Agnese Purgatorio is an artist who works primarily in photography, video, installation and performance. Born in Bari, she lives between Beograd and Beirut.
Graduated in Foreign Languages and Literatures, she holds an M.A. in Art Therapy. Her training as an artist began with a period of study in São Paulo, Brazil, at the Lasar Segall Museum and at the SESC Pompéia Factory (drawing techniques, printmaking and phothography). Since 1990 she has exhibited her work, in Italy and abroad, in solo and group exhibitions, and is the recipient of important international awards. Her work is included in many private and public art collections.