Cristiano Volk is an Italian photographer who lives and works in Venice.

After a short period of study at the Spazio Labo’ in Bologna, he has worked with artists such as Massimo Mastrorillo at the D.O.O.R. Academy and Federico Clavarino.

His project Sinking Stone received the Slideluck Gazebook Jason Fulford Award in 2017. In 2018, he was shortlisted for the FUAM Dummy Book Award and the SELF PUBLISH RIGA Dummy Contest.

Volk’s photobooks Sinking Stone and Mélaina Cholé have been selected by magazines such as American Suburb X, Photobookstore, Photobook Journal and Internazionale among the best books published between 2019 and 2020.

In 2021 his project Laissez-Faire won the Prix Levallois.

Volk’s works have been exhibited in various countries around the world such as Italy, Austria, France, Finland, Holland, Portugal and Malaysia.

His works are part of the VONTOBEL art collection in Zurich.