She is one of the foremost leading figures on the contemporary Italian art scene. With more than 35 years of experience and a number of prizes to her name, Patrizia Burra is a professional painter and photographer specialising in digital art and based in Grado, Italy. Her photographic style has garnered her major recognition, notably through being named an MQEP (Master Qualified European Photographer). Her artistic sensibility exposes the emotions emanating from her subjects through surreal portraits; it is by capturing such unique moments on film that she has earned her international reputation. In addition to the dozens of prizes she has already been awarded, Patrizia Burra was a finalist for the IPA International Photo Awards and the International Photography Awards in 2017, as well for the Moscow International Photography Awards, the Tokyo International Photo Awards and the PX3 Prix de la Photographie in Paris in 2016.