doc Magazine, Open Eye Magazine and In Conversation With; finalist of the BUP Book Award; special mention of the Urbanautica Institute Award; portfolio's publication on Perimetro, Mediterraneo Fotografia, Phroom Magazine, Landscape Stories Magazine, Still Young and others.
His first exhibition was inaugurated on May 2021 at the Forum Austriaco di Cultura in Rome thanks to the victory of an international competition on climate change.
2021: SIN, Environmental Alterations - curated by Loosen Art in MillePiani, Rome (coming soon).
2021: SIN, On Climate Change - curated by Forum Austriaco di Cultura, Rome (until 30/07/2021).
2021: SIN, Four Degrees: Eco-Anxiety and Climate Change - curated by Strange Fire Collective & Humble Arts Foundation.
2021: Stand-by Night, Empty Streets - curated by Art Doc Magazine.
2020: Self-Portraits, Confinement, dans l'attente de la renaissance - curated by Open Eye Magazine.
2020: SIN, Hidden Histories - curated by In Conversation With.
2021: SIN, Finalist, BUP Book Award.
2021: SIN, Special Mention in Nature, Environment and Perspectives, Urbanautica Institute Awards 2020.
Magazines / Platforms
2021: SIN, Portfolio Publication, Witness Journal.
2021: SIN, Portfolio Publication, Mediterraneo Mag.
2021: SIN, Portfolio Publication, Perimetro.
2021: SIN, Call Winner, The Best Selected Book.
2021: SIN, Publication, In Fìeri.
2021: SIN, Publication, Still Young.
2021: SIN, Publication, Origine Magazine.
2021: SIN, Publication, Artwort.
2021: SIN, Publication, Ombra Magazine.
2021: SIN, Issue 01, Black River.
2020: SIN, Honorable Mention in Annus Horribilis - curated by Float Photo Magazine.
2020: SIN, Publication, The Pupil Sphere.
2020: SIN, Publication, Conceptual Projects.
2020: SIN, Publication, Panorama.
2020: SIN, Publication, Landscape Stories Magazine.
2020: SIN, Publication, Korper Magazine.
2020: SIN, Publication, Art Doc Magazine.
2020: SIN, Publication, Phroom Magazine.