October 2017
INTERVIEW | NOUVELLE FACTORY



Many thanks to NOUVELLE FACTORY for the beautiful interview and for featuring my work. 





October 2017
INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS | USA | 2017

International Photography Awards Announces Category Winners of the 2017 Competition!

This year, The International Photography Awards received 14273 of submissions from over 165 countries, and is pleased to declare that Monia Merlo was awarded Honorable Mention in Fine Art - Nudes for the winning entry Chrysalis.

September 2017
EXHIBITION | #sharinghappytimes

Martini #sharinghappytimes

Monia Merlo, David PD Hyde, Andrew Tarnawczyk and Gioconda & August are the talented photographers shortlisted for #sharinghappytimes scouting initiative launched by MARTINI and Vogue Italia to celebrate beauty and creativity.
They shot an exclusive spread for our September issue to interpret @Martini summer cocktails 2017
The images will be displayed as part of the photo exhibition taking place at Palazzo Morando during Vogue Fashion’s Night Out 2017! #VFNO #VogueForMilano



September 2017
Where I See Fashion

W I S F 
Thank you to Bianca Luini for this wonderful match! 







 
September 2017
WHITE SPOSA

On the Cover of WHITE SPOSA September Issue!   
September 2017
VOGUE ITALIA SEPTEMBRE ISSUE 2017

MARTINI #sharinghappytimes
My pictures on VOGUE ITALIA September Issue 2017









September 2017
EXHIBITION | #sharinghappytimes

From August 31 to September 3 the Terrazza Williams Martini Racing at the Darsena (in Piazza XXIV Maggio, Milan), will be livened up by the initiatives linked to a very special event. During the 4-day event the public will be able to enjoy a preview of the winners of the #sharinghappytimes scouting initiative: Andrew Tarnawczyk, David PD Hyde, Gioconda & August and Monia Merlo. Four talented artists who interpreted the MARTINI cocktail with their own, unique style.







July 2017
VOGUE ITALIA & MARTINI #sharinghappytimes

I will be shooting exclusive spread for MARTINI in Milan soon!

June 30th marked the end of the #sharinghappytimes scouting initiative launched by MARTINI and Vogue Italia to celebrate beauty and creativity: many are the photographers that took part in the initiative by posting on Instagram their most representative take on “best because shared” moments. Among the various participants, the Photo Editor team of Vogue Italia shortlisted four talented photographers who will have the opportunity to shoot an exclusive spread at Terrazza MARTINI on Piazza Diaz and offer their original interpretation of the summer 2017 cocktails. Here are the names of the shortlisted photographers:
Andrew Tarnawczyk
David PD Hyde
Gioconda & August
Monia Merlo
The images shot as a result of the shooting will be displayed as part of the photo exhibition taking place at Palazzo Morando during the 2017 VFNO and will be featured in the September Issue of Vogue Italia. We look forward to revealing you the unique vision of our four talented photographers!





 
June 2017
A UNIQUE PORTRAIT

Great news! One of my pictures was choosen for the scoutingproject 'A Unique Portrait' by the Editors of VOGUE Italia in collaboration with Huawei. It will be published in a book that will be distributed during the second Photo Vogue Festival in Milan in November 2017.










 
June 2017
PX3 INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY

MONIA MERLO OF ITALY WAS AWARDED BRONZE MEDAL IN THE PX3 2017 COMPETITION.

PARIS, FRANCE 
PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS (PX3) ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF PX3 2016 COMPETITION.

Monia Merlo of Italy was Awarded: Bronze Medal in category Fashion for the entry entitled, " Don't move" The jury selected PX3 2017’s winners from thousands of photography entries from over 85 countries.