Gina Costa is a photographer, independent curator and museography professional. His photographs are in private collections in the United States and Europe, including the oldest and most prestigious archive of photography, The Alinari Archive, Firenze, Italy. She was awarded the Julia Margaret Cameron Award in 2019 and 2018. Costa holds a degree in Art History from the University of Chicago. He worked at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Art Institute of Chicago; he taught Art History at the University of Notre Dame and the University of Rochester, New York. Costa has written for numerous publications, including Art Narratives, Collezione Maramotti and the Europe Photography Catalogue.