American/Cuban rising-star photographer, Marlene
Marino began taking photographs as a teenager in
Her first exhibition was in 1996 at American Fine
Arts, New York under the curatorship of the late art
dealer and visionary, Colin De Land. Having studied
art and philosophy in New York, Marino continued
to develop and shape her photography practice.
Fulfilling her aim to eloquently express through
visual narrative, Marino captures poetic scenes
experienced in private, everyday moments as well
through a colorful, characterful world of adventures.
Marino is a regular contributor to Dazed &
Confused, AnOther, Purple, Apartamento and
Paradis magazines. Marino has also directed short
films for Nowness and Dazed.
She is currently working on a book of her work with
the art book publisher, Rizzoli.