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Guido Gazzilli was born in Rome in 1983.

In 2006 he graduated from the IED in Rome in "Visual Arts".Since 2010 he's been building a body of work on identity and the conditions of the human being, through personal and subjective narratives. He spent most of his time out in the streets, portraying people and places as personal diaries, often focusing on youth subcultures and musicians.

His work is published in major magazines including: The New York Times, The Guardian, Der Spiegel, Internazionale, Il Sole 24 ore, El Pais, Il Manifesto, Süddeutsche Zeitung, L’Espresso.He works on commission for portraits & editorials for magazines including: Gq, Vice, Rolling Stone, L'Uomo Vogue, Billboard, Smithsonian, Vanity Fair, Purple.

Guido has collaborated for several brands including: Nike, Adidas, Fred Perry, Gucci, Fendi, Valentino.

Guido's work has been exhibited internationally and was selected for international awards and artist residencies.

He worked as an assistant for Paolo Pellegrin (2010-2013).He teaches workshops in art academies in Italy.Lives and works between Rome and the countryside, he's represented by Contrasto agency.


The New York Times, Internazionale,Le Monde, National Geographic Adidas, Fendi, Nike, El Pais,Gucci, Mercedes Benz, Enel, RedBull, Tod’s, Valentino, GQ, Rolling Stone, Vice, Der Spiegel , L’Uomo Vogue, L’Espresso, The Guardian, Il Sole 24ore, Monocle, Foam, Nylon, Harper’s Bazaar, Vanity Fair, Elle,ENI, 11Freunde, Rivista Studio, 11undici, Purple, Wire, Museum, Die Zeit, Feltrinelli, Fantom, Il Post, Grey, Foto8, Surface, Nero,Vision, Hamburger Eyes, BerlinQuarterly, Tunica, Private, Pau Wau, Adac, 8ballcommunity, Pig, Surface, Toscano, Coil, Xister, Brutus, Fondazione Volume, El Pais, Fred Perry, Guggenheim, Rodeo, Videocittà, Kenzo, Condenast, DRepubblica, Bomba Dischi, Macro, Philip Morris, Iuter, H-farm, Maxxi, Exibart, Raster Records, Terraforma, SKY, Cabana, Pepsi, circoloco, Zero, Billboard, Smithsonian, Süddeutsche Zeitung, I-D, Manifesto, Triennale,Tagesanzeiger.


Panetteria Atomica, Rome Everydayshoes 2023 

Triennale Everydayshoes, Milano 2022

PhotoIsrael Festival , "Archetypes 2005-2022 "

MACRO, Hyperlocal  2022

Una Vetrina, OWLS Rome 2022

Donne x Strada, Clara is, Mutuo Barcelona 2022

Palazzo Brancaccio, 324/287, 2021

Spazio Fontanella, Memorie dal carcere 2021

ArtVerona," Anotherday" 2021

100 Fotografi per Bergamo, GAMec 2021

Lina Ti Amo, Dubai Film Festival Xposure 2020

Sensorium- Gucci Hub, Milan 2019

NFQ Nero editions/ 8ball community, Milan 2019

Macro Asilo, Memorie dal Carcere Reaction, Rome 2019

Outdoor , MACRO Rome Suburbs, 2018.

Cross The Streets, MACRO. Rome 2017

Unseen Niche, Foam & 8 ball publishing , Amsterdam 2016

Temps Zero, Fotoleggendo Rome 2016

Contatti- Pastificio Cerere Roma 2016

8 ball zine "The Newsstand" MOMA New York 2015

Siderare  Fondazione Volume, Roma 2015

Biennale of Lyon, 9ph Recontres- Le bleu du ciel 2015

Palazzo della Zecca , Roma 2015

Fotografia Festival Roma- "portrait" Macro 2014

Menotrentuno European Festival- Sardinia 2014

"Credo", Fondazione Volume, Rome 2013

Temps Zero, Urban Spree- Berlin 2013

Alterazioni Video- Galleria dell'oro - Rome 2012

Kaunas Photo Festival “Homelands” - Lithuania 2012

The Lumix Festival Photojournalism, Hannover 2012

Foiano Fotografia Festival (AR) Italy 2011

Fotoleggendo. Officine Fotografiche. Rome 2011

Si Fest Off- Savignano Immagini, Italy 2011

Centro Italiano Fotografia, Bibbiena 2011

Human Kind, New York Photofestival, NYC 2010

3.32 Reportage Atri Festival , Italy 2009

Galleria S.T, Land Is Unchanged Rome Italy 2008

This Is All I Came To Do, Jaguar Shoes, London 2008


2023: Rimuovere gli ostacoli NFC editions

2022. Everydayshoes NFC editions

2022: Preto Books n.12

2021: After Tears Party, NFC editions

2019: La scena di Roma,  8Ball community

2018: AAlphabeth Edizioni, Whoever you are

2017: Flow Diary/ Moth

2016: Zug By Ari Marcopoulos

2016: 8 ball Publishing

2015: Des Islands, Le bleu du Cie

2014: Fotografia Festival -Portrait

2014. Menotrentuno Catalogue-Soter Editrice

2013: Witty Kiwy- Fisnik

2013: "Muses"- Pau Wau Publications

2013: Hamburger Eyes-"Religion"

2011 :Fotoleggendo Catalogue- Postcart

2011: A Book of Beds, Foam Magazine

2011: Fotos fur die Pressefreiheit 2011

2010: Cosmogonia Collection, Nero Magazine

2009: Reportage Atri Festival catalogue, Peliti Associati

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