Marco - Glaviano
Marco Glaviano lives and works between New York and Milan. Marco Glaviano unmasked his interest in photography during his studies at Faculty of Architecture in Palermo; during that period of time he has been working as a theatre set designer and has also been a musician in a jazz band, in which he began to portrait his jazzmen friends. In 1967, Marco Glaviano started out his career in photography and began working for leading fashion European magazines. In 1975 he moved to New York where he worked for the most prestigious fashion magazines (American Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, …).
In the United States, together with John Casablancas, founder of Elite, he partakes in creating the Supermodels Phenomenon. He designed “Pier 59 Studio” in New York, which yet is the most important photography studio worldwide. His strong interest in digital photography lead him to publish the first ever digital snapshot on American Vogue in 1982. His photographs are part of many collections in the United States, South America and Europe.