Borderlands: The Edges of Europe is a collection of analogue photographs representing the people and places along the borders of the European Union, developed with the purpose of creating an archive of images narrating life at the edges of Europe. Since 2011 Paola Leonardi has undertaken extensive walks along the land borders of the European Union. […]
The third edition of the annual documentary photography competition, Vienna International Photo Awards 2014 – VIPA for short – is now open for entries. The VIPA mission’s is to draw more attention to documentary photography in Austria and worldwide. The uniqueness of documentary photography lies in its rendering of a wide variety of themes, its […]
Photography Workshops in New York, fifth edition. A project by Spazio Labo’ | Centro di fotografia June 22 – 28 2014: “The Other Story” with Erica McDonald June 29 – July 5 2014: “The City is a witness” with Brian Ulrich July 7 – 13 2014: “The Open City” with Carolyn Drake & Andres Gonzalez […]
Kaveh Golestan, Iranian documentary photographer (1950-2003). In 1979 he was awarded the Robert Capa Gold Medal for “superlative photography requiring exceptional courage and enterprise abroad”.
In 1941 in Tuscany nearby a small village named Rosignano, Solvay built a factory for the production of chemical products derived from NaCl. During the years the Solvay group built a new village around the factory. While the extraction site of the salt was and is located in Saline of Volterra, a typical Tuscany smooth […]
After every five years, the time for general election comes in Bangladesh, bringing with it a fresh season of despair and uncertainty. For the last couple of months, the nation has been passing through sheer horror and uncertainty due to the ongoing fierce political unrest that sparked from a couple of issues. Recently, the chronic […]
Andrei is a 10 year-old boy and just a while ago he was living the cheerful life that every child deserves to live. With the occurrence of the economic crisis his father got fired and his mum moved to Italy to find a job. Over the months, the absence of his mother as well as […]
As a poet assembles words, Chema Madoz works with a vocabulary of objects that he combines, modifies, and assembles to obtain unexpected marriages where surrealism and absurd stand close.
LuganoPhotoDays and Fondazione Vicari present the first edition of the photo contest, with a cash prize of CHF 2500.- (~2000 euros) To participate you need to join before June 30, 2014, pay the registration fee of CHF 25.- and submit a serie of three photos (unrestricted subject). The Jury is composed by: – Lorenza Bravetta […]
Son parcours de photographe l’a amené à côtoyer les démunis comme les nantis, les anonymes comme les stars. Avec un regard plein d’humanité et de férocité qu’il a jeté sur ses contemporains, il a toujours privilégié son autonomie en refusant de participer aux programmes d’aide financés par le gouvernement.
A photographic long-term project on an ancient Carnival of the italian Alps. Mattia Vacca is an italian Photojournalist and a Documentary Photographer and he was granted exceptional access to the heart of a community which is notoriously closed. Watch the video, supports the project with your own contribution and help to produce the book!
Sangomas are the practitioners of traditional African medicine in Southern Africa. Animal sacrifices, ancestors consultations, herbs, meditation, ritual songs and dance are key aspects of the traditional sangoma healing. These traditional healers receive an extreme amount of respect, devotion and faith from a large amount of the South African population. Although there is a significant […]
The Apollo circus started up in 2007 and then moved all around Italy, and abroad, with the new fellow Nando Orfei, whose name decorates the entrance. The Nando Orfei’s circus is indeed, one among few in Italy, made just of artists and no animals. Inside the chapitò and even more behind the stage, the emotions […]
State of Mind is a photographic series, and ultimately a book, about the individual quality of mysterious strangers. The images were captured over a period of several years traveling in countries such as Japan, Portugal, Hungary, Malaysia, Spain, South-Korea, Romania, Russia, Taiwan – and what emerged is a visual narrative on the poetic quality of […]