Thursday, November 26, 2015

Foggy Duomo

Few nights of fog covering Torino, created an mysterious atmosphere.....

The simple quaint architecture of the Duomo and the foggy atmosphere provoked a mysterious feeling....

Monday, November 23, 2015

Eating Out In Autumn

Is a chilling Autumn, still people are willing to eat out, sitting outside and have their meals.
So, this restaurant at piazza Carignano setup heating units with giant flames to keep its customers warm and good.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Foreign Encounter

Two 'foreigners' under a more deserted point in piazza Castello, under the arcade. 

One sitting there texting on his mobile, while the other just entered and most likely wondering whether or not to approach him for some coins....

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

The Black Wolves

A pack of black wolves with bloodly jaws crowding against a pile of book s, , this dramatic art exhibition with strong social content is the work of chinese artist Liu Ruo Wang.

It is installed in the Cortile del Rettorato of the University Of Turin.

The message of the artist is a protest against the increasingly materialized society which indifference towards arts, religion and culture, it is also a complaint towards those in power of their disinterest in culture.

Friday, November 13, 2015

Yoga By The River

A group of people sitting by the side of the river Po, pratising Yoga....
Again, not sure why.....

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Autumn Leaves

Autumn, the season of colors, when the green of summer turns into the red, the yellow, the golden. And also the heat changes into the cool. Autumn, the season of changes toward an end.

Friday, November 6, 2015

Colorful Man

He is one of those 'personaggio' of Turin, a prominent character that can be seen around town.
His tattoos and his colorful outfit make him stand out from the crowd and he is pretty cool with it, even when people look at him in a certain way. I think he is cool ....

His name is Angelo Piovano. He should be about 77 years old by now and he started his first attoo at the age of 56.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Books Selling Under The Arcades

The world longest bookstall under the arcades from via Roma all the way up to piazza Carlo Felice. Unprecedented success for the ninth edition of the 'Portici di Carta', which was filled with people who love book, reading, words and ideas of the historic center of Turin.  
Throughout that week- end, the arcades of Via Roma, Piazza San Carlo and Piazza Carlo Felice became a library over two kilometers long. More than eighty booksellers in Turin and the metropolitan city, 40 small and medium publishers of Piedmont, antique dealers and booksellers.

'Portici di Carta' under the arcade at the beginning of via Roma.

Monday, November 2, 2015

Ephemeral Flame

CDP November theme Ephemeral.

The flash of flame went over the top of the pipe when Max was ready to take a puff after the pizza we had in the restaurant at piazza Carlo Alberto.

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