Auckland Festival of Photography & Leica present Enrico Stefanelli (Italy).
Enrico Stefanelli is a photographer and journalist and teaches photography in workshops.
He is the founder and artistic director of Photolux Festival, the biennial of photography in Lucca, Italy. He has curated several exhibitions at the Lucca Photo Fest such as Tim Hetherington, Jan Saudek, Horst P. Horst, VII Agency, Nobuyoshy Araki, Boris Mikhailov and David Douglas Duncan.
Since 2010, Enrico is the Italian curator of EPEA, the European Photo Exhibition Award. He has written articles and contributions on photography for several catalogs, books and magazines. He has been appointed as an expert for portfolio reviews at Les Rencontres d'Arles, Center, Santa Fe - Colorado, and Kaunas Festival in Lithuania.
He has also served as a member of the international jury for Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film, as well as a mentor on Joop Swart Masterclass in World Press Photo Foundation.