Giulio Piscitelli | From Here to There

Country of origin: Italy
Project location: Italy
Program: Magnum Foundation Fund
Year: 2013

For many immigrants Italy is the desired final destination, for others it is considered the long arm of Europe and simply a passage to reach the North European countries, but often the “Bel Paese” becomes for immigrants a fenced wall. Especially since the Arab Spring there have been an influx of immigrants from Libya and Tunisia. Giulio Piscitelli will describe the dynamics of immigration in Italy. He has already documented the range of people leaving the North African coast towards Italy. Hew will now a focus on how the immigration flows influence and change the Italian society.