Salvatore Vitale

Salvatore Vitale (b. 1986, Palermo, Italy) is a Swiss-based visual artist and editor. He holds a Master of Fine Arts from the Zurich University of Arts (ZHdK). He was a recipient of the Swiss Arts Council grant in 2015–2016, the PHmuseum Award Grant in 2017, the Swiss Design Awards, FOAM Talent and Punctum Award in 2018. His work has been shown in museums and at photo festivals including the Swiss Foundation for Photography Winterthur, Red Hook Labs and Foam Photography Museum Amsterdam ,Photoforum Pasquart Biel/Bienne, OCAT Shanghai and Shenzhen, MOCAK—Museum of Contemporary Art Krakow, Hamburg Triennale of Photography, T3 Photo Festival Tokyo, and Jaipur International Photography Festival.
He teaches at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU) and he has led workshops worldwide. Vitale is also the co-founder and editor-in-chief of YET magazine, a Swiss-based international photography magazine that focuses on the evolution of photography practice within the contemporary art field.