Giulia Iacolutti is an Italian photographer and visual artist.
She works mainly on personal projects in Mexico and Italy. Her work explores social and political issues that are strongly related to the construction of identity; she mixes different languages, combining conceptual, documentary and sociological domains.
In 2019, she publishes "Caza Azul" with the(M) Editions, a project about five transgender women incarcerated in a men hospital in Mexico City.
© Portrait taken and text adapted from the artist's website
Presentation by the(M) éditions: " Casa Azul is part of a socio-visual research about the life stories of five trans women imprisoned in one of the male penitentiaries in Mexico City. The project shows the process of identity construction and corporal practices of people whose bodies are considered doubly abject: due to their identity and to their...