2013-2014. From the East to the West in search of a new life, even if Syrian dream of returning home. Hence, they remain pending.
Italy, 2013-2014. Time seems to have stopped at the Industrial Revolution. The backdrop is that of the steel-work hub in Taranto.
Bosnia, 2009-2012. A journey into the memory of Bosnia, a nation still locked in a transition between past and future.
Italy, 2013. The candid stretches of snow-fields amid thick mist and white snow-covered valleys appear as imaginary places.
Croatia, 2012. Blazoned destination with a crystalline sea, a building-site in movement with the signs left by the Homeland war.
Croatia 2009-2012. After the World War II that which had once been a castle for nobility became a hospital for long-term patients.
Italy, 2011. Men, women and trans-gender who await their turn. Each immersed in the setting chosen as their place of work.
Bosnia and Herzegovina 2011. The river Trebisnjica has completely overflown the village of Ravno.
Italy, 2009-2010. The disused classrooms of an Art School became a place where the stories of 90 families are interwoven.
Italy, 2007-11. In 2003 Patrizia became part of the 1.600.000 people who hardly managed to find decent accommodation in the world.
Abruzzo, Italy 2009-2010. Castles made of playing-cards are an authentic illusion. They are unrealised desires, buried dreams.
New York, 2010. An urban farm in the Bronx, where more than 1500 clients work together to realize the hopes of rehabilitation.
Croatia, 2009. It is more than likely that many do not openly declare to being Rom for fear of latent racial discrimination.
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