In the cut: An area that no one knows about. Every skater should skate New York City at least once in their lives: no other city in the world feels like New York for skating. Boys in the cut is a project started in New York in june 2012. I spent a week documenting some of the spots that the city offers to analyze the relationship between those kind of architectures and the urban landscape.
I was in contact with some of the guys who used to skate in those places and I wanted to point up the fact that skating is not just a casual hobby but it becomes a real lifestyle.
This project talks about the relationship between skaters, their boards and the urban spaces and it explores the concept of passion.
Gaia Musacchio (www.gaiamusacchio.com) 1988, is an italian photographer. After her graduation at the IUAV of Venice with a degree in Architecture, she moved to New York. Gaia focuses her research on conceptual landscape photography and architecture photography. Now is based in Italy.