Matteo Tranchesi was born in Naples (Italy), in 1976. Graduating from the Marseilles Architecture School in 2006, he settled in Paris in 2007. This same year, his first photographs are published in the book "Oltre la città" Ed.Cronopio and in various Italian reviews.
In 2008, he won the Liege Fnac Photo Contest that landed him a show at the Fnac Forum. In 2010, heparticipated in the group exhibition "Empreinte" for the Lognes City Council. In 2011, he took part in a workshop with JH Engström at the Atelier de visu in Marseilles.
His work investigates his immediate surroundings in terms of social and intimate life.