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Claudio Cricca | New Tirana City

Claudio Cricca began studying photography in 1994, and has attended international classes in photojournalism in Italy and the US.
 His works were selected as winning photos at The Humanity Photo Awards. In 2008, his first book, "faceless", about the Criminally Insane Asylums in Italy, was published. He won the Gold...

Claudio Cricca (Faceless)
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Claudio Cricca | Faceless

his project, begun in 1998, examines the realities of the Italian Hospitals for the Criminally Insane (formerly mental hospitals for the criminally insane). They remain largely unknown even today. The Italian government is dealing with these actually antiquated institutions, which do not have equivalents on the international scene. Because of...

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PRIVATE 40 | Crossing Boundaries

Through subjects which are hard, frequently morbid and often far from our everyday concerns, these photographers are taking on the primary role of the artist. They are revealing our deepest contradictions and expressing their dreams and the nightmares which we prefer to forget.