Giulia is a photographer specializing in contemporary documentary photographs and portraiture. Previously based in Cairo, she is now based in Beijing, China.


Bloomberg Markets
Bloomberg Businessweek
The New York Times
The New York Times Magazine
The Wall Street Journal
The Washington Post
Los Angeles Times
SF Chronicle 
Le Monde
M Le Magazine du Monde
High Life - British Airways Inflight Magazine
The Observer New Review
FT & FT Weekend Magazine
The Telegraph
The Guardian
The Independent    
Vice UK & Vice TV
Colors Magazine
Newsweek Japan
Courrier International
Die Zeit
Süddeutsche Zeitung

Asia Foundation

Giorgio Armani
The Official Ferrari Magazine - TOFM
Koryo Tours


Dazed and Confused - January 2016

Exhibitions & Awards

2018 SOPA Awards for excellence in investigative reporting as part of the Wall Street Journal team 
2018 Human Rights Press Award as part of the Wall Street Journal team 
2016 'Paper Objects' Slideshow at Guizhou Photo Festival
2014 Encontros da Imagem 2014 - 'Call Her Fatimah' Projection. Braga, Portugal
2014 Joop Swart Masterclass 2014 - Nominated by Francesco Zizola (NOOR)
2013 Julia Margaret Cameron Award - 2nd Prize Documentary Portfolio
2013 Tbilisi Photo Festival, Exhibition. Tbilisi, Georgia
2013 Joop Swart Masterclass 2013 - Nominated by Magdalena Herrera (GEO France) 
2013 Fondation Jean-Luc Lagardère, shortlisted. Paris, France 
2013 Fondation Marcel Bleustein-Blanchet, shortlisted. Paris, France 
2012 Ca‘ Foscari University of Venice, screening “China in Benin”. Venice, Italy 
2011 Photodreaming, Photo Contest, Forma Gallery and Contrasto Photo Agency. Selected by gallerist Carlotta Testori in Milan, Italy
2011 Fondation Marcel Bleustein-Blanchet, shortlisted. Paris, France
2011 What’s Next Africa? Group exhibit at EkoGallery curated by Marc Prüst for LagosPhoto, Nigeria
2011 LagosPhoto, Street Exhibit, Nigeria
2011 Think Space - Geopolitical Borders Contest, Mention (Four-person Team). Zagreb, Croatia 
2010 Inail-Prospekt photojournalistic award, Winner (Young Talent). Milan, Italy
2008 Claudio Accardi Award for young journalists, Winner. Rome, Italy

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