Cristina Coral – Award-Winning Italian Photographer

Cristina Coral featured image
Gold Medal in the category Portraiture and Press at the Prix de la Photographie Paris (PX3), 2014

Cristina is an award-winning photographer based in Italy, specialising in creative and fine art
photography. Her dreamy and mysterious photographs are like a mirror in which the inner
dialogue resides.


Biography

She has lived her childhood in an artistic environment. She loves to explore the complex
relationship between subject and environment. She has collaborated with a variety of
magazines and brands.


Her works were exhibited at Galleria Carla Sozzani in Milan, at Leica Gallery in Milan, at
Somerset House London , at Base in Milan for the first PhotoVogue Festival 2016, at Santa

Maria della Scala in Siena , Contact Photography Festival in Toronto to name a few.

Her works have been published and featured on several magazines as Metal, Ideat, Ignant,
Vogue Italy, Kinfolk, Marie Claire, Elle, GUP, Wall Street International and many others. One
of her artwork is part of the permanent collection of the MACS Museum of Contemporary Art of
Sicily and some of her artworks are part of the Fototeca Briganti Museo Santa Maria della
Scala di Siena.


Recognition

Amongst her recognitions are: two gold medals, Honorable mentions at Px3 Paris, at IPA
and SIPA and Photography Grant.Winner of The Uncanny Contest by Gregory Crewdson and
Vogue Italia. Shortlisted at Sony World Photography Awards and Alpha Female Award 2020.
Hasselblad Master finalist 2021 in the Art category.

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Sample of Works

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    Knoll – American International Furniture Manufacturer

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  • Vernon Panton (1926 – 1998) Danish Architect & Designer

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  • Peter Murdoch (b.1940) British furniture, industrial designer

    Peter Murdoch (b.1940) British furniture, industrial designer

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  • Edward Lycett (1833 – 1910) British-American Ceramicist

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  • Berthold Lubetkin (1901 – 1990) Russian-British Modernist Designer

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    Berthold Lubetkin (1901 – 1990) was a Russian-British modernist designer. He was a Russian emigre who came to London via the October Revolution of 1917. Read More →

  • Arteluce Italian Lighting Firm (1939)

    Arteluce Italian Lighting Firm (1939)

    Arteluce Italian Lighting Firm it was one of the modest businesses that contributed to Italian design’s international success in the 1950s. READ MORERead More →

  • Francis Jourdain (1876 – 1958) – painter, interior designer, ceramicist

    Francis Jourdain (1876 – 1958) – painter, interior designer, ceramicist

    Francis Jourdain (1876 – 1958), the son of architect Frantz Jourdain, was born on November 2, 1876. His father created the Salon d’Automne collection. He benefited from his parents’ friendships with prominent intellectuals (Émile Zola, Alphonse Daudet) and artists of the time (the circle of Alexandre Charpentier). Read More →

  • AIGA – American Institute of Graphic Arts – What is it?

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    The American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) is a professional design organisation. Members practice all forms of communication design, including graphic design, typography, interaction design, user experience, branding and identity. The objective of the organisation is to be the standard bearer of professional ethics and practice in the design profession. TRead More →

  • Osvaldo Borsani (1911 – 1985) Italian furniture designer and architect

    Osvaldo Borsani (1911 – 1985) Italian furniture designer and architect

    Osvaldo Borsani was born in Varedo Switzerland at the crossroads of craft and modern manufacturing. The son of a cabinetmaker, he trained as an architect in Milan in the 1930s, when the city was a centre of technological advancement and flourishing artistry, with the economic momentum to push both at speed.Read More →

  • Sam Herman (1936 – 2020) American Glass Designer & Teacher

    Sam Herman (1936 – 2020) American Glass Designer & Teacher

    He studied sculpture at the University of Wisconsin at Madison, under Leo Steppern; in 1966, glass making with Harvey Littleton and Dominick Labino; in 1966, Edinburgh College of Art; in 1967, Royal College of Art, London.Read More →

  • Vasilii Dmitrievich Ermilov (1884-1968) Russian architect and book set designer

    Vasilii Dmitrievich Ermilov (1884-1968) Russian architect and book set designer

    Vasyl Dmitrievich Yermylov (Yermilov) (1894–1968) was a Ukrainian and Soviet painter, avant-garde artist and designer. His genres included cubism, constructivism, and neo-primitivism.Read More →

  • “The Structures Tremble” Table 1979 by Ettore Sottsass

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    Studio Alchymia was founded in 1976 in Milan as a think tank for designers who rebelled against modernism’s functionalist approach. Their products were intended as prototypes or unique exhibits. A perfect example of Alchymia’s philosophy is The Structures Tremble designed by Ettore Sottsass. Read More →

  • Kaare Klint (1888 – 1954) Danish furniture designer

    Kaare Klint (1888 – 1954) Danish furniture designer

    Kaare Klint – Danish furniture designer. The Danes were greatly influenced by Germany’s Bauhaus movement in the early part of the twentieth century. Read More →

  • Ernest Race (1913 – 1964) British furniture and industrial designer

    Ernest Race (1913 – 1964) British furniture and industrial designer

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  • Carme Pinós spanish architect and designer

    Carme Pinós spanish architect and designer

    After gaining international acclaim for her work with Enric Miralles, Carme Pinós set up her studio in 1991. She has worked on various projects since then, ranging from urban refurbishments and public works to the design of furniture. Read More →

  • Typography Books from Amazon

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  • Theodor Kittelsen (1857 – 1914) Norwegian Ceramicist and Book Illustrator

    Theodor Kittelsen (1857 – 1914) Norwegian Ceramicist and Book Illustrator

    In the early 1900s, he was a designer for Porsgrunds Porselaensfabrik, Porsgrunn. In 1882 Kittelsen was granted a state scholarship to study in Paris. In 1887 he returned to Norway for good. When back in Norway, he found nature to be a great inspiration. He spent the next two years in Lofoten, where he lived with his sister and brother-in-law at Skomvær Lighthouse. Kittelsen also started to write texts to his drawings there. Read More →

  • Benedikt Bolza – Italian Nobleman, Architect, Interior Designer

    Benedikt Bolza – Italian Nobleman, Architect, Interior Designer

    Trained as an architect in London, he and a team of 120 transform centuries-old stone ruins into exquisite dwellings at Castello di Reschio, a 3,000-acre private community in Umbria, Italy, on land originally purchased by his parents.Read More →

  • Keith Haring (1958 – 1990) American artist and designer – art that danced

    Keith Haring (1958 – 1990) American artist and designer – art that danced

    Keith Haring was best known for his graffiti-like painting, initially on the black paper used to cover discontinued billboard advertisements in the New York subway. After after a feverish 1980’s style career of surging popular success and grudging critical attention, Haring died of AIDS in 1991 at the age of 31.Read More →

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