Mimmo Jodice was born in 1934. Photographer vanguard since the sixties, careful trials and the expressive possibilities of the photographic language, was tireless in leading cultural debate that has led to the growth and subsequent to the statement of Italian photography in the international field.
His most important solo exhibition are: Memorial Federal Hall, New York 1985 ; Musée Réattu, Arles 1988; Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1995; Kunstmuseum Dusseldorf, 1996; Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris 1998 ; Palazzo Ducale di Mantova, 1998; Museo di Capodimonte, Napoli 1998; The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland 1999; Galleria Nazionale di Arte Moderna, Roma 2000; Castello di Rivoli, Torino 2000; Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Torino 2000; MassArt, Boston 2001; Wakayama, Museum of Modern Art, Japan 2004, The Museum of Photography, Moscow 2004; MASP – Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo, 2004; MART – Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, 2004; Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna 2006 ; Spazio Forma – Centro Internazionale di Fotografia, Milano 2007; Museo di Capodimonte, Napoli 2008; Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Roma 2009; Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris 2009; Museo del Louvre, Parigi 2011; McCord Museum, Montréal 2012; Städtische Museen Jena, Jena 2013; Foro Boario, Modena 2014.
He lives and works in Naples.