Fabio Sgroi

Photographer
BELGRADE 2001-2013
Location: Palermo
Nationality: Italia
Biography: Fabio Sgroi, photographer, was born in Palermo in 1965. He approached photography in 1984, taking photographs of his friends, young people close to punk and underground music; in 1986 for two years he joined the agency of Letizia Battaglia and... read on
BELGRADE 2001-2013

"City of boundaries" 
Throughout many centuries, the Balkans have been a melting pot of different cultures, and often a focal point of poisonous hatred and devastating wars. Today, their identity is still rooted in a reminiscence of their difficult past. 
This a land of unsure boundaries, where opposites both attract and repel each other. The last decade has violently changed the physical and psychological dimension of these towns, evolving them into a nationalist drama and perhaps the conclusion of an irreversible sense of their own being. Nevertheless, there are vibrant feelings of hope and fear, stemming from the people"™s conflicting sense of their cultural heritage.

2,293

Also by Fabio Sgroi —

VISUAL STORY

Archeology Sicily"™s ruins

By Fabio Sgroi / Sicily — Sicily"™s ruins lie at the heart of our understanding of her history. Some speak of peaceful times whilst..
VISUAL STORY

PAST EUPHORIA

By Fabio Sgroi / Germany, Hungary, Czech Rep. Slovakia, Poland, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Albania, Romania — Is a personal long"“term project about Eastern country. I focused my work throught Germany, Hungary,..
VISUAL STORY

MARSEILLE

By Fabio Sgroi / Marseille
VISUAL STORY

PROLAZ

By Fabio Sgroi — PROLAZ (PASSAGE) This project is about the continuous change experienced in the Balkans over the last..
Join us
For more access