Benedetta Donato is a photography critic, editor and curator, she deals with exhibition and publishing projects within visual culture.
She is the Director of the Romano Cagnoni Award – International Photojournalism Award, promoted by the Romano Cagnoni Foundation of which she is a member of the Board of Directors.
In 2010 she has been included in the list of Expert Consultants of the ICCD – Istituto Centrale per il Catalogo e la Documentazione del MiC – Ministero della Cultura (Central Institute for the Catalogue and Documentation of the Italian Ministry of Culture).
Since the same year she is president of pianoBI. Since 2012 she has been a member of Progetto Donne e Futuro (Women and Future Project), for which she represents the Women and Art section.
Among the different organizations and entities with she collaborated: the production company Giart for the Fotografia Italiana documentary film series, distributed by Contrasto; Istituto dell’Enciclopedia Treccani for which she worked on the Contemporary Japanese Photography section, included in the publication Enciclopedia dell’Arte Contemporanea, 2021 (Enciclopedia of Contemporary Art).
Portfolio reviewer, jury member and nominator at national and international events, she was nominator for the Leica Oskar Barnack Award.
She is contributing editor for IL FOTOGRAFO magazine.
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