Chiara Fossati

Chiara Fossati (Legnano, 1984) trained as a photographer at Studio Fondazione Marangoni in Florence and at Goldsmith College in London, where she gained her Master in Photography and Urban Culture. She then joined Cesura, where she worked as an assistant to photographer Alex Majoli, who at the time was president of Magnum Photos. In summer 2014, she took part in “The Danube Revisited: The Inge Morath Truck Project”, where she worked both as a photographer and a truck driver. Since 2016, she has worked as studio manager of photographer Davide Monteleone and VII Agency photographer Chi Yin Sim; she is currently studio manager of artist Paolo Ventura. Since 2017, she has been teaching History of Contemporary Photography at IED in Milan. In 2018, Chiara won the Marco Pesaresi Prize for Contemporary Photography. She became an official member of Cesura in 2020.