Carla Sutera Sardo was born in Agrigento in 1983. She studied law and graduated in 2011. During her university career, she became interested in photography, thus starting her self-taught photographic journey. In 2012 she attended a course in photographic technique in Palermo. In her first photographic project, "A self-portrait in abandoned places" she focused on her body and her surroundings, trying to blend these two worlds together.