"I choseto speakof L'Aquila,today,through apassage fromValico di città/ Crossingthe citymy projectof writingmestizobetween photography/ theater/ videoI share withCamillaInverardifrom L'Aquila."
Dear city, todaymanywill rememberyou andwill talk about you, almost to rebuildthe wallsaround yournewroads, homes, support. It is for meto follow this stepbyfar, I'm swinging,rockingthoughtsfar, far awayfrom here, far away, far awayfrom me.... Rocker,between whatwas andwhat will be,as a childwaiting indisciplined silence. Rocker,perchedin my 18years toobulky toswingchildhood, andI look towardsmynew home, Assergi, dormitory anddistrictbranchof my city.
Assergi, L'Aquila, Italy
InValico di città/ Crossing the city thepass ofgraphic textsand photographsare the resultof a work starteda yearago,after seeingthetruecity, afterthe experience of silenceand dust,following mydesire and need tophotograph the cityin itsmost intimatebody:home interiors,theinteriorityofpeople. My 'photograph'wanted toreceivedifferent meanings,and had todowith different languages, modifyingbordersofphotojournalism sometimes completelyeliminatingup tothe image. So I begana work in progressfor atheatrical narrative,photographs andvideos thatI'm presentingin different contexts,butdo not consider itfinished yet. Todaythe thing thatsurprises meis that aftermytrip toL'Aquila, whatever does not take photos with my cameracontinues toemergestronglyfrom my memory,as ifI myselfwere asensitive film retaininga latent imagefrom which born everytime anew writing,of light andshadows.