sabrina merolla

Photographer, Multimedia Storyteller, Sinologist (PhD)
   
Location: London
Nationality: Italian
Biography:             Photographer, multimedia story-teller and sinologist longly living between China and Italy.  Her previous projects have mainly focused on contemporary China and its multifaceted identities and... read on
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My Blue Days with F.: a Photographer's Raw, Autobiographical Diary about Fibromyalgia and MCS
sabrina merolla
Jun 6, 2016
"It was self-therapy at first, but over time, it became a journey through the issues connected to disability, seen from the inside and the outside.

I wanted to question: how can we accept ourselves again, if our society constantly makes us feel weak and wrong?

In China, the disease was dismissed outright. But back in Italy, my syndrome was never taken too seriously either. Even here, I still meet doctors who assume that fibromyalgia does not exist.

Like any other disability, fibromyalgia brings loneliness. But breaking thorough the isolating bubble surrounding it can open the way to a life still worth living.

I started doing it my own way: through photography, to give voice to my own and similar stories..."

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"Daydreamings and White Lies" at FESTIVAL OF ETHICAL PHOTOGRAPHY / OFF Exhibition

By sabrina merolla —  My personal reportage/photocollage about my own C ovid19 l ockdown experience with MCS ( multiple..
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Justice Magazine - Proud to Be Here

By sabrina merolla — I'm so VERY proud to have become part of a terrific team at Just Mag [Justice Magazine]! It's made..
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A HANDFUL OF SOIL

By Sabrina Merolla / Armenia — A handful of shots from A HANDFUL OF SOIL, my ongoing project on contemporary Armenia, published this month..
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BOEKMAN - If Art Can Change the World

By sabrina merolla / Neatherlands —   My  If Art Can Change the World ,  about  the self-governed community of artists and..
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If Art Can Change the World Shortlisted for the Marilyn Stafford Fotoreportage Award

By sabrina merolla / Naples — I had a dream photo reportage project about a growing network of municipalities that represent a different..
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