About Alfonso


A long time cybersecurity technologist by background, Alfonso de Gregorio is an Italian artist whose work spans image-making, informatics, lecture, and engineering. His chief artistic concerns are to raise questions about the world and time we live in, and make politics sensible. In his practice, Alfonso examines the aesthetics and politics of surveillance, traumatic memory, and sustainability. His works have been exhibited, among other venues, at Voies Off (2019), Encontros da Imagem (2019), PHOTO IS:RAEL (2019), Riga Photomonth (2019), Photoville NYC (2018), and Batumi Photo Days (2018). Alfonso is a two-times winner of the Allard Prize Photography Competition, and FRESH EYES 2019 talent by GUP Magazine. He has lived in Dubai, Moscow, Milano, Brussels, and Rome – And at times he is reported to be enjoying writing about himself in the third person.

Age 42
Nationality Italian

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  • FRESH EYES talent, GUP Magazine
  • Selected, Nera Prize Verzasca Foto Festival Awards
  • Shortlisted, IMA Next, Juried by Yoshitomo Nara


  • Nominee, Fine Art Photography Awards
  • Nominee, Fine Art Photography Awards
  • Finalist, HIPA
  • Honourable Mention, International Photography Awards (IPA)
  • Nominee, International Photography Grant
  • Honourable Mention, MonoVisions Photography Awards
  • Finalist, Premio Voglino


  • Winner, Allard Prize Photography Competition - May Edition
  • Winner, Allard Prize Photography Competition - November Edition