Lorenzo Dilo Uccellini
Photographer since the early ‘90, in 1997 he met Fran Dituri firstly in Italy during a workshop and later in (NYC) where Dituri at that time was a teacher at C.W.Post University in Long Island. He became his master and mentor. In 1998 he met Dr, Enrico Moretti who’s the director of Moretti&Vitali Editori. When he saw the metaphysical pictures from Lorenzo’s very first work “Inner Kaos”,
Moretti decided to publish the book which has been presented in Milan at the prestigious “SpazioStudio” owned by poetry Pratrizia Gioia, nothing less than one of the most important art critic in the world: Arturo Schwarz. Inner Kaos was exhibited also in a solo show at the Villa Reale di Monza.
Lorenzo’s works have been published and exposed in many Countries and his photos are included in several private and public collection, as The Museo Nazionale della Fotografia a Brescia, Stat Art Museum a Novosibirsk, Spazio Nobili, Pesaro, Darwin Museum, Moscow. Lorenzo Uccellini has been presented by critics, curators, and historians including Arturo Schwarz, Naomi Rosenblum. Joan Powers, Marina Jinkarakyan, Andrey Martynov, Lanfranco Colombo, and Ludovico Prates.
Despite the years passed, Lorenzo always put his energy into art; as an artist (with intimistic works not for the ‘big’ audience and organizing events more and more attractive. In 2018 opened THE BID Art Space, a cultural center dedicated to Photograph.
Since the first show to which took part all his international friends, The BID is still raising in the success of quality, public, and critic.
The Bid has become the new node of an international network lead by Andrey Martynov and Lorenzo (in a minor measure) that already include Japan, Russia, South Korea, Taiwan, Sweden and USA.