Patrizia Piga was born in Torino, Italy.
She attended studies related to advertising graphics and meanwhile the university in Foreign Languages.
She has 20 years of experience in food photography, gained in Turin’s studio Piga&Catalano, that creates shots especially for major italian food brands’ packaging.
The transition from analogue to digital shooting leads her to get especially passionate in post production, which becomes part of her work, and awakens an old passion for drawing and illustration. So, in 2015 she decided to launch her first indipendent art project – a series of surreal photos, inspired by the universe of food, which could be described with the term Foodscape.
With her working partner Flavio Catalano carries out the project Mystic Light, a series of still lifes inspired by the light and the compositions of the Flemish painters. Both projects participating in exhibitions and publications and are also used for advertising purposes.