The Mediterranean seen by photographers and travellers

Cradle of myths and history, the Mediterranean has been a favourite travel destination since the early years of photography. The blooming industry understood the travellers’ need for exoticism and visible testimony and the photographers, not without difficulties, illustrated every corner of the world. Leaving behind a priceless heritage.

True Fictions – At the edge of reality

Staged photography, a genre that has revolutionized the language of photography since the 1980s, is at the heart of the exhibition now open again to the public in Reggio Emilia. Over one hundred works that, through staging, parallel realities, inventions inspired by cinema, show that pivotal moment that opened the doors of art to photography.