Luigi Cazzaniga, born in Milan works extensively as a photographer in Italy and the United States. Since 1985 he has lived and worked in New York City.

He is a correspondent for Italian “Marie Claire.”

Michael Moore's documentary “Fahrenheit 9/11”, the HBO documentary “9/11” and Italy's RAI documentary “That Day in Manhattan” featured Cazzaniga's World Trade Center footage. Recent projects include his book “Mondo Inter” documenting a year with Inter, a Milanese soccer team, and the book “Group Portraits” for Isab Energy.

Luigi Cazzaniga has also being directing a series of short video documentaries on American lifestyles for a prime time Italian television show, “Invasioni Barbariche.”

More recent are his wall projections of moving images over buildings and other large surfaces in Italy , Ireland and New York.

 

Shows

VII BIENNALE DI SONCINO Italy Sept. 2013

ARTISTI ITALIANI E NON 2 Soncino Italy September 2013

The BRONX MUSEUM OF THE ARTS, New York USA Oct 12 12

SHANKILL CASTLE Ireland Aug2012

QRZY3, Orzinuovi- Brescia  December 2011 Italy

ARTISTI ITALIANI E NON  New York, October 2011

THE KEELY GALLERY New York August 2011

ARTISTI AMERICANI E NON, Soncino Italy, April 2011

SONCINO VI BIENNALE, April 2011

SONCINO V BIENNALE, Soncino Italy 2009

GALLERY 532 Ripped and Thorn, New York 2008

JANOS GAT GALLERY New York 2007-8

CASTELLO SFORZESCO, Soncino Italy 2007

NOHO ART FESTIVAL, New York 2006 - 2011

MICHAEL CONNORS GALLERY New York  2007

TOMPKINS SQUARE LIBRARY New York  2006

CONNORS ROSATO GALLERY New York  2005

UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, Colorado Springs

UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, Durham New Hampshire

FNAC Genova, Italy 2002

WEBSTER HALL  New York City 1996                       

THE LOBBY GALLERY New York City 1995                                      

JANOS GAT GALLERY New-York 1993-1994                       

HAMILTON GALLERY London-England 1993                       

WEBSTER HALL  New York City 1993                                   

GALLERIA DEI SERPENTI, Rome-Italy 1992

KNITTING FACTORY New York 1991                       

CARAVAN OF DREAMS Fort Worth, Texas 1987                                  

RIZZOLI BOOKSTORE New York 1981           

SICOF INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW Milan-Italy 1977

SALVADOR DALI MUSEUM Figueroa-Spain 1975

 

Awards

NOHO New York AWARD FOR ECXCELLENCE IN ART, First Prize 2006

 

FILM & VIDEO

2011 BELLA SONCINO 22 min.

2010 CELESTIAL 55 min.

2009 NYC Reportage , 36 min.

2009 STRAMBESTORIEINTER feature movie 1 our and 20 min.

2008-Porcellino Pane e vino: food-video 36 min.

2005-2007: Shorts for the TV series INVASIONI BARBARICHE for La7 TV Italy:

DR SPOT, DOLLS?, WOOF WOOF BAU BAU, WE DRINK RITALIN, GAY PRIEST, OF (ORIANA FALLACI a Non Interview), GAY FAMILIES, EXTREME CHRISTIANS NYC, EXALTATION, IF IT RAINS COCK YOUR GUN, TANTRIK, SMOKE, THE SOCK OF PADRE PIO

2004 &MMA e IVAN, 40 min. Inter  movie

2003 COINCIDENZA, 40 minutes INTER Channel Milan

2001, 9/11 WORLD TRADE CENTER, TWIN TOWERS Video Footage (CNN, HBO, RAI, FOX, MICHAEL MORE)

 

Books

MONDO INTER 2003 Silvana Editoriale

ISAB ENERGY, RITRATTI DI GRUPPO 2000

 

Pubblications

ABITARE,  AMICA,  ARCHITECTURAL INTERIEUR , CIACK, COSMOPOLITAN, COVER,   DNR, DAG ALLEMAAL, DAZED & CONFUSED, DONNA, DOWNTOWN, ELLE, ELLE DÉCOR, ESQUIRE, EUROPEO, EXPRESSEN, GIOIA, GENTE, GULLIVER, HOT WIRED,   INTERIOR DESIGN, IO DONNA, JAPAN KINEMA, LIFESTYLE , KING, MARIE CLAIRE,   MAX, NEW YORK TIMES, OF X, PEOPLE ,PHOTOGRAPHY ITALIANA, PANORAMA,   POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY, PARENTING , SASSY , SETTE, SEVENTEEN, SOAP OPERA WEEKLY, STAR, SISTER IN STYLE , TELERAMA, TOKYO NEWS, TUTTOTURISMO, UK VAN PARYS, VOGUE, W, WOMENS WEAR DAILY