David Luraschi is a French-American based in Paris, France. Drawing inspiration from popular culture and ancient myths, Luraschi develops a narrative approach to photography. He works within portraiture, landscape, and still life—traditional genres, which he reinterprets. His current ongoing series of passersby photographed on the streets of Paris has been receiving both online and print attention from the US, UK, Canada, Spain, Brazil, England, Italy and France. Recent features include Nowness and the Guardian.
David Luraschi (b.1981, Paris, France) holds a BA in Film Studies from San Francisco State University, California and a MA in Art Direction from Ecal, Switzerland. His work has been exhibited in San Francisco, Lausanne, Paris, Vancouver, London and Mallorca. His commissioned work with ECAL led him to design a series of vases for Baccarat with Ana Varela, produce a photo series for the Fondation Nestlé pour l’art and photograph the Cooper Union students for a tribute publication on Herb Lubalin. Luraschi’s editorial work can be found in magazines and newspapers including SZ in Germany, the San Francisco Chronicle, Vault in Australia, All Gone in France, Of the Afternoon in the UK, The New Order Magazine in Japan. His series, titled “A Walk Through Western Irrelevance”, appears in the book Neapolis, published by ill-studio, Paris.