On his visit to Rio de Janeiro, Giordano Cipriani didn’t just focus on Ipanema and carnival, but the favelas as well. He gives the briefest glimpse into organic neighbourhoods that have something of a reputation as dangerously unwelcoming no-go areas…[ >]
Legend says that Dionysus, son of Zeus brought the first vine to ancient Sicily and it certainly seems that Sicily has been sending wine across the Mediterranean since time began. With the heat of Mount Etna warming their roots and the cooling Ionian Sea breeze on the swelling fruit, the vines at the heart of […]
Even in the 21st century, travel around the Pacific Island of Papua New Guinea is challenging. Rugged mountains protect isolated valleys and the island’s topography helped create many culturally distinct – and (historically) mutually hostile – cultures and communities. It’s said that even today, there are significant pockets of uncharted territory in Papua New Guinea. […]
In Italy, the Palio di Asti predates the more famous Palio di Siena by about 400 years, having run almost every year since the 13th century.
Photographer Ben Pipe heard that the Palio di Asti was more accessible, more intimate than the Palio di Siena, and on impulse, he flew out for a long weekend in late summer […]
Come Inside! Corrado Piccoli discovers a typically warm Italian welcome in New York City’s Little Italy in the Bronx where Joseph Artuso of Artuso’s Bakery took him on a personal tour of Arthur Avenue, the heart of a thriving NY community […]
4Corners’ Russian contributor Konstantin Trubavin finds the surfing community a truly multicultural affair. Living in Bali since 2010, he tells us there are expats from the USA, from Brazil, Japan and his native Russia. People from all over the world are making Bali home, drawn there by the waves.[…]
How is it possible to keep alive the memory of something we didn’t experience without losing its true meaning? Rather than adopt a purely documentary approach, Croppi allows the aesthetic quality of his work to illuminate a historical truth, engaging the viewer’s emotions to relive the tragedy of the Shoah.[…]