Filippo Mutani started professional photography in 2006, after more than ten years working as a strategic planner in advertising. In 2007 he shot the institutional social Pirelli Re advertising campaign and joined Grazia Neri agency. In 2009 he became a contributor of Getty Images. His reportages, backstages and portaits are published on a regular basis by international magazines (Newsweek, The Guardian, Vanity Fair, Grazia, Grazia UK, A, Io Donna..). In 2009 he’s been shooting corporate for Campari (calendar 2010), I-Spirit vodka and backstage for Chanel. He teaches communication at IED Institute and at La Scuola di Formazione del Sole 24 Ore. Filippo is based in Milan. Awards 2009 -Photography Masters Cup International Color Awards. Nomination in single portrait. -International Photography Contest Europe and Asia- Dialogue of Cultures. Finalist in reportage. 2008 -New York Photo Festival. Nomination in single editorial. Nomination in single fine art. 2007 -Concorso Toiano by La Sterpaia di Oliviero Toscani. Third prize.
Entry description: Probably the most respected Italian stylist in the world, Giorgio Armani is very active in the Milan Fashion Week: each year, during the 4 Milan Fashion Weeks (2 men's and 2 women's), he presents his 2 collections: "Emporio Armani", and the higher "Giorgio Armani" collection. This work is the corporate reportage from the 2 backstages of the september 2011 fashion shows.