In 2006 after living one year in Stockholm I started to work on my paradise essay. It’s my personal vision on the city and its people. I’m searching for a direct, grittier mood, an atmosphere that is different from the usual stereotype of Stockholm and Scandinavia.
Through symbolic images and the graphic language of black and white this essay became an intimate, under the skin view, that also talks for my feelings and emotion, my instant reactions of a place that is strongly related to me because of my family story. I’m born in Milan, half Swedish- half Italian, and I’m living in Stockholm since 2005.
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