Whenever a photograph shows more of the subject’s skin than it is usual, a problem of classification inevitably arises: are we dealing with a nude photograph (artistic or not), an erotic photograph or a pornographic photograph?
… we simply hope that this selection will provide practical answers to the questions of those who want to know what the use of photography is at the beginning of the third millennium. And we hope it will bring you as much pleasure as matter for thought.
The photographic self-portraiture as seen in the work of the students of Italian and European Art Schools.
A rich and profound change of Mexican photography occured in the 90s. This transformation, initiated by a young generation of photographers of the end of the century, changed the manner to consider photographic images. With these new forms of representation a certain “nationalist” vision, very much spread outside Mexico, praising indigenous communities and their life-styles, […]
Parisian life in streets and cafés has been freely interpreted by a few photographers and writers who live and work in the capital city.
A special issue of PRIVATE dedicated to MAGNUM Photos Agency.
All of the photos which compose this number of ‘Private’ represent denial or an attempt at denial of fashion. […] Here we find ourselves already in ambiguous territory where the body and whatever covers it is not just commercial merchandise, or at least not entirely.
Dedicated to contemporary photography in China.
New York, with its dreamy fragments of daily life and shards of reality, through the eye of one who arrives and explores a city and the reaction of the city itself.
Photographic diaries and autobiographical memories, revealing themselves as attempts to confer upon the person a form of identity, capable of going beyond actual experiences.
See a preview: A “voyage of images and writing” in the medium-sized city of Saint-Denis, in the northern outskirts of Paris. A multiethnic and multicultural city, where ninety thousand residents of seventy different nationalities live.
The new cultural tendencies of the nineties in a London recounted in the images of twenty-four young authors.
The observation of self and of one’s own being as a first step towards the observation of the world and the understanding of it. The transit, as a form of concrete existence of society and of individuals which allows (or forces) the human species to adapt to its own new activities and perceptions.
Possible scenes and stories from one particular day in the future, “Friday 13 September 2019”, in an ancient middle-sized Italian city, Bologna. Bologna, venerdì 13 settembre 2019. San Maurilio. L’almanacco del giorno dopo Il sole sorge alle ore 4.45. La mattina sarà fresca, velata da nebbia fuori stagione, ma col passare delle ore la temperatura […]