eyes on: MARCELLA ZANKI

eyes on: MARCELLA ZANKI

  Photographer / Film - Video director


If you were to introduce yourself to the world in a few thoughts, what would you say? 
Strong visuals, art, film directing, analog photography, adventure, traveling around the world. 

What sparked your interest in photography? 
I’m late beginner in photography. It all started 5 years ago with the recording of moments on journeys around world, some portraits of women and some art experiments with photography, and ended up with international and local solo exhibitions and taking part in PHINEST, a virtual photographic art gallery committed to promoting the finest unit of international contemporary photography. 

Are there any great projects you are now working on, shows at the moment? 
I am primarily a film director and my greatest project at the moment is that I am currently working on the script for my first feature film and I’m more then excited about that. About my photography career and shows - I am in the arrangements for the exhibition in Los Angeles, besides that there are no other shows in sight. After NYC, Milan, Trieste, Split, Pula, Rijeka and Zagreb exhibition, I’m always looking forward to new ones. 

What did you want to be when you grow up? 
Visual story teller. 

You trust reason rather than feelings? 
Reason. 

Do you prefer to read a book or go to a party? 
Although I’m usually in my “grandma” mood, I always prefer to choose a party. 

Name your 5 favorite artists of all time? 
Quentin Tarantino, Helmut Newton, David Bowie, Ren Hang, Picasso. 

5 things you love? 
I love to create strong visuals, make art, move from comfort zone, make adventure, capture great moments around me. 

5 last songs you listened? 
Bryan Ferry & Todd Terje - Johnny & Mary 
Beach House – Space song
Pantha Du Prince - Saturn Strobe 
The Black Keys - Weight of Love 
VOJKO V - Ne može 

What's worst the fashion trend that never should have existed? 
Sneakers with heels!!! 





































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