Forcella by Valentina Piccinni and Jean-Marc Caimi

Forcella is photobook by two photographers who have a history of working together on long-time projects and assignments: Valentina Piccinni and Jean-Marc Caimi. It was  first published in 2015 with Witty Kiwi as a 132-pages trade edition. The book takes us on a rough ride through the oldest neighbourhoods of Naples: …

Kanaval by Leah Gordon

©Leah Gordon The eternal and universal world of carnival has famously been described by the Russian theoretic Mikhail Bakhtin in a book about the culture of carnival in the work of François Rabelais. This fascinating study explains in detail how, in the late middle ages, the culture of carnival was …

The End of La Belle Epoque by Misha Pedan

Misha Pedan‘s “The End of La Belle Epoque” offers us a remarkable testimony of life in Ukraine, during the last few years of the era of socialism.  The design of the book itself is quiet classical and gives it a solid feeling like the feeling of a traditional (pre-digital) family …