All posts tagged “Bar

Condensed World

“When he looks at an image, the viewer wants to make up a story.” (Bruce Gilden) “I think that the most important thing that photography can do is to relate both the photographer and the viewer’s memories.” (Daido Moriyama) My personal (kind of) tribute to […]

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Chair

– Secondo me quella sedia lì va spostata. – Anche secondo me quella sedia lì va spostata. – Facile dirlo quando lo han detto gli altri. – Se è per questo sono anni che lo dico e nessuno mi ascolta. – Da un’approfondita analisi storica […]

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Refugee and borders

“The refugee should be considered for what he is, that is, nothing less than a border concept that radically calls into question the principles of the nation-state and, at the same time, helps clear the field for a no-longer-delayable renewal of categories” (G. Agamben) Venice, […]

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Certi posti, certe sere

Certi posti, certe sere, con una certa compagnia, con un certo drink, con una certa attenzione, con un certo senso di appartenenza, con una certa indifferenza, con un certo sguardo. Some places, some evenings, with a specific company, with a known drink, with care, with a sense […]

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Pronto?

This picture, taken in Northern Italy on a hot afternoon, made me think about an Ericsson Mobile advertising quite popular few years ago: “It’s about communication between people, the rest is technology”. Questa foto, scattata durante un pomeriggio assolato in Nord Italia, mi ha fatto […]

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Bartender in Berlin

Uscendo sotto la pioggia di un gelido pomeriggio di Gennaio non potevo evitarlo. E’ il barista del Ständige Vertretung. Nasconde misteri. Getting out in the rain of a freezing afternoon in January, I couldn’t avoid him. He’s the bartender at the Ständige Vertretung. He’s hiding mysteries. […]

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Scattered world

“World is not only just one world, but the world itself is scattered. We just copy these scattered worlds by using photography” These words by Daido Moriyama came to my mind when looking at this photo, taken at Alt Wien Bar in Vienna, on a […]

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Important meeting

These two gentlemen in Padova were sitting outside a bar “Sotto el Saeon”, under the “Palazzo della Ragione”, in the very centre of the city. Only a glass was missing for a perfect portrait: he borrowed my spritz and went on talking. Padova, Italy, September […]

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