The Platform

Federica Chiocchetti


Writer, curator, editor and lecturer specialising in photography and literature. Through her platform Photocaptionist she collaborates with institutions such as the MEP and Foam. A PhD candidate in photo-textualities at the University of Westminster, she is a consultant for the photo-poetry books collection of David Solo. Recently she guest edited Aperture’s PhotoBook Review(2019) and curated the exhibition ‘Lorenzo Tricoli: The Archive You Deserve’(Fotografia Europea 2018). In 2015 as Art Fund Curatorial Fellow of Photographs at the V&A she curated a show and symposium on Peter Henry Emerson. Her book Amore e Piombo(Archive of Modern Conflict) won the 2015 Kraszna-Krausz Best Photography Book Award.