Based in London

(UK) +44 7586024082

Sara Nicomedi is a visual storyteller who employs the medium to explore themes related to the current ecological crisis, the consequence of capitalism in our society and the gentrification of neighborhoods. She studied photography at Scuola Romana di Fotografia in Roma. Although based in London, Nicomedi regularly travels to cities overseas where she spends intense periods wandering the streets and capturing the quirks that are presented before her.

Her work has been exhibited internationally in galleries and photography festivals, her work has also been featured online including on The British Journal of Photography, Life Framer, Lens Culture, Photo Vogue.

She is part of the curator team at The London Street Photography Festival since 2018.

Sara Nicomedi is currently working on two personal projects: “I can’t swim! forever” and at the book “Piero likes red”.

  • 2019 - Solo exibition “I can’t swim! forever”. Hackney Wicked festival.

  • 2019 - Shortlisted with the project “Extinction” at the ATHENE PHOTO FESTIVAL.

  • 2018 - Finalist at "Postcard from Copenhagen". BRITISH JOURNAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY

  • 2018 - Talk " A female point of view" at the ITALIAN STREET PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL. Rome

  • 2018 - Featured on CORTONA ON THE MOVE 2018 website.

  • 2018 - Selected for MAGNUM PHOTO portfolio review. London

  • 2018 - Solo exhibition: "Athena". Museum of Fine Art. Nizhny Tagil, Russia.


  • 2017 - Finalist at Intarget POHOTOLUX Award 2017| Challenge. Lucca

  • 2017 - Solo exhibition " Extinction" at Spaceplace Gallery. Russia


  • 2017 - Publication on EDGE OF HUMANITY magazine with the series Varanasi.

  • 2017 - "Decade" exhibition at Theprintspace. London

  • 2017 – Winner at the LONDON STREET PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL in the London category.

  • 2017 – Feature on LIFE FRAMER, Street View.

  • 2017 – Finalist at the MAGNUM PHOTO SWAP. Exhibition at The Printspace gallery. London, UK

  • 2017 – Shortlisted with the project “Extinction” at the ATHENE PHOTO FESTIVAL.

  • 2017 – Feature on the website of Cortona ONTHEMOVE with the project Extinction.

  • 2016 – Exhibition Photo Forum. The Printspace gallery, London, United Kingdom.

  • 2016 – LIFE FRAMER shortlisted.

  • 2016 – Feature on the documentary section of the LENSCULTURE website with the project “Lunch Break”

  • 2016 – Publication on Reunion, The Dallas review. USA.

  • 2016 – “Contatti” exhibition. SPAZIO CERERE. Rome, Italy.

  • 2016 – Finalist British Life Photography Awards. Exhibition at THE MALL GALLERY. London, UK.

  • 2015 – Shortlisted and exhibition “Under Construction”. Iserlohn, Germany.

  • 2015 – Feature on NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Italy online.

  • 2015 – Finalist “Happiness”. Exhibition THE STRAND GALLERY. London, United Kingdom.

  • 2012 – Finalist Emaho exHibition POST. Exhibition in Singapore.

  • 2009 - Scuola Romana di Fotografia. Roma, Italy.





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