Francesca Roccaforte

Artist Biography
Francesca Roccaforte is a digital landscape and portrait photographer-artist currently living in the San Francisco Bay Area.  Francesca's current body of work consists of California landscape and seascape photography. She has exhibited her work in many museums, galleries, community organizations, spiritual centers and educational institutions in California, New York, Massachusetts, Italy, Germany and West Africa over the last four decades. Francesca has received several awards in photography, writing, poetry, television production, and video production.

Teaching Experience
I taught beginning and intermediate digital photography for five years to adult learners at Pittsburg Adult Education Center, CA.

Masters Degree/Bachelors Degree, Visual Communication in Education, CSU,East Bay, 1992-1994
Associate Arts, Digital Imaging, Berkeley City College, CA, 2012

Professional Experience:
Winner of Alameda County Healh through Art Contest, What Mental Wellness looks like, 2020
Makers Paradise Art Gallery, Berkeley,CA- Photo Exhibit 2020,2019
Alameda Free Library Photo Exhibit, 2015,2013- Alameda, CA

Artistic Discipline: 
Disability type: 
Physical/mobility disability, Learning disability