BLACKBURN Through memories and reflections, the stories associated with three abandoned buildings and their modern counterparts are used to look at what unites and divides the people of this industrial northern town of England. From Brexit to race, industry to ageing, sometimes funny, sometimes affecting, always engaging. A 15-minute documentary commissioned by the Arts Council and directed by award winning London based director Liam Saint-Pierre (originally from Blackburn).
All CCThis started 9 years ago – on 09/09/09! – to share beautiful eternal Stories about Places & People, Cultures and Travels. To wander-explore-daydream together with YOU and to always look at this wonderful World with curious eyes and open minds, everywhere, wherever in search of details that make the difference – because DIFFERENT is BEAUTIFUL!
SEETIES The smartphone as a creative tool for visual storytelling: How do smartphones change our way of seeing, observing, capturing? Are images taken on smartphones simple snaps or art works on their own right? We have decided to learn more about this topic interviewing Rosa Roth, founder and editor-in-chief of THE SMART VIEW – an inspirational independent magazine dedicated to mobile photography.
BUDAPEST In this animated short film directed by Hungarian illustrator Borbála Tompa, we follow the story of five immigrants, two of whom still lives in this city as refugees…
SEETIES The international photography print publication Latent Image Magazine is collecting visual stories for their spring 2018 issue. Deadline: 1st March!
SEETIES A column open to everyone’s contribution and born with the intention of telling female protagonists of past and contemporary History through the places of our cities. #PLACEStoseeWOMENtoknow
PRATO and its people: a series of encounters in collaboration with Made da Franco & USE-IT Prato. Photos and words by Aida Bresolí & Tom McClean. #CCTravellers2016
PISTOIA “The noise of the wheels on the still-warm tile of the patio woke my companions up; it was past 2 AM when I reached the plant nursery and the flat surrounded by yuccas, exhausted from a long car drive and wandering around in the middle of nowhere. Pistoia and its asleep villas seemed to be a lookout checking for strangers like me; I rushed in with no other expectation than a good night of sleep and here they were, waiting for me.” Continue reading this (true) story by Marie Beckrich | illustration: Tom Treadway | #CCTravellers2017
#agiftforatruestory_creativity project asked our community members on Instagram to share true stories about their “creativity”…
PRATO is waiting for you! > Be our special GUEST + Visit the Centro per l’Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci + Explore the City of Prato, in Tuscany, Italy + Find your STORY and SHARE it on our web Guidezine. > HOW? Submit your application by September 16th!