Mauro Bedoni

Padova

Mauro Bedoni was born in Italy in 1979 and graduated from the University of Padua with a degree thesis on Photojournalism.
After working as a freelance photographer for some Italian news photo agencies he also shot for, and edited, a series of monographic photo guides to the Veneto region of Italy.

In 2007 he started working as the photo editor of COLORS, the internationally distributed bilingual magazine published by Fabrica, the Benetton’s communication research center, assigning more than 120 photographers in almost 50 countries.
He's been nominated for picture editor of the year at the Lucie Awards 2011.

He has served as a portfolio reviewer in various international photo festivals and as a juror in the PDN Photo Annual 2010, the 2012 Angkor photo workshop, the 2013 CENTER Project Launch Grant, the 2014 Burn Magazine Emergent Photographer Fund and the 2015 Magenta Flash Forward competition.

In 2015 he has curated two group shows: the Fabrica exhibition at the Łódź Fotofestiwal and the Afterlife exhibition at the Athens Photo Festival.