About

Elena Perlino  © Michel Huneault

 

 Photograph by Michel Huneault, 2015

Photograph by Michel Huneault, 2015

Elena Perlino is an Italian photographer based in Paris. Her work focuses on migrations, human trafficking and gender issues. 

Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund, the Open Society Foundations, Centre National des Arts Plastiques, lettera27, Le Septembre de la Photographie, Photo Gaspésie and the Institute of Italian Culture of Montréal. 

She produced the photo books Pipeline (Schilt Publishing, 2014) and Maktoub (Cibele Edizioni, 2017).

She is currently artist in residence in Quebec, working on the idea of identity and territory in the Innu community of Schefferville. 

Her images have been included in various exhibitions: Visa pour l’image, Perpignan; l'Institut des Cultures d'Islam, Paris; Maison de la culture Frontenac, Montréal, Canada; the Lawndale Art Center, Texas and the Centre for photography Objectifs, Singapore.

For all inquiries: elena.perlino@gmail.com

© Elena Perlino 2018