Marco P. Valli (1989) is an Italian photographer based in Milan. After graduating in 2009 from the Art Institute of Monza, where he began to approach photography, in 2010 he attended the Art Academy of Brera before specializing in 2011 at CFP Bauer, a photography school in Milan. In March of the same year he began an internship at CESURA, an independent group of photographers founded in 2008 that produces photographic projects ranging from reportage to documentary photography and research, mainly following the work of the artistic director of the group, Alex Majoli (Magnum Photos). After this period he became part of the group as photographer and internal contributor. Marco has been part of CESURA until January 2016, producing personal and collective projects. In November 2017, after a few years of research into the subject of sexuality, he made his first book along with Anna Adamo and published by Cesura Publish: Bakeca, a photographic research on exhibitionism as a form of sexual expression. In 2018, together with Luca Santese, he developed the project Realpolitik, a satirical analysis of the Italian political situation after the elections of March 4, 2018, which is published periodically through a series of volumes. Marco’s works have been published by national and international magazines such as Time, Vogue, Libèration, L’Espresso, Vanity Fair, Internazionale, Vice, Il corriere della sera and Il Sole 24h. Currently he’s still producing individual projects, focusing his work mainly on documentary photography and research in artistic sector.
Marco P. Valli