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Artist: Massao Mascaro

Publisher: Chose Commune

Published by Chose Commune, the new book of Massao Mascaro presents an 'ode' to the Mediterranean territory and those who inhabit it through a set of images taken between 2017 and 2020 in Ceuta, Naples, Athens, Palermo, Istanbul, Tunis and Lampedusa. A crossroad of multiple cultures and founding myths, the Mediterranean territory has always been (and even more so today) marked by migration, exile and displacement. In this superb black and white series, the young French photographer alternates between images of a land scorched by the sun and portraits of its youth taken during these different trips. If the work resonates as sensitive and sometimes poetic, it also doesn’t steer away from the harshness of the realities of this territory.

Publication date:2021
Number of pages: 168 pages
Number of images: 81 images
Weight: 980 g.
Dimensions: 24.6 × 29 cm
Language:English / French / Italian


Text by Federico Clavarino

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