Kurt Arrigo was born in 1969 on the island of Malta. He has been a fulltime freelance photographer since 1995.
Kurt is highly regarded in the realm of sailing photography. His passion for sailing photography took off after shooting the 1992 America’s Cup in San Diego. Since then he has documented several international yachting events.
He has also excelled in underwater photography. Pushing the art to new boundaries. He has traveled around the globe shooting underwater wild life including schools of hammerhead sharks in the Galapagos Islands, documenting underwater activity on the Great Barrier Reef.2005 saw the publication of his first solo book 'Malta: A Coastal Journey', selected as the official publication and gift for the Commonwealth Heads of State Conference (Malta, November ’05).
Since 2000 Kurt has also been involved with the film industry in Malta as a stills photographer for most of the international productions on the island. His portfolio includes the likes of Sharon Stone and Rupert Everett amongst other actors.
Kurt’s commitment to his work is portrayed in his positive attitude and easy going personality. He strives to meet new boundaries and push his artistic limits, constantly searching for a fresh outlook on his subjects.