Aipad Photography show in NY

AIPAD NY | Happy to be with MeMo fellows Guillem Valle & Manu Brabo at Aipad NYC photo fair. A MeMo solo exhibition in partnership with De Chirico Art Gallery present fine art and limited edition artworks by the 3 authors. Thank you to all of you involved in the project! #photojournalism#art#gallery  

The Dream solo exhibit at MudimaLab

I'm happy to open the #Mudima gallery, a new space for photography in #Milan, with the The Dream project. The Dream will be the first exhibit of this year review on the topic of WAR. Syria, Iraq, Libya, Gaza and Pakistan, every two months #MeMo photographers and friends of our...

Libya 2011-2016 on Time

I was in Libya for the first time at the beginning of the civil war, in February 2011. During the war I went back several times, first to Benghazi to document the fighting in Cyrenaica, along the oil fields of Ras Lanuf, Mersa Brega and Ajdabiya — then to Tripoli,...

Mare Nostrum | MeMo

MeMo new upcoming Exhibition: Mare Nostrum. War and Exodus in the Mediterranean inaugurates the 2nd of December in Zaragoza at IAACC Pablo Serrano at 6pm. In occasion of the opening, the 2nd December at 10:30, MeMo photographers – Fabio Bucciarelli, Diego Ibarra Sánchez  and Jose Colón – will partecipate at a...

The Dream street art installation

After being exhibit in galleries and museum in #NewYork #Sofia #Turin and #Milan The Dream arrives in my home village of Pineto, located in #abruzzo region of Italy. With the help of few nice friends, and the support of the municipality we print more than 200 square meters of photographs of The Dream...

The Dream_Best PhotoBooks of 2016

The Dream has been selected among the Best Photobooks of 2016 by TIME Magazine. Selected by TIME Photo Editor Andrew Katz: " The old adage " don't judge a book by its cover" doesn't work for Fabio Bucciarelli's "The Dream".It's constructed from a life jacket - down to the buckle -...

The Libyan conflict on La Repubblica

During the October 2016 I've been covering for Agence France-Presse the Libyan conflict between Misurata's fighters - allied with the Government of Tripoli and supported by International community - against the Islamic State militants. Here some images published on the italian newspaper LaRepubblica.  

The Dream at De Chirico Gallery

Negli ultimi cinque anni Fabio Bucciarelli ha dedicato la propria vita a documentare i principali conflitti in Africa e in Medio Oriente, palesando al mondo la crudeltà della guerra e i suoi devastanti effetti sulla popolazione civile. Nel 2011 Fabio ha iniziato a sviluppare The Dream, un progetto fotografico sul...

The Dream at Bronx Doc Centre, NY

From Bronx Documentary Center  Fabio Bucciarelli has spent five years documenting the causes and consequences of the largest refugee migration since World War II. In The Dream, Bucciarelli tells the stories of those who have fled the wars in Syria, Libya, Afghanistan and beyond. His photographs reveal the refugees’ humanity...

Interview for Time – The Dream book

I'm very pleased to announce that after 8 months of hard work, my book The Dream has finally been published. Here you can read the first interview released to TIME Lightbox. The book is availables here. Olivier Laurent: The first thing you notice with The Dream is the unusual choice of...

The Dream Book

The Dream is an emotional journey through the human condition, a state of being devoid of a reference point. It wants to tell the stories, reveal the humanity and show the strength of people who are sustained by a dream to be free of war, to find safety, to recover...

Inside the Calais Jungle on Al Jazeera

Calais, France - In the heart of Europe, near the French city of Calais, thousands of refugees live in a self-managed, makeshift camp built on a former toxic waste dump. Close to the sea and a few kilometres from the port of the city, the camp, also known as the...

The Dream on The Guardian

Fabio Bucciarelli has spent years documenting the plight of the thousands fleeing wars in Syria, Libya and Afghanistan and beyond. His images focus on the refugees’ humanity, and the dream that sustains them throughout their difficult journeys. An exhibition of his work, The Dream, is on display at the Bronx...

The Dream at Zona Maco, Mexico

Last week Zona Maco was held in Mexico City, a contemporary art fair which now hosts a large section of independent photography. Fabio Bucciarelli's gallery De Chirico Contemporary was there with some of his images from Syria, Iran and Libya. For more informations: L'Oeil de la Photographie article Zona Maco International...

1st prize at Picture of the year (POYi)

Thrilled to receive the 1st prize in the Picture of the Year - Exodus category - with an image from "The Dream" project taken in the Greek Island of Lesbos on November 2015.   Here the article on NY Times.

The Dream on Leica Magazine LFI

“Many people suffer, but some suffer more than others. Freedom and democracy, the end of a dictatorship and hope for the future are the reasons at the root of many revolutions. Revolutions are fierce processes that force millions of people to leave their homeland. Revolutions are also slow processes, so...

Battle to Death at Spazio 32, La Spezia

From November 20, 2015 to January 8, 2016 Battle to Death project will be exhibited at the gallery Spazio 32 in La Spezia. Battle to Death has been realized in Syria during Spring 2012, to document the battle between government troops of President Assad and the Free Syrian Army. The 21 images in the...

The Dream on Internazionale

Secondo l’Organizzazione internazionale per le migrazioni (Oim), dal 1 gennaio al 22 novembre 2015 sono arrivati in Grecia più di 712mila profughi o migranti, più di 142mila sono arrivati in Italia7, e quasi quattromila in Spagna. Nello stesso periodo 3.548 persone sono morte nel mare Mediterraneo nel tentativo di raggiungere...

The Dream on Yahoo

When the first refugees, immigrant workers from Bangladesh and Sub-Saharan countries, were fleeing from violence in the Benghazi region of Libya, photographer Fabio Bucciarelli recognized the tremendous suffering and intractable situation facing refugees. Even before the NATO intervention in Libya, hundreds of men and women were struggling to flee the...

THE DREAM ON IL REPORTAGE

Un viaggio che dal 2011, anno delle così dette Primavere arabe, arriva fino alle ultime settimane lungo la rotta balcanica per documentare l’esodo di centinaia di migliaia di rifugiati provenienti da Siria, Iraq e Afghanistan in cammino verso le capitali del Nord Europa. Un lavoro con il quale Fabio Bucciarelli,...

‘The Dream’ Crowdfunding

Today starts Fabio's Crowdfunding campaign for " The Dream " - an amazing editorial project developed together with FotoEvidence Press. The book will collect all the work Fabio has been doing since 2011, documenting intimately the stream of refugees and migrants fleeing conflicts. It represents an important document about the...

International NYTimes cover

On assignment for The New York Times, Fabio photographed the personal affects belonged to the refugees deceased during the 18th April shipwreck.  The tragedy - occurred in the Mediterranean not far from Libya's coast - caused more than 700 deaths. The pictures have been taken inside LABANOF laboratory of Milan's University....

UNHCR for TIME

Fabio Bucciarelli was dispatched to Sicily last May to record the arrivals of thousands of refugees in Italy. And Prickett was asked to follow Syrian and Iraqi people who had sought refuge in Turkey and Greece. They are just three of the many photographers whose work with the organization is...