HONG KONG He did it again! Two years after 24h LOS ANGELES, French photographer Karl Hab presents his new book 24h HONG KONG. Here is a little preview for curious people like you
SEETIES Caro Hermann Hesse, se nel 1904 ti arrabbiavi “contro gli orrori del turismo moderno”, non osiamo immaginare cosa potresti scrivere oggi.
SEETIES & CHRISTMAS In the deep web of nostalgia, we found a lovely vintage book on classic Christmas drawings, dated 1986. You just have to look at these little exercises to go back in time and rekindle that wonderful creative instinct that belongs to every human being… 😉
DALLAS On the occasion of the theatre release of “Jackie” – film directed by Pablo Larraìn and nominated for three Academy Awards – CCT proposes you this interview and puts the book “November 22, 1963” in its Sunday Tips for reading.
MILANO In 1896, the Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi founded Casa di Riposo per Musicisti: a home to host older musicians and opera singers, less lucky than him, people who had lived for Music and then found themselves penniless in their sunset years. Swiss photographer Eric Bachmann and German journalist Christian Kämmerling take us to inside this place.
SEETIES From comments on self image to the joy of Fridays, this 160-page book depicts our daily life in a wry and charismatic way.
LOS ANGELES Forget about Hollywood and let your mind fly over the beauty of this city, showed from many angles through the “snake eyes” of young photographer Karl Hab.
“Fin da bambina avevo sentito in modo confuso come nella città l’uomo dia una sfida incessante e superba alla natura per lui limitata e insufficiente. In verità, circoscrivendo in certo modo la sua prigione, l’uomo si sente tra le mura cittadine più libero e possente che sotto l’infinito cielo stellato, …”
“I do not think much has changed since that time,” – says Paco – “at Sandokan’s time there was the Opium War in India, now there are McDonald’s in Afghanistan”.