ALBERTO DI CESARE
Where are you from? Where do you live?
I was born and I live in Rome.
How old are you?
How do you pay your bills? Are you working as a professional photographer?
I work in a photography studio and I’m a teacher at Officine Fotografiche, a Cultural Association based in Rome. I am also among the artists cooperating with Z2O Art Gallery.
What cameras do you use?
For a long time I’ve been using only a rolleiflex and an hasselblad – now I use a Canon 5DII, as well.
Any photographer or artist inspiring you?
I’m particularly close to Cristian Boltanski and Felix Gonzalez Torres.
What/who do you enjoy to shoot the most?
It depends on the projects I’m working on – usually I do not have preferences.
Do you believe in god?
What do you drink on a night out?
Wine, or dry spirits.
Do you like dancing?
What’s your favorite first name?
I don’t have one.
Are you a fashion addicted?
No, I don’t usually follow the fashion trends.
What’s your favorite tv series?
The Simpson’s – South Park.
Recommend us a book.
“Crime and Punishment” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky.
What’s the country of your dreams?
A country with low temperatures for sure!
Have you ever been to Iceland?
Yes, I’ve been there – a wonderful country especially if you like empty spaces.
What song would you choose for a slideshow of your work?
I would choose among those by MUM or Sigur Ros.
Ask yourself a question. Tell me your answer (like Marzullo does)
If you weren’t a photographer, what would you do?
I would be a carpenter or a gardener.