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Current Online Exhibition :: Walt Disney Concert Hall

Federico Zignani, born in Bologna, Italy in 1968, started his photography career in 1987 as first assistant and b/w printer at Casadei Studios, while collaborating with several Italian magazines and covering local Art exhibits, ceremonies (the 900th Anniversary of the University of Bologna) and Expos (Bologna Arte Fiera). In 1992 he moved to the United States and attended Brooks Institute of Photography.

He has published several books of Architectural Photography :

- "THE OTHER SHORE OF BYZANTIUM, OR THE IMAGINATION OF AMERICA",
Written by Giovanna Franci, Ester Zago and Rosella Mangaroni, published by Longo Editore, Ravenna, Italy, 1992.

- "A JOURNEY THROUGH AMERICAN ART DECO"
Written by Giovanna Franci, Ester Zago, Rosella Mangaroni, published in Italy by Alinea Editore, Firenze, 1997 ; published in the USA by the University of Washington Press, Seattle, WA, 1997.

- "LAS VEGAS AND THE VIRTUAL GRAND TOUR: THE NEW AMERICAN DREAM"
Written by Giovanna Franci; Published by BUP in Italy and by University of Nevada Press, 2005.

- "OP/2 OPERA PROGETTO : Frank Gehry's Walt Disney Concert Hall"
Published by Compositori, Italy, 2005

In 1999 he was commissioned by the Getty Research Institute to document the construction of the Walt Disney Concert Hall by Frank Gehry, on behalf of the
Los Angeles Philharmonic, through the Grand-opening in the Fall of 2003. A photoshoot for La Perla Fashion integrated the curves and forms of the Walt Disney Concert Hall as a dramatic backdrop.

His photographs have been published in books, magazines and newspapers throughout the world, and exhibited in several gallery shows, museums and even a theatrical production.

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