Lele Saveri was born in Rome in 1980. He studied photography at the University of Greenwich in London. Besides working as a freelance photographer, for various international magazines such as Vogue,l’Uomo Vogue, Rolling Stone, Vice, GQ, I-D, amongst others, he worked as photo editor for Vice magazine from 2007 to 2011. Since 2012 he has been running 8-Ball Zine Fair, a biannual fair dedicated to self-publishing, always happening in different pool-halls in NYC (and recently also in San Francisco). Since 2013, Lele has also run and curated Muddguts, a project space in Brooklyn, N.Y., where he lives and works.