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Sharon Ritossa


Sharon Ritossa (Trieste, 1987) is a visual artist (photographer/film maker/art directior) of Istrian origin. Graduated in Letters and Philosophy at Sapienza University of Rome she specialized in Photography at ISIA U in Urbino.
She is artist at Galleria del Cembalo, Palazzo Borghese Roma.
She achievied a scholarship in Fabrica, the communication research centre of Benetton group and achieved a residence at Museo Egizio for a special artistic project.
She worked for 2 years for Oliviero Toscani.


Sharon realized the first artistic project on Foibe topic (a very complicated case of Italian-Slovenian-Croatian History) in 2016 who created new debates in Culture fields in (and out) Italian borders. 
She made a permanent installation at Museo Egizio in Turin who becomes viral on social media cause thousands of visitors turned the work in a huge backdrop for their portraits.
She worked as a photographer for Benetton with Oliviero Toscani and Save The Duck Campaigns (100% animal free brand) with Marco Rubiola. 
She realized some album covers for amazing artists (Shaggy/ Willie Peyote/ DonJoe & Kety Fusco / Sugar Music).
She loves to create new music videos with SANS FILM.

“Ultrasystole” Kety Fusco Nomination for PIVI Prize at MEI (Meeting indipendent labels) 2020
BE PATIENT, shortfilm Avangardening Festival 2020
Foibe solo exhibition Museo A. Salinas, Palermo 2020
Foibe, cover book “La grande foiba” ed. Oscar Mondadori, 2019
Foibe, Artissima 2018 with Galleria del Cembalo 
Happiness² thief. book with Oliviero Toscani, curator Philippe Daverio Mondadori Electa
Happiness² thief. CostaCrociere artwork with Oliviero Toscani, Palazzo Ducale Genova
#EnjoyEternity, Museo Egizio permanent Installation
#EnjoyEternity CAMERA (il centro italiano per la fotografia)
Foibe, Landskrona Fotofestival, Sweden, 2017
Foibe, Fotografia Europea On, 2017
Foibe book, Fruit Exhibition, Bologna 2017
Foibe, Menzione d’onore Graziadei prize, 2016
Foibe, “Galleria del Cembalo” Palazzo Borgehese, Roma 2016
Places, collettiva presso Life Framer: London – Menier Gallery; Paris – Oberkampf Gallery; Rome – Officine Fotografiche
Places book, shortlist PHOTOLUX Festival, Lucca, Italy 2015
Places, FOTOGRAFIA International Festival of Rome at MACRO, Rome, Italy 2015
Places book, World Photobook Day in Manila, Philippine 2015
Places, just another photo festival, Delhi, India 2015
Places, presentato dal Corriere della sera presso Triennale di Milano, Italy 2015
Places book, Volume 2015 another book fair, Artspace of Sydney, Australlia 2015
Places, 11th - 20th september FOTOBIENNAL MALMO, Malmo, Sweden 2015
Brutalisme, “F4 un’idea di fotografia” , villa Brandolini Treviso , Italy 2015
Brutalisme, “Sono stato lì” collettiva presso IUAV Università di Venezia, Italy 2015
Places, FOTOSEMANA MANILA, Philippines 2015
Places, finalista presso ATHENS PHOTO FESTIVAL, Atene, Grecia 2015
Where we come from, Fotografia Europea off, Reggio Emilia, Italy 2015
Places, Terzo premio Life Framer, 2015
JEANS, Galerja Makina, Pula, Croatia, 2014
Pedocin, SI FEST 2014 finalista Premio Marco Pesaresi, Italy, 2014
Pedocin, Salotto Vienna Festival, Salone degli Incanti, Trieste, Italy, 2014
EASTALY & JEANS, SI FEST 2013/2014, Savignano sul Rubicone Italy