Stefania Paparelli was born in Rome. After graduating high school and a long experience traveling and working through out Europe, first in the Uk and afterwards in France, she is now based in Sardinia, with her family, commuting between Sardinia and Paris.
She works worldwide for magazines such as Crash, Elle (France), Elle (Italy), Glamour (France), Glamour (Italy), Harper’s Bazaar (Russia), Jalouse, La Repubblica delle Donne, Le Figaro (Japan), Le Nouvelle Observateur, L’Officiel and The Sunday Times. In 2002, during the week of photography in paris.
At the age of thirty, she made her debut with her first exhibition “Intimo” edited by Flavio Nervegna. In 2005 she took part in the important milanese collective exhibition “Lo Sguardo Italiano. fotografie di moda dal 1951 ad oggi” edited by Francesco Bonami, Giusi Ferré, Maria Luisa Frisa, Mario Lupano, Claudio Marra ed Anna Mattirolo at la Rotonda della Besana. In 2006 she took part in the collective “9×100: Nove Fotografi per Cento Fotografie” organized by Maria Evangelisti for the gallery Santa Cecilia during the fifth edition of “Fotografia”.