Davide Meneghello is an artist (b. 1991) who works and lives in London.
He graduated from a MA Photography at LCC, University of the Arts London in 2016, with the award winning project Again He Holds me by the Hand. From February 2018 to February 2019 he has attended the residency programme LifeBoat, awarded through Artquest, London.
Davide Meneghello’s work uses photography, slides, text and installation as a space to investigate historical representations of queerness, with a particular focus on the codification of queer desire and the construction of gay identity. Other recurrent themes in his practice are historical narratives, systems of representation and archival practices.
Selected exhibitions and presentations include Again He Holds My By The Hand at Jest (Turin, 2019); Paris Ass Book Fair at Palais de Tokyo (Paris, 2019); Strange Perfume at South London Gallery (London, 2019); Writing Photographs at Tate Modern, (London, 2018); Burning with Pleasure at Photofusion (London, 2017); NeXos at Fundation la Posta (Valencia, 2017); Three-fold at Baltifou Gallery (Hangzhou, 2017). His work has been published by Photoworks, Der Grief, British Journal of Photography, and more. He was nominated for the Magnum graduate award 2017.