Matalena is a photographic project realized on the territory of Castrocielo (Frosinone). The initial idea of the work was born from a photography campaign by Annie Leibovitz for Moncler, inspired by a Russian folk legend, “The Queen of Ice.” After studying the research and books of Ernesto De Martino for a long time, such as “Sud e Magia” I decided to do a similar job in the area of Castrocielo. I was aware of many legends related to the country, but superficially. The work lasted a year, in which the research part was fundamental. Many legends animated the territory, but […]
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