On the "rebirth" of the Silk Road
After being marked by Genghis Khan, Amir Timur, the Russian Empire and the Bolshevik revolution, the Uzbek people, with a peerless sense of hospitality, today seem to catch up with the rest of westernized world, paying attention not to loose their very own roots, bringing the country to a kind of rebirth stage. In my journey from Tashkent to Nukus through Samarkand, Bukhara and Khiva, I collected a series of impressions/sensations summarized in this photographic work.
Urban still life
(in progress since 2012)
Home is where the air I breath sends me back to my mother's womb.
It's the place where the colors and the smells remind me of my first kiss.
Home is where the warmth of the sun gives me peace and the hot summers make everything going slow. I left home many times but I've always come back.
Home is not a perfect place where to live, but somehow it's the place where I feel safe...
Free to walk
An at glance overview of how Poland looks today.
Between the wounds of the past and the strong will of going fast forward towards the future, these photographs try to depict its present.