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Ocoloy, April 2015

Massimo Cristaldi Essays

My Ocoloy for April has been partially tampered by my broken(!) Ricoh. Yes, it stopped working so I had to send it back for fixing. Hence, in April, I really missed it. Fewer shots in this month, some of them taken with Sony A7r+35mm. Indeed, it was fun for a number of reasons. I love shooting at night and hence …

DPReview: Touch Ground

Massimo Cristaldi Published works

Touch Ground has been today published by DPReview.com. Touch Ground: Massimo Cristaldi documents cost of migration Photographer and dpreview.com member Massimo Cristaldi has spent the past five years documenting illegal migration from North Africa into Europe through Sicily and its islands. Last year alone more than 40,000 desperate migrants made the journey, which many did not survive. In ‘Touch Ground’ …

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Touch Ground (2009-2014)

Massimo Cristaldi Projects

Nel 2013 circa 42.000 migranti hanno sfidato il mare per raggiungere l’Italia e l’Europa, soprattutto attraverso la Sicilia e nelle sue isole minori. Svariate migliaia di persone hanno fatto lo stesso percorso negli anni precedenti. In Touch Ground ho fotografato le spiagge, i porti, le scogliere, i luoghi dove, negli ultimi anni, sono sbarcati (o hanno tentato di arrivare) i …

Italy in motion: pictures of the show

Massimo Cristaldi Exhibitions

I had the pleasure to attend the opening of the show “Italy in Motion“, curated by Chloe Chelz, at the Coral Gables Museum in Miami. The exhibition, that will go on till June 23rd, focuses on design and mobility, employing the overlapping themes of Style, Velocity and Identity. As objects of material culture, cars, motorcycles, scooters and bicycles as well …

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Photomed 2012 – snapshots of the exhibition

Massimo Cristaldi News

I’ve put together a small gallery containing the snapshots of the Photomed 2012 SIMULACRA installation in Sanary sur mer and some pics of the vernissage. The locations was really peculiar and adapt to SIMULACRA: the front part of a small chapel, Notre Dame de la Pitiè, built in 1560 over a wonderful terrace overlooking the sea and the port of …

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Festival Photomed 2012, 24-05/17-06, France

Massimo Cristaldi Exhibitions

My work SIMULACRA has been selected for this year edition of the Festival Photomed. The festival will be in Sanary-sur-mer, Bandol, Island of Bendor and in Toulon from May 24th to June 17th. I’ll be attending the opening of the festival. About 20 exhibitions: Massimo Vitali, Morrocan photography, Joel Meyerowitz, Jacques Henri Lartigue, Bernard Faucon, Bernard Plossu, Walter Carone, Martine Voyeux, …

Galleria L’Arte Club, Catania: Video, Reviews,

Massimo Cristaldi News

Just published a short video and some comments on the exhibition in Catania. Comunicati Exibart Undo Tribart Dopo aver presentato di recente diverse mostre in Belgio, Stati Uniti e Francia, Massimo Cristaldi torna nella sua Catania. Fotografo di fama internazionale, nei locali della galleria L’arte club curata da Pippo Pappalardo, propone alcuni dei suoi scatti più suggestivi effettuati nel periodo …

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Catania, Italia – Fotografie: 2006-2011

Massimo Cristaldi Exhibitions

Invito Dopo le ultime mostre in Belgio, Stati Uniti e Francia è un piacere invitarvi alla mostra personale nella mia città, Catania. La mostra, curata da Pippo Pappalardo, inizierà con il vernissage Venerdì 16 Dicembre alle 18.00 e si concluderà il 7 Gennaio 2012. La mostra si terrà nei locali della Galleria L’Arte Club, via di San Giuliano 200, 95131 …

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Paris, France – Chic Art Fair (21-24 Oct. 2011)

Massimo Cristaldi Exhibitions

Photographs from my Insulae will be on display during the Chic Art Fair, in Paris, from 21 to 24 October 2011 in the Agence Revelateur boot. CHIC Artfair At la Cité de la Mode et du Design 34, QUAI D’AUSTERLITZ 75013 PARIS Hours Friday, October 21 – 12:00-8:00 PM Saturday, October 22 – 12:00-9:00 PM Sunday, October 23 – 12:00-8:00 …