Once again, the movements of #WhileBlack and Black Lives Matter have been invoked by the swift succession of recent incidents reminding us that the pandemic is not solely from without.
Ludovica Anzaldi is an Italian photographer currently based in Paris. She grew up in Italy, between Rome and Sicily where she comes from. After attending an artistic high school in Rome, she moved to Paris. In 2012 she attended the Parisian School of Photography Speos, and took on an internship as archivist at the Magnum Photos Paris. In 2014, she attended the ESAG Penninghen.
In her images, Ludovica Anzaldi tries to represent human beings in all their complexity, their darkness, their poetry, their sensuality. She choses to shoot female bodies to illustrate her purpose because it is through their lines and curves that Life can be found. In each image, her models share a piece of their existence, in which the viewers can easily find themselves, by travelling inside their intimacy and getting at the source of our own genesis. Through this questioning she proposes many different views of life.