Nicola Bertasi (1983) lives between Paris and Milan, is an independent photographer and visual artist. Humanist training and Master’s degree in Modern History. His work has been exhibited in several galleries and festivals. Like Rain Falling from the Sky, a journey through the places and faces of the American conflict in Vietnam and a reflection on the memory of war, was a finalist in the Grand Prix of Documentary Photography 2019, among the winners of the Bourse du Talent 2019, a finalist in the Dummy Book Award in Arles 2020, a finalist in the Star book Award, winner of the New Post Photography Award 2021, honorable mention in the Landskrona Book Award 2022 and is his first book being published with Studio Faganel. The Pandemic Papers, a fictional journey through a surreal archive, won the gold medal at the Verzasca Black Award.