At home

On March 10, 2020, we found ourselves locked in our homes all over Italy: we in our apartment in Milan. That day the total lockdown began, and we still didn’t know it would last 69 days. The first days the only one who went out to go shopping once a week was Daniele. The girls…

Svetlana

Svetlana is a russian woman who came to Italy nine years ago to work and give her dear ones a better future. It has been a difficult decision: she had to leave her family and a good job at the ministry, yet her income wasn’t enough. She was born in Kazakistan and at 18 moved…

Ladins dles Dolomites

Italy is a country rich of linguistic minorities: some are able to outlive, others are so small that they will inevitably disappear. The Ladino community is a minority of residing in Trentino Alto Adige, a Northern upland region (with special statute). I met members of a community counting  less than 30.000 people living in five…

Ecovillages

Torri Superiore Ecovillage. Ventimiglia. Daniele. Granara Ecovillage. Valmozzola-Parma. Torri Superiore Ecovillage. Ventimiglia. Granara Ecovillage. Valmozzola-Parma. Granara Ecovillage. Valmozzola-Parma. Stefano. Torri Superiore Ecovillage. Ventimiglia. Corricelli Ecovillage. Cantagallo-Prato. Anja. Corricelli Ecovillage. Cantagallo-Prato. Corricelli Ecovillage. Cantagallo-Prato. Granara Ecovillage. Valmozzola-Parma. Granara Ecovillage. Valmozzola-Parma. Ivan. Torri Superiore Ecovillage. Ventimiglia. Eva and Germano. Granara Ecovillage. Valmozzola-Parma. Granara Ecovillage. Valmozzola-Parma. Daniel. Torri…

The Great River

In 2004 and 2005 I worked with my friend and colleague Arianna Sanesi on a project about Po River. We walked for months and through the seasons along the path of Italy’s biggest river: once the shores were densely populated and people used to make a living by fishing or working in the fields.  But…