Ms. Angela Poggioni is an Italian born, American Visual Artist and Photographer.
After having earned an MA in Philosophy at the University of Florence, Italy, she studied fine arts and photography at The Art Students League and The International Center of Photography in New York. As she grew into a widely exhibited artist also her passion for photography and nature eventually came together.
Today Ms. Poggioni is a multiple award-winning photographer and has earned recognition in prominent Int’l contests.
She has been a Finalist at The Nature Photographer of the Year (Netherlands 2023), The Siena International Photo Awards in the category “Animals in their Environment” (Italy 2020, 2022) and The Golden Turtle International Wildlife Festival (Russia 2022) with her work exhibited at the Union of Artists of Russia in Moscow.
Some of her shows also include Soho Photo Gallery, New York, London Photo Festival, UK, Toronto City Hall-Rotunda Gallery, Canada, Toscana Expo and Pontremoli Photo Festival, Italy.
She wrote for the FIAP News and has been the subject of several publications including Wild Planet Photo Magazine and American Photographer.
She is a Nature and Wildlife Photography Mentor for the Photographic Society of America (PSA) and won countless awards at International PSA and FIAP sponsored competitions.
In addition she has been recently awarded the distinction of PSA Grandmaster, GMPSA, the Fédération Internationale de l’Art Photographique EFIAP/Silver and Hon.MasterPMP.
Ms. Poggioni is also an experienced judge who is regularly invited to be in the judging panel of many international photo competitions.