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Tony Rocco
chicodecali Philadelphia, PA USA

Tony Rocco is an award winning Latino photographer best known for his compelling portraits of people from
his mother’s native Colombia. He has exhibited extensively throughout the United States as well as in Colombia.
His awards include First Place in Colombia’s Feria Nacional de Fotografía (2006), as well as fellowships from the
Puffin Foundation (2008), the National Association of Latino Arts and Culture (2005), and the Independence
Foundation of Philadelphia (2004). Rocco’s photographs are included in the permanent collections of the
Woodmere Art Museum (Philadelphia), the Historical Society of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia),
Taller Puertorriqueño, Inc. (Philadelphia), and El Centro Cultural de Cali (Colombia).
Rocco was born in South Philadelphia and resides in the Northern Liberties section of the city.

Publish Date  June 03, 2013

Dimensions  Standard Landscape  50 pgs   Standard Paper

Category  Arts & Photography

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