Alessandro Penso was born in a small town near Rome thirty years ago.
During the university years he began to study as a photographer in one of the most presigious schools of phography in Rome,
“Scuola Romana di Fotografia” where thanks to the award “San Lorenzo fotofestival” he obtains his first prize and win a scholarship.
He travels and works in Tibet to the work “New Tibet”.After his travel in Ethiopia he publishes “ethiopian tribal enviroments” on pdn magazine winning the first prize in â€œPdn Photo Studentâ€.
In 2008 he attends a workshop with Francesco Zizola and Tiziana Faraoni.
He obtains too a mantion honour by i.p.a.
In the same year he is marked by tau â€œassociazione nazionale fotografi italianiâ€
and win a medal of bronz a â€œfotoleggendo 2008â€
Ever in 2008 the work About Drag Kings was project in the Lucca digital photo in the gala night
For Alex Web
win 2 prixe reportage,the other Prix3 and mention of honor.
In the 2009 He partecipate at duscubrimientos of photoespna.
Now he is working to differents projects about the gender identity and the rule of the body in differents forme d’arte.