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Touch Ground su Witness Journal

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Il numero 85 di Witness Journal è dedicato agli autori selezionati per la mostra Closer che apre stasera a Bologna presso la QR Photogallery. Assieme ai lavori di Gaetano Fisicaro, Marco Panzetti, Camillo Pasquarelli, Gabriele Cecconi anche il mio Touch Ground. Il mio ultimo lavoro su Witness Journal era stato a Men’s World nel lontano 2008.  

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La Quatrieme Image 2015

Massimo Cristaldi Exhibitions

I’ll be participating, with a dedicated stand, to La Quatrieme Image, starting on Oct 27th in Paris at l’Espace des Blancs Manteaux and finishing on November 1st. At the fair I’ll be presenting works belonging to “Suspended“. Pieces from my “Touch Ground” will be on display at the stand of my France agent, L’Agence Revelateur. For those coming to the …

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DVAFoto: Touch Ground

Massimo Cristaldi Published works

DVAFoto published today a short interview on Touch Ground. Have you made any news reportage of the immigration story in Italy? Not really “news” reportage in the sense that I like to come back to a place after the happenings. I believe there are too many screaming photos of desperate people on those “hope boats” and, as often happens, we’re …

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Lensculture: Touch Ground

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Lensculture spotlight is today dedicated to my latest project, Touch Ground. In 2013 alone, over 40,000 migrants braved the Mediterranean Sea in an attempt to reach Italy (and Europe). Many of these migrants ended up in Sicily and the surrounding islands. The route was a familiar one, as thousands of these people have previously traveled this route in years past …

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ETH Zurich: 17-11-2014

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I’ve been invited to present my works by ETH, Department of Architecture, in Zurich. The seminar will take place on November 17th 2014, from 16.00. The seminar theme is relevant for my approach to photography: The Urban Mutations on the Edge seminar is composed of a series of public lectures addressing the dynamic global peripheries that we believe are most …

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Sikanie: 11-12-2014

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ATTENZIONE: Rinviato all’11 Dicembre per allerta meteo. Giovedì 11 Dicembre, dalle 20.00, sarò ospite dagli amici di Sikanie ad una serata alla quale mi hanno gentilmente invitato. Avrò modo di parlare del mio lavoro e della mia “Metafora dei Limiti”. Se sei a Catania puoi partecipare all’incontro: le riunioni si Sikanie sono aperte a tutti – Ulteriori informazioni sull’evento in …

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International Photography Awards 2014

Massimo Cristaldi Awards

My latest work Touch Ground has been awarded at the International Photography Awards (IPA) 2014 with an honorable mention in Professional Night Photography.   PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Linda Dzhema Email: [email protected] International Photography Awards Announces Category Winners of the 2014 Competition. On September 30, 2014 the International Photography Awards competition (IPA) announced Category Winners of 2014 …

DPReview: Touch Ground

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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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Intervista con Sicilia&Donna su Touch Ground

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“Sicilia & Donna” ha pubblicato oggi l’intervista che Alessandra Fassari mi ha fatto su Touch Ground. Nel 2013 circa 42.000 migranti hanno sfidato il mare per raggiungere l’Italia e l’Europa, non di certo alla ricerca della felicità, ma semplicemente della vita! Se, in un retorico approccio di umanizzazione dei territori, la stessa geografia terrestre ha voluto assegnare alla Sicilia -ora …

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Touch Ground (2009-2014)

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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 …